Clashes among Iranian border guards and an armed group resulted in the death of three Iranian soldiers near the Kurdish city of Sardasht, local sources told Avatoday.
Iranian border guards on Monday killed another Kurdish Kolbar (porters who carry heavy loads on their backs traveling across Iran-Iraq border) from the city of Sardasht, eyewitnesses told Avatoday.
At least three Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps including a commander were killed and several others were wounded as a clash erupted on Tuesday in the Kurdistan Province’s Divandareh, allegedly with Kurdish forces.
Mustafa Salimi, an Iranian Kurdish political activist, was executed in Saqez on Saturday after he was arrested and handed over to Tehran by security forces of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK).
Security forces of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) arrested Mustafa Salimi an Iranian Kurdish political activist on Tuesday and deported him to Iran, one of Salimi’s family members told Avatoday.
Based on the reports received by Avatoday from the city of Saqez, more than 125 people including medical staff who were diagnosed with the coronavirus died in Imam the cities’ two hospitals.
Tens of people including 15 health personnel in Kurdistan Province’s city of Dehgolan have been diagnosed with Coronavirus while the city suffers from lack of COVID-19 test kits, source said on Saturday.
Dr. Rahim Yousifpour, a specialist from Kurdish city of Saqez published a video on his Instagram page on Friday saying he is under constant pressure from judiciary due to his pre-warning about coronavirus outbreak.
25 health personnel of Besat Hospital in the Kurdish city of Sine (Sanandaj) have been infected with Coronavirus due to lack of proper protection equipment, three sources confirmed to Avatoday on Thursday.
Iranian Intelligence Agency told an activist in prison that they will infect him with the new coronavirus unless he signs a written confession by authorities.