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The continued arbitrary detention of citizens Kurd in Sanandaj, Ilam and Bukan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2018-02-20 13:54
Kurdistan Human Right Association: Three citizens in the cities of Sanandaj, Boukan and Mehran from eastern Kurdistan have been arrested in separate cases by the Islamic Republic of Iran’s security forces in these cities. On 17,February,2018 “Bahman Khosh ...

Six Years of Imprisonment for Two Kurdish Citizens in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-19 02:02
A civil activist and a citizen from Sanandaj called Shahram Farhadi and Mohammad Naeempour were sentenced to 4 and 2 years in prison respectively by the Revolutionary Court of Sanandaj (branh 1) on charges of membership in obstinate groups and propaganda ...

Sanandaj: 2year prison sentence for a Kurdish civilian activist

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-18 01:52
The issuance of a prison sentence for civil and political activists with starting of the anti-government protests in Iran has been more pronounce. Roji Kurd: “Two years prison has been sentenced for a Kurdish civil activist from Sanandaj”, according to th ...

Suspected death of another Kurd citizen in Sanandaj prison.

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-15 01:24
As the Kurdistan Human Rights Organization has stated in its reports on its official website as well as at the Brussels seminar, the number of deaths under torture has increased gradually in Iran’s prisons, and in particular in Kurdistan. The slaughter is ...

A Worker Died From Burn Injuries

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-02-13 02:01
A worker from Kamyaran lost his life at Tohid Hospital in Sanandaj due to severe burn injuries. According to reports received by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN), on February 09, Bijan Gholoozi, a worker at Kamyaran Asphalt factory, referred to the f ...

Two other Kurdish Citizens have been arrested in Rwansar

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-06 00:00
Based on the report reached to the human rights organization of Kurdistan,rojhelat, the captured upfront and trail citizens recorded in two provinces of kermanshah and sanandaj, citizen, and other people of distinction also were arrested. Roji kUrd: Accor ...

30 years imprisonment for six Kurdish Citizens in sanandaj

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-04 00:03
Six of the citizens of Kurdish people of the village “mirawe” from the functions area zhawe on sanandaj from the revolutionary Court of this city to 30 years of imprisonment and were sentenced. Mirofayeti: Aaccording to the report, reached out to the orga ...

Ramin Hossein Panahi Sentenced to Death

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-01-30 02:02
Ramin Hussein Panahi, a Kurdish political prisoner, was sentenced to death by the Revolutionary Court (Branch 1) in Sanandaj on the charge of membership in Komala Party. “According to the verdict, announced to me on Jan 25. issued by Judge Saeedi and anot ...

Kurdish Activist Sentenced to Death in Iran

BAS News - 2018-01-25 21:41
ERBIL — According to information released by Human Rights sources, the Iranian judicial authorities and officials in Sanandaj central prison have informed the family and the lawyer of Ramin Hossein Panahi, a Kurdish political activist, that he has been s ...

The First Court Hearing of Ramin Hossein Panahi Held

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-01-17 02:00
The first court hearing of the political prisoner known as Ramin Hossein Panahi was held on Monday morning, January 15, at the Revolutionary Court (Branch 1) in Sanandaj headed by Judge Saeedi and another judge. “Ramin Hossein Panahi told the court that h ...

Kurdish Literary Genius and Giant, Shokrollah Baban

Pirtuk û Wêje - 2018-01-15 16:08
On November 18, 2012 Shokrollah Baban, the great Kurdish poet, author, mythologist, radio programmer, and lexicographer passed away he had been afflicted with alzheimer’s disease. Born to an influential Kurdish family in Sanandaj, Baban was heir to a grea ...

Young Kurdish Protestor Tortured To Death

Roji Kurd - 2018-01-15 00:01
The number of demonstrators killed in custody is on the rise amid violent crackdown on anti-government protests. A 24-year-old young Kurdish man from Sanandaj had also died as the result of torture in the jail. Roji Kurd: According to a report from the Ku ...

Second Kurdish Detainee Dies in Iranian Prison

BAS News - 2018-01-14 23:16
ERBIL — A second detainee lost his life in prison in Iran allegedly under torture of security forces. Iranian Kurdish human rights monitoring group Hangaw said on Sunday the dead body of Kianoush Zandi has been delivered to his family in Sanandaj after 1 ...

Kurdish Detainee Dies in Iran Prison

BAS News - 2018-01-14 15:00
ERBIL — A Kurdish young man from Iranian Kurdish city of Sanandaj has lost his life while under detention by Iranian security forces. Saro Ghahramani, 24, was arrested 11 days before security forces notify his family on Friday of a his death in prison. A ...

Continued Arrest of Protesters/ IRGC Standby in Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-01-12 02:01
Various sources in the cities of Kermanshah, Orumiyeh, Sanandaj, Kamyaran, Mariwan, Mahabad and Bukan have told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) about the continued presence of anti-riot forces and the readiness of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Co ...

Protests Continue in Iran / Kurdistan Has Become a Military Base

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-01-06 02:00
Despite the vast presence of anti-riot and uniformed officers in various cities of Kurdistan, reports indicate that various gatherings in different cities still continue. According to reports received by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) from Sanandaj ...

İran'da protestolar tekrar başladı; Can kayıpları var!

ZERnews - 2018-01-05 12:08
İran / Doğu Kürdistan Haberleri - ZERnews: İran'da bir çok kente muhalifler yeniden harekete geçti. Sanandaj'daki büyük protestoda can kayıplarının olduğu bildirildi.Protesto gösterilerinin bir haftayı doldurduğu İran'da, Tahran yönetimi eylemlerin sona ...

Watch: Protests Further Grow in Iranian Kurdistan

BAS News - 2018-01-01 21:32
ERBIL — On the fifth day of angry protests since its beginning, huge crowds of Iranian Kurds have taken to streets as gatherings continue on Monday. According to the information obtained by BasNews, people in Sanandaj and Kermanshah were chanting against ...

Week in Brief: Wartime death traps

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-12-20 02:01
The “Week in brief” by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) is a weekly review of the most important human rights news and developments from and about Iran’s Kurdish areas. Injured Iranian Kurdish prisoner ends hunger strike in Sanandaj Iranian Kurdish p ...

Ramin Hussein Panahi Ended his Hunger Strike

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-12-17 02:00
Ramin Hussein Panahi, a political prisoner, ended his hunger strike after meeting with his brother and upon the authorities of the Intelligence Service Detention Centre in Sanandaj promising him to take positive steps towards fulfilling his demands. “On T ...

El pres Ramin Hussein Panahi es declara en vaga de fam a l'Iran

KurdisCat - 2017-12-14 01:15
Rami Hussein Panahi, un pres polític kurd que està detingut al Centre de Detenció d'Intel·ligència de Sanandaj des del 23 de juny, va iniciar una vaga de fam el 5 de desembre en protesta pel seu estatus poc clar i la negativa de les autoritats a transfer ...

Iran’s Intelligence Service Pulls Out Kurdish Inmate’s Toenails

BAS News - 2017-12-03 10:42
ERBIL — A Kurdish political prisoner in Sanandaj city in Iran has been severely tortured and has had his toenails pulled out. According to a report by the Campaign to Free Political and Civilian Prisoners, Afshin Hussein Panahi, a Kurdish political priso ...

Another Woman Committed Suicide in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-10-25 02:02
A young woman hanged herself from a tree at Abidar Park in Sanandaj on October 19, 2017. An informed source has identified the woman as Sonia Atayi from Kile Glan and resident of Sanandaj. “She was suffering from a post-natal depression since a week ago a ...

A Young Doctor Committed Suicide in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-10-21 02:00
A young female doctor ended her life by taking pills for unknown reasons On October 18. An informed source in a conversation with Kurdistan Human Rights Network clarified the identity of this young doctor as”Arezoo Ghobadi”, 35 years old and with a three- ...

Week in brief: Prisoners without rights

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-10-17 02:03
Iran security forces interrogate Kurdish labour activists The Law Enforcement Forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran have questioned four Kurdish labour activists in Sanandaj following a new wave of clampdown on labour activists in Iran’s Kurdish areas. T ...

Continued Arrests of Kurdish Labour Activists in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-10-04 02:02
Iranian security forces arrested another Kurdish Labour activist in Sanandaj yesterday and transferred him to the Intelligence Detention Centre of this city. Reports received by Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) indicate that On Friday, Sept 29, 2017, ...

A Labour Activist Arrested in Sanandaj by Iranian Security Forces

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-09-29 02:01
Security forces in Sanandaj arrested a labour activist yesterday and transferred him to the intelligence headquarters in the city of Sanandaj. “On Tuesday, September 26, the security forces of Sanandaj arrested Saleh Nia (the Kurdish labour activist and a ...

Iran: 4 Kurds Detained for Hoisting Kurdistan Flag

BAS News - 2017-09-21 13:19
ERBIL — Iranian security forces have detained four Kurdish citizens after they were found planting the Kurdistan flags in several locations around a village in Sanandaj province. According to Hangaw, a human rights monitoring group, the four civilians we ...

Sanandaj High Security Space

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-09-08 01:42
According to the Kurdistan Human Rights Association: Today, on Thursday 7 September 2017, following a call by the activists of the city of Sanandaj for solidarity with the protesters a few days earlier in Baneh,they called for a silent gathering in this c ...

Opening ceremony of IRIB festival

KurdPress - 2017-09-06 12:40
The 20th festival of IRIB provincial TV and radio production started on Wednesday, September 5, in Sanandaj, the center of Kurdistan province. Photo: Bakhtiar Samadi Reporter’s code: 50101 ...

Daf festival in Sanandaj

KurdPress - 2017-09-06 09:07
The Seventh National Festival and First international Course on Daf (a tambourine-like drum) was held in Sanandaj, Kurdistan province in the west of Iran, from August 30 to September 1, 2017. ...

7th Daf festival in Sanandaj

KurdPress - 2017-09-02 14:52
The 7th festival of Daf, under the name of “ Daf Nawaye Rahmet,” was held in Sanandaj in three years. The festival was held in Cinama Bahman of the city. Photo: Bakhtiar Samadi Reporter’s code: 50101 ...

Iranian Kurdistan Hosts 1st Intl Daf Festival

BAS News - 2017-08-28 19:30
ERBIL— The first international daf festival will kick off on Wednesday in Iranian Kurdish city of Sanandaj (center of Kurdistan province). Unlike the previous years, the Seventh Daf Festival in Sanandanj will host musical groups from across the world, sa ...

Arrest of a Kurd girl by the forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-23 04:39
According to a report from the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, in the city of Baneh, east of Kurdistan, on Monday 20 August 2017, IRI security forces raided a hotel in the city and launched a 28 years old girl named Sara Rostami from city of Sanandaj ...

Non-payment of wages street sweeper of city of Sanandaj in eastern Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-08-07 20:13
In the report to the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, Sanandaj County Industrial City street sweepers are deprived from getting their salaries for nearly three months. Non-payment of wages for street sweeper in industrial towns Nos. 1 and 3 occurs when ...

A Kurdish Prisoner Hanged in Sanandaj Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-08-05 02:01
A Kurdish political prisoner was executed at dawn of Wednesday morning on charges of Moharebeh and murder in Sanandaj Central Prison. “On Monday, 31st of July 2017, a Kurdish prisoner known as Morteza Rahmani was transferred to a solitary confinement cel ...

Iran Executes a Young Kurdish Man in Sanandaj

BAS News - 2017-08-03 23:27
ERBIL — A Kurdish man was executed in Sanandaj Prison in Iran on Wednesday, Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) reported. The young man, identified as Morteza Rahmani, was accused of committing enmity against God and was hanged in the central prison of ...

Iranian authorities executed a Kurdish political prisoner in Sanandaj

Hengaw - 2017-08-03 03:00
Hengaw: An Iranian Kurdish political inmate was executed on Wednesday, August 2, by the Iranian authorities in Sanandaj city of Kurdistan province, The post Iranian authorities executed a Kurdish political prisoner in Sanandaj appeared first on Human Rig ...

First Iranian Kurdish Political Prisoner Executed in August

BAS News - 2017-08-02 12:24
He was charged with membership of an opposition party ERBIL — An Iranian Kurdish political inmate was executed on Wednesday, August 2, by the Iranian authorities in Sanandaj city of Kurdistan province, northwest Iran. According to Hengaw, a human rights ...

A Kurdish Photographer Sentenced to Imprisonment in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2017-07-18 02:02
Mehdi Tavakoli, a photographer from Sanandaj, was recently sentenced to one year of punitive imprisonment and one year of suspended imprisonment by Branch One of the Revolutionary Court of Sanandaj on charges of acting against national security. Accordin ...

Non-payment of workers’ wage arrears in eastern Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-07-15 18:41
According to the Kurdistan Human Rights Association Report and local sources, workers in the Sardasht municipality and Gezar Dareh tunnel located on the Sanandaj _ Marivan road in eastern Kurdistan have not received their wage arrears for several months. ...

Sport Minister arrives in Sanandaj

KurdPress - 2017-07-15 09:10
The Iranian Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs, Masoud Soltani Far, and his accompanying delegation arrived early Saturday, July 15, in Sanandaj. ...

Buyers of Mehr House (Dega Iran) are still waiting.

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-07-13 22:29
According to a report from the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, buyers of apartments known as Dega Iran are currently waiting for delivery of their apartments. According to the report, residents of Sanandaj city-dwelling tenants in eastern Kurdistan af ...

Suicide a Kurdish young in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-07-08 21:52
According to a report from the Kurdistan Human Rights Association , on Friday 7 July 2017, a 31-year-old young man with the identity of “A, A” on Zhandarmeri Street in Sanandaj eastern Kurdistan, has committed suicide. According to a credible source, the ...

Fish hunting festival in Sanadaj

KurdPress - 2017-07-08 13:41
A fish hunting festival was held on Friday, June 7, in Wahdet Dam near Sanandaj. Photo: Bakhtiar Samadi Reporter’s code: 50101 ...

Activists visit retirement home in Sanandaj

KurdPress - 2017-07-02 14:13
A group of civil activists visits the retirement home of Sanandaj in an attempt to respect the elderly and the people living in the home. Photo: Bakhtiar Samadi Reporter’s code: 50101 ...

Kurdistan Region Sanandaj’s best market

Kurdistan24 - 2017-06-26 18:05
Free trade zone to open on border between KRG and Iran to expand ties. A Kurdish official has said that the recent Islamic State attacks on Kurdistan Region. ...

Kurdish sportwomen shine in Iran

Kurdistan24 - 2017-06-26 09:01
Sanandaj Under-12 girls’ team finished first place among 23 teams across various provinces in Iran ...

Sanandaj Ramadan prayers hold Laylat al-Qadr

KurdPress - 2017-06-20 11:36
Laylat al-Qadr variously rendered in English as the Night of Decree, Night of Value, Night of Destiny, or Night of Measures. Muslims believe that the first verses of the Quran were revealed to the Islamic prophet Muhammad at this night. It is one of the n ...

Marginalization in Sanandaj in pictures

KurdPress - 2017-06-19 13:12
As the biggest city in Kurdistan province and its capital, Sanandaj has the largest marginalized population in the west and the whole of Iran since 50 percent of the city’s population are on living on its margin. The problem has not only remained intact a ...

Iranian prominent Kurdish author commemorated

KurdPress - 2017-06-14 12:49
Ata Nahaee, the prominent Kurdish novelist and short story writer, was commemorated by a group of activists who visited him at his home in Sanandaj, the capital of Kurdistan province. Photo: Bakhtiar Samadi Reporter’s code: 50101 ...

Benevolent Iftar ceremony in Sanandaj’s Khasrawa Mansion

KurdPress - 2017-06-14 12:49
The Institution of Hamraz-e Shamim Baran held an Iftar (fast-breaking) ceremony on June 13 in Khasrawa Mansion in order to support labor children in the holy month of Ramadan Photo: Bakhtiar Samadi Reporter’s code: 50101 ...

Apartment build in one of the alleys of city ” Sanandaj ” in East Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-06-12 19:03
According to reports received by the Kurdistan Human Rights Association , in the neighborhood ” Qatarchian ” in Sanandaj of municipal land area of 1500 meters in one of the state’s housing cooperative medical examiner has left the apartment of 24 units on ...

Destroyed more than 50 shops in “Nanaleh” Sanandaj by municipality

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-06-11 20:47
According to a report received by the Kurdistan Human Rights Association and quoted by news agencies, Islamic Republic of Iran, Director of Enforcement municipal Sanandaj in East Kurdistan, destroyed 50 shops unauthorized area, detached town “Nanaleh” and ...

sentencing 10 years prison for Hosein Daneshmand

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-06-08 19:37
According to reports received by Kurdistan Human Rights Association 8 June 2017, Hosein Daneshmand political prisoners from Baneh in fourth branch revision of the Revolutionary Court in the Islamic Republic of Iran in the city of Sanandaj East Kurdistan, ...

Iranian Kurdish prominent author commemorated

KurdPress - 2017-06-08 11:54
Ata Nahaee, the prominent Kurdish novelist and short story writer, was commemorated by a group of activists who visited him at his home in Sanandaj, the capital of Kurdistan province. Photo: Bakhtiar Samadi Reporter’s code: 50101 ...

Young suicide Marivani (East Kurdistan)

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-06-08 09:55
According to reports received , a Kurdish young from Marivan suicide and took his own life. The boy, 24 years old, who had attempted suicide yesterday due to the severity of his condition was sent to Tohid Hospital in Sanandaj. This young man was to commi ...

Deprivation Kurdish political prisoner Ghinghis Ghadam Khairi of medical care

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-06-08 09:55
According to reports, the Kurdistan Human Rights Association and the Harana News Agency “Chingiz Ghadam Khairi” was born in 1988 from Kamyaran in East Kurdistan who was arrested in 2011 and was transferred to Sanandaj prison and his family,after a few mon ...

Waste residue and burn people protest Kamyaran and Sanandaj brought.

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-06-03 18:44
According to reports of human rights in Kurdistan, smoke from the burning of rubbish and solid waste Kamyaran site,protest rural and urban areas in the vicinity of the site are brought rubbish. This site and other sites for non-normative and non standard ...

Reciting Quran during Ramadan

KurdPress - 2017-06-03 15:28
A large number of people in Sanandaj, capital of Kurdistan province, hold every day a Quran reciting ceremony in the grand mosque of the city. Reporter’s code: 50101 ...
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