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One Kolbar Killed and Another One Wounded at the Border Areas of Oshnavieh and Orumiyeh

One Kolbar Killed and Another One Wounded at the Border Areas of Oshnavieh and Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-07 02:00
One Kolbar has been killed and another one injured in the border areas of Oshnavieh (Shno in Kurdish) and Orumiyeh by direct shooting of the Iranian border guards yesterday. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that the border guards of ...
One Kolbar Killed and Another One Wounded at the Border Areas of Oshnavieh and Orumiyeh - Kurdistan Human Rights

Two Kolbars Injured at the Borders of Orumiyeh and Baneh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-01-02 02:01
During the past week, two Kolbars were have been injured by direct shooting of Iranian frontier forces at the borders of Baneh and Orumiyeh. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that Iranian border guards of Mergor in Orumiyeh have targ ...

Four Kolbars Wounded and One Drowned in Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-27 02:00
Since late December, four kolbars have been wounded by direct shooting of Iranian frontier forces at the border areas of Sardasht and Khoy and a kolbar from Baneh has been drowned in the river while carrying cargo. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) ha ...

A Kolbar Wounded at Oshnavieh Border

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-23 02:00
A Kolbar has been shot and injured by the Iranian border guards at Oshnavieh(Also knwon Shno in Kurdish) border . Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that Iranian border guards Dasht Bil region of Shno have opened fire on a group of Ko ...

Two Kurdish Civilians Arrested by Security Forces in Marivan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-18 02:01
Iranian Security Forces arrested at least two Kurdish civilians in Marivan and transferred to an unknown location on Thursday, December 13. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that security forces in the Marivan industrial town raided ...

Continued Systematic Killings of Border Tradesmen and Kolbars by Iranian Border Guards

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-18 02:01
A group of kolbars was targeted by the Iranian border guards without any prior warning at the Hange Jale of Baneh on Friday, December 14, which resulted in the death of a kolbar and injury of another one. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been inf ...

A Kolbar Died Due To Avalanches Fall At The Border Areas Of Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-16 02:02
On Friday morning, the body of a Kolbar who had lost his life due to Avalanche fall at the border areas of Orumiyeh, was found by the local people. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that the body of the Kurdish Kolbar, who had gone m ...

Parts of Erbil Citadel Collapses after Heavy Rainfall

BAS News - 2018-12-11 09:19
ERBIL — The recent heavy rainfalls have damaged parts of Erbil citadel, endangering the rest of the historic site. Pictures have gone viral on social media, showing at least one house on the outside fence of the citadel destroyed. The citadel, with over ...

Magnitude 4.6 Earthquake Shakes Iranian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2018-12-09 09:07
ERBIL — Another earthquake hit the Kurdish areas of Sarpol-e Zahab and Qasre Shirin in Kermanshah province, west of Iran. According to Iranian media reports, the quake, measured at 4.6 on Richter scale, occurred at around 06:45 local time in the morning. ...

Why ‘Venom’, a stupid film about a monster, has killed ‘A Star Is Born’ at the box office

Irishtimes - 2018-12-08 12:54

Continued Killing of Kolbars and Tradesmen by Border Guards at Border Areas

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-05 02:00
Kolbars and border tradesmen spend deathlike days in the border areas of Kurdistan. Only in the past 48 hours, two kolbars have been shot by border guards in Piranshahr while another one has been wounded. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been inf ...

Monday’s Airstrike Killed 13 IS Militants South of Kurdistan

BAS News - 2018-12-04 08:54
ERBIL — At least 13 Islamic State (IS) jihadists were killed Monday in multiple airstrikes carried out by the US-led Coalition in the rural areas of Kifri, south of Sulaymaniyah. A Peshmerga commander, who spoke to BasNews on condition of anonymity, reve ...

The Western Gaze and the violent binary of Colonized Agency

Hawzhin Press - 2018-12-03 23:57
The way in which the Rojava revolution is being analyzed and presented by White, Western voices is deeply problematic and The post The Western Gaze and the violent binary of Colonized Agency appeared first on Hawzhin Azeez. ...

Landmine Explosion Wounds Two in Iranian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2018-12-02 15:09
ERBIL — At least two Kurdish civilians were wounded after a landmine exploded in the mountainous border areas of Bana, Kurdistan province, in the western part of Iran. The incident happened on Sunday near Hangazhal village of Bana, according to Hangaw Or ...

One Kolbar Killed and Three Kolbars Injured by Shooting of Iranian Border Troops

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-12-01 02:01
At least one Kolbar has been killed and four others wounded in the Baneh and Sardasht border areas over the past few days while another Kolbar was wounded due to falling from the mountain. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that force ...

Iranian Forces Kill Kurdish Porter, Wound His Brother

BAS News - 2018-11-30 16:42
ERBIL — Another Kurdish porter (also known as Kolbar) was killed by the Iranian border guards on Thursday in the border areas between Iranian Kurdistan and the Kurdistan Region. The shooting reportedly took place near Piranshahr in Western Azerbaijan pro ...

Two Kolbars Wounded at the Border Areas of Sardasht and Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-11-30 02:01
Two Kolbars have been injured in the border areas of Sardasht and Orumiyeh during the past two days by direct shooting of the Iranian border guards. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that a Kolbar named Mamish Alizadeh from Orumiyeh ...

A Teacher Summoned and Interrogated by IRGC in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-11-17 02:02
Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) summoned and interrogated Eskandar Lotfi, a teacher and guild activist from Mariwan, regarding his guild activities at Sanandaj for several hours. The Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that th ...