Iranian Border Guards Kill Kurdish Teenage Kolbar

16:18 - 8 August 2018


Hengaw: Iranian border guards overnight on Tuesday killed a young Kurdish porter (better known as kolbar in Kurdish) on the border between Iran and Kurdistan Region.

According to Hengaw Organisation for human rights , Hasel Badbarin , 19, was gunned down the Iranian forces while carrying goods between the borders.

Iranian border guards opened fire at a group of porters, among them Badbarin, who Iranian border guards opened direct fire at a group of porters, among them Badbarin, He died of injuries , According to Hengaw reports.

An eyewitness said the group came under fire without any warnings from the Iranian forces.

According to the data published on Hengaw website, 16 Kurdish porters have been killed or injured by Iranian forces in July .