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A Kurdish Prisoner Released after Serving Five Years in Prison

A Kurdish Prisoner Released after Serving Five Years in Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-05-07 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Ali Yeganeh, a Kurdish political prisoner detained at the Orumiyeh Central Prison, was released after serving four years and nine months in prison. KHRN has been informed that, this Kurdish civilian from Khoy was arr ...
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Kurdish Political Prisoner Released from Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-05-31 02:00
Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN): Kourosh (Salar) Pirzadegan, a Kurdish political prisoner, was released from prison following the acceptance of his request for conditional release. He was in prison since the autumn of 2017. Kourosh Pirzadegan is from ...

Kurdish Civilian Transferred to Sanandaj Central Prison to Endure his Sentence

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-05-14 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Fardin Eyvazi, a Kurdish civilian and resident of Tengisar village in Sanandaj, was transferred to Sanandaj Central Prison to endure his five-year imprisonment sentence. Fardin Eyvazi was arrested on March 3, 2018 by ...

A Kurdish tradesman died after a direct firing of Revolutionary Guards

Kurdpa - 2019-05-12 20:16
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish tradesman from the city of Piranshahr died due to the direct firing of the Revolutionary Guards. ...

The Pursuit-evasion of the Revolutionary Guards led to the death of a Kurdish Kolbar

Kurdpa - 2019-05-10 12:51
Kordpa Agency: A Kurdish Kolbar from Javanrud, after being pursuit-evasion by the Revolutionary Guards fell down from Nowsud's altitude and lost his life. ...

A Kurdish citizen transferred to Sanandaj Central Prison

Kurdpa - 2019-05-10 12:51
Kurdpa Agency: a Kurdish Citizen from Tangi Sar village in Gavrud Rural District of Sanandaj was transferred to Sanandaj Central Prison for enforcement of judgement. ...

KRG-Iran Border: Kurdish Porter Dies After Falling from Cliff

BAS News - 2019-05-09 15:07
ERBIL — A Kurdish porter from Iranian Kurdish city of Jwanro died on Thursday after falling from a cliff in the mountainous areas between Kurdistan Region and Iranian Kurdistan. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights reported that Hadi Mousazadeh, 50, died ...

Kurdish Political Prisoner Taken Back to Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-05-09 02:01
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): The political prisoner “Esmat (Mohammad) Salahshour“, who was transferred from Orumiyeh Central Prison to the Detention Center of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) on Apr 20, 2019, has been taken back to ...

A Kurdish Kolbar was shotgunned by government troops at the Nowsud border

Kurdpa - 2019-05-05 11:20
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish Kolbar from the Javanrud died in direct shootings by government troops at the Nowsud border. ...

A Kurdish citizen summoned to the Oshnovieh Ettelaat Bureau

Kurdpa - 2019-05-05 11:20
Kurdpa Agency: The Oshnovieh Intelligence Bureau summoned a Kurdish citizen and interrogated him. ...

Two Kurdish citizens were sentenced to 10 years in prison

Kurdpa - 2019-05-05 11:20
Kurdpa Agency: Two Kurdish citizens from the Margavar Rural District were sentenced to 10 years in prison by the Revolutionary Court of Urmia. ...

A Kurdish Civilian Sentenced to One Year in Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-05-02 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): A Kurdish civilian, “Danial Darab Khani” who was arrested in Kermanshah in March 2017 following a nationwide protest in December, has been sentenced to one year in prison for “acting against national security.” KHRN ...

A Kurdish Civilian Arrested in Paweh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-05-01 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): A Kurdish civilian, “Sarah Zahmatkesh”, was arrested by Security forces in Paveh. “Sara Zahmatkesh, 24, and a resident of Tin village of Paveh was arrested by a team of security forces on Apr 22, 2019, at her shop in ...

A Prisoner Hanged on Murder Charges at Sanandaj Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-04-30 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): A Kurdish prisoner, Ahmad Irani (known as Aha Chateh), was executed on murder charges at Sanandaj Central Prison on April 28. The prisoner was arrested in 2011 on the charge of murdering two people in a conflict over ...

Kurdish Author Still Deprived of Medical Treatment at the Orumiyeh Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-04-17 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN):: Ali Baderkhani, the detained Kurdish author who is currently held at the Labour ward at Orumiyeh Central Prison contrary to the principle of Separation of Crimes, is suffering from kidney disease and prison authorit ...

Two Kolbars Wounded by Shooting of Iranian Border Troops

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-04-09 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Two Kolbars from Baneh and Sardasht have been injured by shooting of Iranian border forces. KHRN has been informed that the border forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran opened fire at the caravan of Kolbars in the b ...

Two Young Women Committed Suicide in Kermanshah and Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2019-04-09 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN): Two young women died in Kermanshah and Orumieh after committing suicide. KHRN has been informed that a young woman “Sh.Qadedri” from Kermanshah had committed suicide by hanging herself on Tuesday, Apr 2, 2019. She wa ...

A Kurdish citizen was transferred from the Urmia's Ettelaat detention to the Urmia Central Prison

Kurdpa - 2019-04-07 08:42
Kurdpa Agency: A Kurdish citizen from Margavar Rural District, Urmia was transferred to the Urmia Central Prison. ...