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Kurdish Kolbar face spinal cord damage, trying to make money to study

posted onSeptember 17, 2018

Mehran fell from a cliff and faced spinal cord damage as he was trying to sell oil and gasoline in the border between Iraqi and Iranian Kurdistan Region to save some money for studying in university. 

He says : I was working as Kolbar (the semi-official cross-border porters, carrying goods when they (Iranian Revolutionary Guards) warned me to stop and a moment after I fell down from a rock.
He says that