Kurdish smugglers risk life to enter Iran from Iraq
11 November 2011 Last updated at 08:12 GMT
Everyday, hundreds of young Kurds living in northern Iraq cross the border into Iran.
For a few dollars a day, they risk their lives to smuggle alcohol and cigarettes.
But they often come under fire from border guards and Iranians shoot their horses as a punishment.
BBC Persian's Jiya Gol reports from Iraqi Kurdistan.