News On Iran & Its NeighboursAfghanistanAfghan troops kill protester near Iran consulate

Afghan troops kill protester near Iran consulate

-

AP: Officials say Afghan security forces have shot dead one demonstrator outside the Iranian consulate in a western city. Abdul Hamid Hamidi, who is deputy police chief of Herat province, said a crowd of several hundred were rallying on Saturday outside the consulate in Herat city to protest its failure to grant visas. The Associated Press

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Officials say Afghan security forces have shot dead one demonstrator outside the Iranian consulate in a western city.

Abdul Hamid Hamidi, who is deputy police chief of Herat province, said a crowd of several hundred were rallying on Saturday outside the consulate in Herat city to protest its failure to grant visas.

He said security forces opened fire, killing one and wounding three. It was unclear why they fired on the group.

Some outside windows of the compound were broken and rocks apparently thrown by protesters lay near the entrance.

Latest news

Iran’s 2023 Budget Shrouded In Doubt

On January 22, the Majlis (parliament) approved the draft of the 2023 budget bill proposed by regime president Ebrahim...

Iran: People of Khoy Still Reeling From 5.9-Magnitude Earthquake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.9 struck northwest Iran on Saturday, killing at least three people and injuring...

Iran’s Unsolvable Air Pollution Problem

Air pollution will remain at dangerous levels and will increase for the next few days in most big cities,...

The World Must Acknowledge the Iranian People’s Right to Self-defense

Victor Hugo once said: “When dictatorship is a fact, revolution becomes a right.” Throughout history, this has been the...

Iran: 60% Of Population Is Poor

The livelihood baskets of the Iranian people are shrinking dramatically. This, in turn, has introduced new concerns to protect...

The implications of EU’s terrorist designation of the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC)

The European Parliament called on January 18 for the European Union to list Iran's Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) as a...

Must read

Verbatim: Iranian opposition reveals ‘secret nuclear site’ in Tehran

Iran Focus: Paris, Nov. 19 - Iran Focus has...

The Reasons Behind Demonization of the PMOI/MEk by Iran Regime’s Apologists

By Jubin Katiraie The signing into law of the...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you