Zab apart from separating the Iraqi border with Turkey was founded with a small cable car smuggling between the two countries; viewed by mobile phones by truck drivers passing through the area.
Smuggling along the border is trying to be prevented with the intense security measures taken recently. Some drivers returning from Iraq after the use of routes smuggled on the back of mules were prevented; Yüksekova district of Hakkari depending on Dingle from the village of Zab illegal material from Turkey to Iraq established by a small cable car which implements display with his cell phone. In the images; alleged to be smuggled cigarettes by Iraq, Zap cable car with materials such as tea and sugar seems that Turkey passed through the water. The images also, beyond the Zab to grazing cattle is also reflected in the side to switch to Turkey from Iraq.