Young Kurdish Porter Killed by Iranian Border Guards

00:13 - 26 August 2019


HENGAW — Iranian border guards killed another Kurdish porter in the border areas of Baneh, Kurdistan province.

Hengaw Organization for Human Rights has learned that the porter was shot dead after the Iranian forces opened fire at a group of porters carrying goods in the vicinity of Sartazin village.

The victim is identified as “Salam Amini”.

Eyewitnesses said he was shot from a close distance.