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Two Kurdish Porters Injured by Iranian and Turkish Border Guards


The Iranian, as well as Turkish, border guards on Tuesday left a couple of Kurdish porters injured, a human rights group revealed.

The Turkish border forces opened fire at a group of porters in Khoi city, near Urmia, where they left Saiwandin Kllashi, 35, severely wounded, Hengaw Organization for Human Rights said.

Meanwhile, the Iranian border guards wounded a Kurdish porter identified as Hamid Husseini, 27, who was taken to a Kermanshah hospital for medical treatment.

According to Hengaw agency, at least 31 Kurdish porters have been wounded in the border areas in August.
Last Modified: Wednesday، 02 September 2020 12:34 PM