Hengaw :At least 7 members of the Iranian Border Guards Regiment have been killed and wounded in an armed clash between Iranian forces and a Kurdish opposition party at around 2:00 PM in local time ,on Friday, November 13, 2020, in the border heights of the Silvana region of Urmia that lasted less than an hour.
Additionally, 3 members of the Iranian Border Guard Regiment were killed and 4 others were wounded. However, The Iranian State Media announced the number of wounded only 2.
The Iranian State Media have identified the 3 killed member of the Iranian Border Guards as second lieutenant Muslem Jahanara (second lieutenant) , Malek Taher (second lieutenant ) and the Kamran Keramat(conscript)
Hengaw sources stated that no casualties were reported from the Kurdish opposition party and that they had left the area.
As of preparation of this report , no Kurdish opposition parties have claimed responsibility for the clashes yet .