A Kolbar killed on the borders of Salmas

A Kolbar killed on the borders of Salmas

14:40 - 7 December 2020


 Hengaw : A Kolbar from Salmas district of West Azerbaijan ( Urmia ) province in Iranian Kurdistan was killed on the border of this city with Turkey’s Kurdistan by the border guards of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

 According to a report received by Hengaw Human Rights Organization, on Sunday, December 6, 2020, a Kolbar from Salmas, identified as Farzad Saadouzadeh, 41-year-old , married and father of two children, was killed by border guards of the Islamic Republic of Iran while crossing the borders . 

 According to an informed source, the forces stationed at the border checkpoint in the village of Kuzorash opened fire on a group of Kolbars who were carrying loads to the other side of the border from close range without any warning.