Quetta: Iranian coastguards kill 3 Pakistanis
QUETTA: Three Pakistanis were shot dead by the Iranian coastguards near a coastal township in Iranian Balochistan on Tuesday.
The victims had entered the Iranian territorial water without having formal travelling documents.
The Iranian coastguards opened indiscriminate fire on them as they tried to touch the coastline, killing three of them on the spot. No warning had been issued to them before gunshots, sources said.
The victims were identified as Gul Mohammad, Mohammad Hassan and Saifur Rehman, all residents of Gwadar. They were shot in their heads, sources from across the border confirmed.