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Atmosphere of Fear in Oshnavieh, Sardasht and Sarv Abad

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-06-15 02:03
Following the conflict between one of the Kurdish parties and Iran’s guards, strict security measures have been taken in these areas and some regions of Kurdistan during the recent days. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that at 22:0 ...

ÖSO grupların Efrin talanı sürüyor

BAS News - 2018-06-14 16:57
BasNews- İnsan Hakları İzleme Örgütü (Human Rights Watch - HRW), Batı Kürdistan’ın (Rojava) Efrin kentiyle ilgili raporunda Özgür Suriye Ordusu’na (ÖSO) bağlı grupların halkın mallarını talan etmeye devam ettiğine yer verdi.HRW’nin Efrin ile ilgili hazır ...

Director General for Border Affairs: “Kolbars will no longer be insured”

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-06-13 02:00
Kurdistan Human Rights Network– According to Iran’s Director General of Border Affairs (Interior Ministry) during a press conference on 10 June, porters will no longer be insured because they are not permanent workers and the concessions granted to border ...

Two Young Women Committed Suicide in Sanandaj and Mahabad

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-06-12 02:01
During the past few days, at least two young women in the cities of Saqqez and Mahabad have committed suicide and ended their life. The Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that on June 06, a young woman called “Kazhal Eshkooti” from th ...

A Teenager Committed Suicide in Baneh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-06-06 02:03
on June 03, an adolescent girl ended up her life by hanging herself. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has identified this teenager as Sroreh Rahimi (16 years old from Farhangian Quarter of Baneh). The cause of her suicide was reported to be family pr ...

Protest Rallies Held in Kermanshah, Sardasht and Orumiyeh

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-06-06 02:03
On Saturday, June 02, two protest rallies were held at the University of Medical Sciences in Orumiyeh and Kermanshah. Moreover, Sardasht Poultry Farmers/workers gathered in front of the city’s governorate to express their protests. Kurdistan Human Rights ...

Iran: War Remnants Kill, Wound Five Members of Kurdish Family

BAS News - 2018-06-05 09:49
ERBIL - At least five members of a Kurdish family were killed or wounded in Iran's Kirmanshan due to a bomb explosion caused by war remnants, said a monitoring group on Tuesday. According to Hangaw Organization for Human Rights, the incident occurred on ...

Seven Business Units in Harsin Closed for Breaking Fast in Ramadan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-06-05 02:01
Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN)- The Harsin Police Chief ordered the closure of seven business units in Harsin on charges of dining during during from the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan to the end of the seventeenth day. According to Tabnak, ...

60 Suicide Attempts in Bijar Over the Past Year

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-06-04 02:02
Kurdistan Human Rights Network- Head of the Bijar Healthcare Network said that there were 60 cases of suicide attempts, four of which ended in death, last year. According to ISNA, at the first health forum in Bijar on 30 May, Dr Houshang Fouladi (director ...

Denmark passes law banning burqa and niqab

Waar Media - 2018-06-01 15:27
WAAR-DUHOK: Denmark has joined several other European countries in banning garments that cover the face, including Islamic veils such as the niqab and burqa, in a move condemned by human rights campaigners as “neither necessary nor proportionate”. In a 7 ...

A Kurdish Soldier Committed Suicide at Oshnavieh Detention Centre

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-06-01 02:02
On the morning of May 30, a soldier from Piranshahr ended his life at Oshnavieh (Shno) detention centre by shooting a bullet into his head. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has identified this soldier as Samaran Beygzad. While the family of this sold ...

Iranian Border Guards Continue Killing Kurdish Porters

BAS News - 2018-05-31 11:04
ERBIL - Iranian border guards killed on Thursday morning another Kurdish porter on the Kurdistan Region border areas, said a monitoring group. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights, said that Kamal Mohamadi was wounded by the Iranian security forces in a ...

Iran: Eight Kurdish Activists Detained

BAS News - 2018-05-29 16:13
ERBIL - A number of Iranian Kurdish activists were detained on Tuesday by Iranian security forces when they were visiting the family of Ramin Hussein Panahi who is on death row, said human rights reports. According to the Campaign for the Defense of Poli ...

Iranian Border Police Kills Kurdish Porter

BAS News - 2018-05-29 10:49
ERBIL - Iranian border police killed on Tuesday morning another Kurdish porter on the Kurdish Region border areas, said a monitoring group. Hangaw Organization for Human Rights said that the Iranian security forces have opened fire at a group of porters ...

A Kurdish student Released from Orumiyeh Central Prison on Bail

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-05-29 02:02
A Kurdish student detained last year during a protests rally in Orumiyeh was released from Orumiyeh Prison on a heavy bail. An informed source told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) that the sentence for Ibrahim Khalidi, the Kurdish student who wa ...

ڕێکخراوی چاودێری مافەکانی مرۆڤ داوا لە ئەمەریکا دەکات چەک بە بەحرەین نەفرۆشێت

Dengî Amerîka - 2018-05-25 04:24
ڕێکخراوی چاودێری مافەکانی مرۆڤ " Human Rights Watch " وتی داوای لە ئەمەریکا کردووە ئەو دوو گرێبەستی چەکەی کە بەنیازە لەگەڵ بەحرەیندا واژۆی بکات ئەنجامی نەدات بەهۆی تۆماری خراپی بەحرەینەوە لە بواری مافەکانی مرۆڤدا ...

Sentence Issued for Two Kurdish Environment Activists

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-05-25 02:01
Two Kurdish activists were sentenced to 18 months of imprisonment in total on charges of “propaganda against the regime” by Orumiyeh Revolutionary Court. The Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that, on April 25, the trial of two activ ...

Iran: Landmines Killed, Wounded 14 Kurds in April, May

BAS News - 2018-05-19 14:27
ERBIL - At least 14 Kurdish people in Iran have been killed or wounded by war remnant from the Iran-Iraq war, said a monitoring group on Saturday. According to Hangaw Organization for Human Rights, 11 Kurdish civilians were injured while three more other ...

A Kurdish Poet from Khorasan Sentenced to 74 Lashes

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-05-19 02:02
A journalist and writer from Northern Khorasan was sentenced to 74 lashes for insulting the Judiciary Branch. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that Alireza Sepahi Laine, the well-known Kurdish journalist and poet from Northern Khora ...
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