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Death of cross-border carriers (Kolbars)

Basir Ahmadzadeh was shot and severely wounded by IRGC border agents in Paveh, western #Iran and died of his injuries at a hospital after five days.

To make a living & survive, cross-border carriers (Kolbars) ship goods across the borders on their back or horseback.

They face serious risk due to climate conditions, falling into rivers or valleys, landmines explosion, and gunfire by border guards or snipers and this is the only way for their business purposes to provide needful for their families to be alive.


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