PJAK Kills 2 Border Guards

PJAK Kills 2 Border Guards

Members of the banned Party for Free Life in Kurdistan (PJAK) group killed two Iranian border guards and injured five others in an armed clash in the northwestern border region.
A gunfight occurred on Saturday evening between police serving with the Orumiyeh Border Regiment and PJAK militants, Tasnim News Agency reported.  
According to reports, troops from the Ziyaee border company came under attack as they were moving along the border for a routine change of guard. The clash resulted in the martyrdom of Major Mohammad Reza Firouzi, commander of the company, and Warrant Officer Mohammad Reza Farahi. PJAK is an offshoot of the internationally-recognized terrorist group, the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), which conducts deadly operations in western Iran, northern Iraq and southern Turkey.
PJAK terrorists regularly engage in armed clashes with Iranian security forces along the country’s western shared border with Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan region.


Short URL : https://goo.gl/Y89LKV
  1. https://goo.gl/4J2j0B
  • https://goo.gl/J2KHnh
  • https://goo.gl/m1ZE8G
  • https://goo.gl/PUdcnl
  • https://goo.gl/wscFi4

You can also read ...

Iran Wants EU to Present Economic Package Compensating US JCPOA Withdrawal
Senior diplomats from Iran and five world powers met in Vienna...
Rouhani Congratulates Jordan King
President Hassan Rouhani sent a congratulated Jordan's King...
Moroccan Charges Unwarranted
 The Foreign Ministry categorically rejected the “repetitive”...
US House Amendment Curtails Trump Warmongering
The US House of Representatives late Tuesday unanimously...
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei addresses authorities in Tehran on Wednesday.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei...
Support for Lebanese Unity
Iran’s Ambassador in Lebanon Mohammad Fathali welcomed the...
President Vladimir Putin (R) and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron shake hands as they leave after a news conference in St. Petersburg on May 24.
President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Russia...

Add new comment

Read our comment policy before posting your viewpoints