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Protests in Iran after Border Guards Kill 2 Kurds

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Residents of Baneh, Iran, protest the killing of two kurds by the boarder guards
Residents of Baneh, Iran, protest the killing of two kurds by the boarder guards

TEHRAN, Iran, Sept. 5, 2017 -- Iranian media are reporting that protesters have demonstrated in a western town where border guards earlier shot dead two Kurdish men.
The unrest happened Tuesday in the city of Baneh, western Iran.
A report by a state television station said five border guards were arrested after the protests with the aim of calming tensions.
Baneh is some 670 kilometers (400 miles) west of the capital, Tehran.

Extracted from an AP report

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