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Kurdish Fighters Clash with Iranian Forces near Sanandaj

BAS News - 2018-08-08 10:30
ERBIL — The Kurdish fighters of the oppositions parties clashed with the Iranian security forces on Tuesday in the rural areas of Kurdistan province, north-west Iran. According to Hangaw Organisation for Human Rights, the confrontation took place in Nawa ...

Hossein Ahmadi Niaz Arrested in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-08-06 02:01
Hussein Ahmadi Niaz, Ramin Hossein Panahi’s lawyer, was arrested after referring to the Revolutionary Court of Sanandaj this morning on August 05. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that the Kurdish lawyer was arrested at Sanandaj Rev ...

L'Iran segresta l'advocat del pres condemnat a mort Ramin Hussein Panahi

KurdisCat - 2018-08-06 00:33
L'advocat del kurdo iranià Ramin Hussein Panahi condemnat a mort pel règim teocràtic islamista de l'Iran va ser arrestat el diumenge a la ciutat de Sanandaj (Sina), a Rojhilat, Kurdistan de l'Est. Hussein Ahmadi Niyaz va ser arrestat per les autoritats de ...

Irán secuestra el abogado de un preso kurdo secuestrado a muerte

KurdisCat - 2018-08-06 00:33
El abogado del kurdo iraní Ramin Hussein Panahi condenado a muerte por el régimen teocrático islamista de Irán fue arrestado el domingo en la ciudad de Sanandaj (Sina), a Rojhilat, Kurdistán del Este. Hussein Ahmadi Niyaz fue secuestado por las autoridade ...

The Trial of Three labours Activists Will be Held in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-07-28 02:01
The hearing on charges against three labours activists from Sanandaj, who were arrested following the International Labour Day and subsequently released on bail, will be held in Sanandaj on August 04. An informed source told Kurdistan Human Rights Network ...

Earthquake 5.9 magnitude hits East Kurdistan

Waar Media - 2018-07-22 16:14
WAAR-DUHOK: A strong earthquake hit the Iranian Kurdish provinces of Kirmanshan, Urmia, and Sanandaj on Sunday, which was also felt in the Kurdistan Region’s Sulaimaniya Province, sources said. The earthquake, which was reportedly measured at 5.9 magnitu ...

Updated Casualty Figures of Iran-KRG Border Earthquake

BAS News - 2018-07-22 14:54
ERBIL - At least 46 people were reportedly injured in an earthquake in the Iranian Kurdish provinces of Kirmanshan, Urmia, and Sanandaj, local sources reported. According to reports, the epicenter of the quake was in the area of Tazawa in the Salas-e Bab ...

Strong Earthquake Hits Kurdish Provinces in Iran

BAS News - 2018-07-22 13:07
It was also felt in Kurdistan Region's Sulaimaniya Province ERBIL - A strong earthquake hit the Iranian Kurdish provinces of Kirmanshan, Urmia, and Sanandaj on Sunday, which was also felt in the Kurdistan Region's Sulaimaniya Province, sources said. The ...

Clashes with Opposition Groups Kill 11 Iranian Troops

BAS News - 2018-07-21 13:37
ERBIL - At least 11 Iranian troops were killed in clashes with an opposition armed group on Saturday early morning in the province of Sanandaj, state media said. IRNA news agency cited head of Police Directorate of Sanandaj, Reza Mirzayi, as saying that ...

A Labor Activist Arrested in Marivan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-07-21 02:01
Peyman (Hawar) Abdi, a labor activist from Marivan, was arrested by security forces in Marivan and transferred to Intelligence Ministry’s Detention Centre in the city of Sanandaj. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that the Kurdish ac ...

Barzani Extends Condolences to Iranian Car Accident Victims' Families

BAS News - 2018-07-11 12:24
ERBIL - Kurdish prominent leader and former president of Kurdistan Region, Masoud Barzani, expressed condolences on Wednesday to the family members of those who were killed in a car accident earlier the day in the Iranian Kurdish city of Sanandaj. "The d ...

Watch: Tanker-Passenger Bus Collision Kills, Wounds 20 in Iran

BAS News - 2018-07-11 10:30
ERBIL - A deadly accident between a fuel tanker and a passenger bus, which caused a big explosion, killed or wounded at least 20 people in Iran’s western Kurdish city of Sanandaj, multiple reports said on Wednesday morning. Tansim News Agency reported th ...

A Worker From Sanandaj Died at Workplace

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-07-03 02:01
A worker from Sanandaj lost his life due to severe injuries at workplace. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that a worker called Vahid Mouloodi was injured and lost his life during work with rollers at the Zagros cartoon factory on F ...

Continued Summons and Interrogations of Labor Activists in Kurdistan

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-06-23 02:00
Following a new wave of summoning and interrogating Kurdish labor activists, a member of the Free Trade Union of Iran Laborers has been summoned to the news headquarters of the Sanandaj Intelligence Service for interrogation. Kurdistan Human Rights Networ ...

Ramin Hossein Panahi, kurdo iraní, está por morir ...

Anf Spanish - 2018-06-20 06:02
Ramin Hossein Panahi, de 23 años, fue arrestado en junio de 2017 en Sanandaj, la capital de la provincia de Kurdistán en Irán, acusado de ser miembro del partido de oposición kurdo Komala. ...

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 ...

Truck Drivers and Owners Continue Their Strike in Various Cities

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-05-31 02:01
Trick drivers and owners are still on strike for the ninth consecutive day on Wednesday, May 30 across Iran. Protesters have said that they would continue their strike until their demands are met. One of the protesters from Sanandaj has told Kurdistan Hum ...

'Diccionari Nawbahar': Publicat un diccionari kurd amb 93.000 entrades

KurdisCat - 2018-05-28 16:25
El Centre de Recerca de la Kurdologia de la Universitat de Sanandaj (Rojhilat) ha publicat un diccionari kurd-persa que es considera un dels més complets d'aquest tipus. "El primer diccionari kurd - persa] va ser publicat fa 330 anys sota el nom de 'Dicci ...

Serious Concerns Over Imminent Execution of Ramin Hossein Panahi

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-05-23 02:02
Following the confirmation of death penalty for Ramin Hossein Panahi by the Supreme Court, a case has been filed to Branch Four of the Sanandaj Tribunal to enforce the verdict and prison authorities have reported that he would be executed after Ramadan. H ...

Man from Kurdistan Goes on Hunger Strike in Iranian Prison

BAS News - 2018-05-20 12:19
ERBIL — A Kurdish inmate from the Kurdistan Region has gone on a hunger strike for 11 days in a prison in Iran’s Sanandaj Province. Jamil Jamal is on hunger strike since 8 May this year to protest Iranian judicial authorities’ reluctance to free him desp ...

Three Kurdish Labor Activists Released from Sanandaj Central Prison On Bail

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-05-17 02:02
Three labor activists from Sanandaj, who were arrested by security forces two weeks ago, were released on bail from Sanandaj Central Prison yesterday. On may 01 (the International Workers’s Day), Yadi Samadin (the Secretary to the Sanandaj Bakery Sendicat ...

A Child Severely Wounded Due to Mine Blast in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-05-16 02:01
A 12-year-old boy from Sanandaj was severely wounded by a mine blast left over from the Iran-Iraq war. ََAs a result of this incident, which happened on Friday, May 11,a 12-year-old child from Sanandaj lost two hands and one of his eyes. The Kurdistan Hum ...

Two Labor Activists Still Detained in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-05-12 02:01
Two labor activists who were arrested by security forces on the International Labor Day are still being held in the Sanandaj Intelligence Detention Centre. Kurdistan Human Rights Network KHRN has been informed that on may 01 (the International Wworker’s D ...

Arrest of a labor activist and unaware of his fate,Sanandaj.

Roji Kurd - 2018-05-11 00:03
In these days the fate of labor activists in Kurdistan is more worrying than ever,Arrests and detentions continue. Roji Kurd: On 8 May 2018”Armin Sharifa”a Kurdish activist from Sanandaj and a member of the Sanandaj Trade Union Syndicate by the Iranian In ...

Niece of Kurdish Activist on Death Row Commits Suicide

BAS News - 2018-05-02 06:02
ERBIL - A niece of Hussein Panahi, a Kurdish activist prisoner in Iran who is scheduled to be executed this Thursday, committed suicide after she heard of the news, said a monitoring group. Panahi is currently in solitary confinement of Sanandaj Prison, ...

Kurdish Senior Citizens Detained in Iran for Son's Political Activities

BAS News - 2018-04-16 22:27
ERBIL - Iranian security forces have detained two Kurdish senior citizens whose son is already on a death row for political activities. According to Hangaw Organisation for Human Rights, the parents of Ramin Hussein Panahi were detained in Sanandaj by Ir ...

Iran to Implement Kurdish Activist Execution

BAS News - 2018-04-12 15:13
ERBIL - Supreme Court of Iran has approved the execution sentence of the Kurdish activist Ramin Hossein Panahi who was captured in 2016 by the Iranian security forces in Sanandaj, said a report. According to Hangaw Organisation for Human Rights, the cour ...

A Worker Dead and Another Wounded Due to the Fall of the Scaffold

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-04-11 02:01
In the last few days, two young Kurdish workers in the industrial city of Sanandaj fell from the scaffold and one of them lost his life. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that on Saturday, April 07, two workers from Sanandaj called N ...

The fate of three arrested citizens is vague and worrying.

Roji Kurd - 2018-04-02 00:01
The fate of two citizens from Sanandaj city and a citizen from Mahabad city who had been arrested during the past two weeks, is still uncertain and alarming. Due to the massive killing of Kurdish citizens under torture, there are also three Kurdish citize ...

A Kurdish citizen From Sanandaj has benn arrested during Norooz ceremony.

Roji Kurd - 2018-03-31 00:00
On 29 March 2018 during a Nowruz ceremony in Sanandaj, which was held one of the participants was arrested for performing a revolutionary anthem. Roji Kurd: On Thursday 9 March 2018, a Sanandaj citizen with the identity of Yadollah Mohammadi from Sanandaj ...

A Kurdish young losy his Leg due to a mine blast in Saqez

Roji Kurd - 2018-03-26 00:00
The mine blast in Sanandaj and Sardasht once again created an incident. It has been said that these mines have remained intact since the Iran-Iraq war, but there are reports of new mines planted by the IRGC forces in the border regions of Kurdistan in Ira ...

Know short about the Iranian Kurdistan or Eastern Kurdistan/Video

Roji Kurd - 2018-03-19 00:06
Iranian Kurdistan or Eastern Kurdistan is an unofficial name for the parts of northwestern Iran inhabited by Kurds which borders Iraq and Turkey. It includes the Orumieh Province, Sanandaj Province, Kermanshah Province, Ilam Province. There is also a sign ...

Kurdish Students Boycott Seminar by Iranian Envoy who Disrespected Barzani

BAS News - 2018-03-12 17:06
ERBIL — Iranian Kurdish students of Kurdistan University in Sanandaj left a seminar by Tehran’s envoy to Sulaymaniyah for remarks aimed at undermining the Kurdistan Region. Saadulah Masoudiyan, Iranian Consul General in Sulaymaniyah, reportedly spoke aga ...

Ramin Hossein Panahi’s Case Sent to Supreme Court (Brabch 37) Based in Qom

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-03-10 02:00
The dossier of Ramin Hussein Panahi, a Kurdish political prisoner, who was recently sentenced to death by the Revolutionary Court (Branch 1) in Sanandaj, was sent to the Supreme Court Branch 37. An informed source told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN ...

Hearing for Kurdish Activists Held in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights - 2018-03-08 02:02
On Monday, March 05, five civil activists including a Kurdish singer were interrogated at the Interrogation Department of the Revolutionary Court of Sanandaj (Branch 4) on charges of propaganda against the regime through the celebration of the Newroz last ...

Arrest of another Kurdish citizen in Sanandaj for an unspecified charge

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-26 00:03
Arrests wholesale and without charge specified Kurdiah citizens in Sanandaj province, Increased significantly in last 6 month more than ever. Roji Kurd: “On 20, February, 2018 ”Omar Rahmani” from Sanandaj City and a famous athlete in this province, has be ...

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 ...

Iran Apply Death Sentence on 15 Kurdish Activists: Human Rights Agencies

BAS News - 2018-02-07 11:05
Erbil - According to information released by Human Rights Sources, Iran is going to apply death sentence on at least 15 of Kurdish detainers."Iranian judicial authorities in sanandaj have decided to sentence at least 15 Kurdish activists to death who are ...

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 ...

Two of other Kurdish citizens have been arrested in Sanandaj and Sardasht

Roji Kurd - 2018-02-06 00:00
Arrests and issuing sentences against Kurdish civilians in Iran, and especially in the province of Sanandaj to the special shape and dramatically increased. Roji Kurd: Based on Kurdistan Human Rights Organization -Rojhelat, another Kurd citizen in the pro ...

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 ...
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