Freedom Archives – Page 12 of 35 – KHRN

August 8, 2019

Six Kurdish Civilians Sentenced to Imprisonment

Six civilians from the village of Celin of Hewraman have been sentenced to three months to four years in prison by the Marivan Islamic Revolutionary Court for cooperating with one of the Kurdish opposition parties. All these detainees were arrested a year ago but they were temporarily released on bail. “During the past several days, the trial of Hamid Ahmadi, Borhan Adwaian, Abdullah Adwai, Fardin…

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August 8, 2019

Another Kurdish Activist Arrested in Kamyaran

Another Kurdish civilian, “Mohammad Khateri” from the village of “Shahini”, has been detained by security forces affiliated with the Intelligence Office following recent arrests of Kurdish activists in Kamyaran. “This afternoon, Security forces in the Shahini village beat Mohammad Khateri who was working on the farm and arrested him in the presence of his family.”, a reliable source in Kamyaran has told Kurdistan Human Rights…

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August 6, 2019

A Kurdish Civilian Arrested in Kamyaran

Borhan Kamangar, a Kurdish civilian from Kamyaran, was arrested by security forces yesterday at his workplace and transferred to an unknown location. He is a member of the “Coral” band as well as the nephew of Kurdish activist “Hossein Kamangar” held in custody since January. “This morning, Tuesday August 06, security forces raided the Kurdish artist’s mobile phone shop. They then searched his family home…

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August 2, 2019

Two Kurdish Activists Arrested in Marivan

Following further arrests of Kurdish activists and civilians in the city of Marivan, two other civilians “Khaled Souri & Abdullah Weissi” have been arrested after being summoned to Marivan Intelligence Office. “Khaled Souri”, a beekeeper from the village of Chor, was arrested on July 15 while another civilian called “Abdullah Weissi” was also arrested on July 20 after being summoned to the Intelligence Office. They…

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July 30, 2019

A Kurdish Civil Activist Arrested in Marivan

“Parvin Adwai”, a civil activist, was arrested by security forces at her home in Marivan a few days ago. A reliable source in the city of Marivan has told Kurdish Human Rights Network (KHRN) that “On Saturday, July 27, 2019, plainclothes forces raided Parvin Adwai’s home in Marivan and arrested her while searching the house before transferring her to an unknown location.” Parvin Adwai has been…

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July 30, 2019

Members of Nojin Association in Sanandaj Still not Released

Three members of Nojin Socio-cultural Association- Zahara Mohammadi, Menat Rahmani and Sirwan Ebrahimi- have not been released yet and they are still under interrogation. An informed source has told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) that Zahra Mohammadi was under pressure to make forced confessions and attend a TV interview. This civil activist was arrested in Sanandaj on May 25, 2019 by security forces. She is…

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July 29, 2019

A Kurdish Singer flogged with lashes in Orumiyeh Prison

The Kurdish singer ‘Peyman Mirzazadeh’ was transferred to branch 4 of Enforcement Office at Orumiyeh Central Prison and was flogged with 100 lashes to which he had been sentenced in June 2019 in addition to two years of imprisonment. He has gone on hunger strike in protest to the afore-mentioned sentences. “The reason for issuing a lashes order by Branch 110 of Orumiyeh Public Court…

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July 24, 2019

Earthquake-Stricken People of Sarpol-e Zahab Refuse to Excavate Emergency Shelters

On Sunday, July 21, 2019, a group of Earthquake Stricken people held a protest gathering at the entrance and outskirts of the city of Sarpol-e Zahab in response to water and electricity disconnection. Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed by sources in Sarpol-e Zahab that this gatherings, held in both the afternoon and midnight, led to violence after the police forces intervened. Another…

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July 17, 2019

Five Kurdish Activists Arrested in Marivan

Five Kurdish activists were arrested in Marivan and surrounding villages transferred to an unknown location by security forces affiliated with the Marivan intelligence Office and . A reliable source from Marivan has told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) that the ministry of intelligence in Marivan had summoned four activists- Ali Rezaei and Omid Salehi, from the village of Gouzak Kavir, Fateh Hoshmand from the village…

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PUBLICATIONS

Extrajudicial executions: Ra’uf Sheikhi killing

Joint explanation of the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN, or Network) and the Abdorrahman Boroumand Center for Human Rights in Iran (ABC, or Center):…

Monthly Report of January 2024

In its monthly reports, the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) highlights cases of human rights violations in Kurdistan and violations of the rights of…

Special report: 23 women killed, dozens arrested, sentenced, fired from jobs

This report details cases of femicide, suspicious deaths of women, as well as the arrest and imprisonment of Kurdish women activists and their removal…

Kurdistan Human Rights Network’s Annual Report – 2023

This 2023 report details human rights violations of the Kurds in Iran. As in previous years, the violations span across the spectrum of linguistic,…

Monthly Report of December 2023

In its monthly reports, the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) highlights cases of human rights violations in Kurdistan and violations of the rights of…

Monthly Report of November 2023

In its monthly reports, the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) highlights cases of human rights violations in Kurdistan and violations of the rights of…

Extrajudicial Executions: Rebaz Salehivand Killing

Joint explanation of the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (Network) and the “Abdorrahman Boroumand Center for Human Rights in Iran (ABC): This case is a…

Extrajudicial Executions: Shahryar Mohammadi Killing

Joint explanation of the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (Network) and the “Abdorrahman Boroumand Center for Human Rights in Iran (ABC): This case is a…

Monthly Report of October 2023

In its monthly reports, the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) highlights cases of human rights violations in Kurdistan and violations of the rights of…

Extrajudicial Executions: Farshad Chechani Killing

Joint explanation of the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN, or Network) and the Abdorrahman Boroumand Center for Human Rights in Iran (ABC, or Center):…

Extrajudicial Executions: Yahya Rahimi Killing

Joint Description of the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) and the Abdorrahman Boroumand Centre (ABC): This file is part of the joint documentary efforts…

Monthly Report of January 2024

In its monthly reports, the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) highlights cases of human rights violations in Kurdistan and violations of the rights of Kurdish civilians in different regions and cities across Iran.

This report includes all cases recorded and reported by KHRN from across Iran through its own sources and verification mechanisms from 1 January to 31 January.

The restrictive environment for independent human rights organisations in Iran, coupled with the pressures faced by individuals subjected to human rights violations and their families, make it difficult to publish accurate and comprehensive reports.

It is therefore important to note that the statistics and information presented in this report do not cover all cases of human rights violations. This report is the result of examining news and reports published by the KHRN and fact-checking of reports published by other human rights organisations and news websites.

Executions

According to KHRN’s findings, Iran executed at least 32 prisoners in Karaj, Hamadan, Kermanshah, Qazvin and Ilam during the month of January.

Of these, 19 prisoners were executed on drug trafficking charges, five on charges of “gang and armed robberies that led to making roads unsafe and creating terror among people and major damage to people’s property” and two for “premeditated murder”.

Additionally, four Kurdish political prisoners Mohsen Mazloum, Pezhman Fatehi, Vafa Azarbar, and Mohammad Faramarzi were executed on 29 January for allegedly “spying for Israel”, and two Sunni Kurdish prisoners of conscience Davoud Abdollahi and Farhad Salimi were executed throughout the month on charges of “spreading corruption on earth” (efsad-e fel arz).

*Explanation: The KHRN, recognizing the fundamental right to life, publishes and records news and execution statistics without regard to the ethnic background of individuals and the location of the execution. All cases reported to the organisation by credible sources are published after thorough fact-checking.

Femicide

Last month, at least one woman, whose identity is unknown, was killed by a male family member. On 9 January, a middle-aged woman in Mehran, Ilam Province, was stabbed to death by her 29-year-old drug-addicted son.

Deaths and killings in prisons and detention centres

On 9 January, Payam Abdi, a civilian from Nowsud, Kermanshah Province, who had been detained by Kermanshah’s law enforcement authorities for “social crimes”, died as a result of torture in police custody.

Additionally, Amir Shahbazi, a prisoner sentenced to finger amputation, attempted suicide by taking pills in his solitary confinement cell in Orumiyeh Central Prison on 16 January. He lost his life due to the delay in being transferred to hospital.

Landmine explosions

On 10 January, a mine explosion left over from the Iran-Iraq war in Mehran, Ilam Province, resulted in the death of one person and injuries to three others. The deceased and injured individuals were Afghan nationals.

Kolbars and tradesmen

In January, at least five kolbars were shot dead by Iranian border guards and one by Iraqi border guards in the western border areas of the country.

A total of 45 kolbars were injured during this period. Of these, 32 were shot by Iranian border guards, five were injured in a road accident, two were beaten by Iranian border guards, two 16-year-old kolbars were injured after being hit by stones thrown at them by border guards, two were beaten by the border guards, one was shot by Iraqi border guards and one was beaten by border guards.

Work-related accidents

In the past month, at least four workers died in work-related accident in Kermanshah, Sanandaj, Orumiyeh and Mahabad.

Detentions and arrests

Throughout January, Iranian forces arrested at least 61 civilians, including three former political prisoners, two artists, and a kolbar.

At least nine of the detained civilians were sent to prisons in Sanandaj, Naqadeh, Ilam, and Kermanshah to serve prison sentences.

Sentences

In the past month, Iranian courts have sentenced at least seven people to punishments ranging from 74 lashes to imprisonment.

Additionally, the Supreme Court upheld the death sentences of Kurdish political prisoners Mohsen Mazloum, Pezhman Fatehi, Vafa Azarbar, and Mohammad Faramarzi, who were later executed on 29 January.

Strikes against executions

Kurdish political prisoners Motalleb Ahmadian in Tehran’s Evin Prison and Sakineh Parvaneh in Mashhad Central Prison went on hunger strikes in protest against the execution of four Kurdish political prisoners Pezhman Fatehi, Mohammad Faramarzi, Vafa Azarbar and Mohsen Mazloum in Ghezel Hesar Prison in Karaj.

Additionally, on 30 January, businesses and shops in the cities of Mahabad, Bukan, Saqqez, and Sanandaj went on a complete strike in protest against the execution of the four Kurdish political prisoners. Some parts of the markets in other cities such as Dehgolan, Kamyaran, Marivan and Baneh also participated in the strike.

  • Executions
  • Femicide
  • Kolbars
  • Detentions and arrests
  • Sentences
NameFromCharged withExecution dateExecution locationExplanation
1Masoud RostamiKermanshahGang and armed robberies lead to making the roads unsafe and creating terror among the people and major damage to people’s property1 JanKaraj Central Prison
2Manouchehr (Hojjatollah) OghabiKermanshahGang and armed robberies lead to making the roads unsafe and creating terror among the people and major damage to people’s property1 JanKaraj Central Prison
3Darioush ShekarzadehKermanshahGang and armed robberies lead to making the roads unsafe and creating terror among the people and major damage to people’s property1 JanKaraj Central Prison
4Navkhas Maleki (Malekzadeh)KermanshahGang and armed robberies lead to making the roads unsafe and creating terror among the people and major damage to people’s property1 JanKaraj Central Prison
5Afshin MohammadiKermanshahGang and armed robberies lead to making the roads unsafe and creating terror among the people and major damage to people’s property1 JanKaraj Central Prison
6Davoud AbdollahiMahabadSpreading corruption on earth2 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in KarajExecuted after 14 years of imprisonment
7Saeid (Ali) MoradianKangavarDrug trafficking4 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in Karaj
8Mohammad Hossein GeravandLorestan highlandsDrug trafficking8 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in Karaj
9Kiyoumars GholamiSarableh, Ilam provinceDrug trafficking8 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in Karaj
10Mohammad Ali MirzaeiNurabad, LorestanDrug trafficking9 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in Karaj
11Felit AbediOrumiyehDrug trafficking11 JanQazvin Central Prison
12Meysam HabibiPavehPremeditated murder11 JanKermanshah Central Prison37 years old, executed after 7 years of imprisonment
13Hadi NazariHarsinDrug trafficking14 JanKaraj Central Prison
14Seyyed Hojjat MiriHarsinDrug trafficking14 JanKaraj Central Prison
15Akbar TajNurabad, LorestanDrug trafficking14 JanKaraj Central Prison
16Amir Hossein MalekiNurabad, LorestanDrug trafficking14 JanKaraj Central Prison
17Ahmad LatifiNurabad, LorestanDrug trafficking14 JanKaraj Central Prison
18Akram KarimpourSaqqezDrug trafficking16 JanHamadan Central Prison40-year-old father of two children, was in custody since 3 years ago
19Mohsen MehriIlamPremeditated murder16 JanIlam Central Prison
20Habib DarvishiKermanshahDrug trafficking16 JanHamadan Central Prison43 years old, father of two children
21Iman ShabaniGolestanDrug trafficking17 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in Karaj
22Hossein FethollahzadehTehranDrug trafficking17 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in Karaj
23Jalil SoleymaniKangavarDrug trafficking17 JanHamadan Central Prison
24Salman SalimiDrug trafficking21 JanHamadan Central Prison
25Ahmad HaeriDrug trafficking21 JanHamadan Central Prison
26Farhad SalimiSaqqezSpreading corruption on earth23 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in Karaj43-year-old Sunni Kurdish cleric, executed after 14 years in prison
27Mohammad Reza GhorbaniAbdananDrug trafficking28 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in KarajExecuted after 5 years of imprisonment
28Pezhman FatehiKamyaranSpying for Israel29 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in Karaj28 years old
29Mohsen MazloumMahabadSpying for Israel29 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in Karaj27 years old
30Mohammad FaramarziDehgolanSpying for Israel29 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in Karaj28 years old
31Vafa AzarbarBukanSpying for Israel29 JanGhezel Hesar Prison in Karaj26 years old
32Ali RajabianKuhdashtDrug trafficking29 JanKaraj Central Prison50 years old, executed after 5 years in prison
NameIncident locationIncident dateExplanation
1UnknownMehran, Ilam9 JanMiddle-aged, stabbed to death by her 29-year-old son who was a drug addict
NameFromIncident locationIncident dateDead/injuredExplanation
1Hossein RostamiJavanrudNowsud3 JanInjuredShot by border guards
2Farhad (surname unknown)Tazeh Abad SaryasNowsud3 JanInjuredShot by border guards
3Hiva MahmoudiSaqqezBaneh4 JanInjuredShot by border guards
4Soran Danesh-MehrPavehNowsud6 JanInjured18 years old, shot by border guards
5Reza HassaniSaqqezBaneh6 JanInjuredShot by border guards
6Taha Gol-MohammadiSaqqezBaneh7 JanInjuredShot by border guards
7Hamid (surname unknown)ShahindejBaneh7 JanInjuredShot by border guards
8Amir ElahiSalas-e BabajaniNowsud8 JanInjuredShot by border guards
9Shoresh KhargoushiSalmasBaneh9 JanKilled33 years old, shot by border guards
10Yousef ChoupaniSaqqezBaneh9 JanInjured19 years old, shot by border guards
11Farshad RostamnezhadPavehNowsud9 JanInjuredShot by border guards
12Mirza AhmadiBanehBaneh10 JanKilled43 years old, shot by border guards
13Mohammad RashidpourBanehBaneh10 JanInjured18 years old, shot by border guards
14Nabi VeysiJavanrudNowsud10 JanInjuredShot by border guards
15Akbar Raz-NahanPavehNowsud11 JanInjuredShot by border guards
16Delavar FaramarziPavehNowsud11 JanInjuredShot by border guards
17Hadi MansouriRavansarNowsud11 JanInjuredShot by border guards
18Parsa ZolfaghariRavansarNowsud11 JanInjuredShot by border guards
19Borhan RahimiRavansarNowsud11 JanInjuredShot by border guards
20Arkan (surname unknown)PavehNowsud11 JanInjuredShot by border guards
21Nasseh MoradiJavanrudNowsud12 JanInjuredShot by border guards
22Omid AhmadiJavanrudNowsud12 JanInjuredShot by border guards
23Navid AzamiJavanrudNowsud14 JanInjured16 years old, stone throwing by border guards
24Arash KarimiJavanrudNowsud14 JanInjured16 years old, stone throwing by border guards
25Salar MoradiSaqqezBaneh14 JanInjured28 years old, shot by border guards
26Hamid AhmadiSaqqezBaneh14 JanInjured23 years old, shot by border guards
27Jawhar FarajiSaqqezBaneh14 JanInjured28 years old, shot by border guards
28Sabah AhmadiSanandajBaneh16 JanInjuredBeaten by border guards
29Yahya (surname unknown)unknownNowsud16 JanInjuredShot by border guards
30Edris EsmaeiliSaqqezBaneh16 JanInjured30 years old, shot by border guards
31Mehrab (surname unknown)SaqqezBaneh20 JanInjuredShot by border guards
32Sadegh MirzaeiJavanrudNowsud20 JanKilled39 years old, father of two children, shot by border guards
33Farid PoursamMarivanBiyareh border20 JanInjuredBeaten by Iraqi border guards
34Houshyar MahmoudiPavehShushmi, Paveh22 JanKilledShot by Iraqi border guards
35Rizgar FarajiPavehShushmi, Paveh22 JanInjuredShot by Iraqi border guards
36Aras (surname unknown)MarivanBaneh23 JanInjuredShot by border guards
37Yadegar AlipourBaneh Baneh27 JanInjured30 years old, shot by border guards
38Mansour MohammadzadehSaqqezBastam, Saqqez27 JanKilledShot by border guards
39Peyman MohammadiPavehNowsud27 JanInjuredShot by border guards
40Zanyar FeyziMarivanMarivan28 JanInjuredShot by border guards
41Karo (surname unknown)SaqqezBaneh28 JanInjured18 years old, shot by border guards
42Yazdan (surname unknown)Salas-e BabajaniNowsud29 JanInjuredShot by border guards
43Barzan (surname unknown)Salas-e BabajaniNowsud29 JanInjuredShot by border guards
44Arya AziziSalas-e BabajaniRoad between Salas-e Babajani and Javanrud30 JanInjuredAccident
45Keyhan MahmoudiSalas-e BabajaniRoad between Salas-e Babajani and Javanrud30 JanInjuredAccident
46Masoud MahmoudiSalas-e BabajaniRoad between Salas-e Babajani and Javanrud30 JanInjuredAccident
47Nabi BabajaniSalas-e BabajaniRoad between Salas-e Babajani and Javanrud30 JanInjuredAccident
48TahsinSalas-e BabajaniRoad between Salas-e Babajani and Javanrud30 JanInjuredAccident
49Behnam SharifianSaqqezBaneh30 JanInjuredBeaten by border guards
50Jabbar VeysiSalas-e BabajaniNowsud31 JanKilledShot by border guards
51Mohammad RashidiunknownHangeh-ye Zhal in Baneh31 JanInjured24 years old, shot by border guards
NameDetention locationDetention dateActivityLocation held and latest status
1Morteza MohammadiSanandaj1 JanCivilianTaken to Sanandaj prison to serve one year prison sentence
2Fakhraddin KarimpourSanandaj1 JanCivilianUnknown
3Ebrahim MohammadiSanandaj1 JanCivilianReleased on bail on 7 January
4Mohammad Aminifar (Jokhor)Naqadeh1 JanCivilianReleased on bail on 7 January
5Sadegh MahmoudnezhadPiranshahr2 JanProtesters, suffered damage to eye during 2022 protestsTaken to Naqadeh prison to serve 5 years and 6 months prison sentence
6Vafa Rasouli-AzarPiranshahr2 JanCivilianTaken to Naqadeh prison to serve 11 months and 16 days prison sentence
7Moseyb FattahIlam3 JanCivilianTaken to Ilam prison to serve 2 years and 6 months prison sentence
8Arman MenbariSanandaj3 JanCivilian
9Erfan HosseiniSaqqez4 JanKolbar
10Aso MohammadiOshnavieh7 JanCivilian
11Jabraeil AhmadpourOshnavieh7 JanCivilian
12Mansour NikzadOshnavieh7 JanCivilian
13Edris ParviziOshnavieh7 JanCivilian
14Shoresh AboubakriSardasht8 JanArtist
15Dlshad MohammadiSardasht8 JanCivilian
16Rahim AbdollahiMahabad8 JanCivilian
17Siamand MinaMahabad9 JanCivilian
18Nasser MohammadiBukan11 JanCivilianArrested after being summoned to Ministry of Intelligence
19Bapir BarzehPiranshahr13 JanFormer political prisonerTaken to Naqadeh prison to serve 4 years prison sentence
20Osman DadvandPiranshahr13 JanCivilianTaken to Naqadeh prison to serve 3 years prison sentence
21Omid AhmadrashPiranshahr13 JanCivilianTaken to Naqadeh prison to serve 15 months prison sentence
22Rebaz Mohammadi MoghadamPiranshahr15 JanCivilian
23Salah OsmaniPiranshahr16 JanFormer political prisoner
24Behzad OsmaniPiranshahr16 JanCivilian
25Hamed BehrajPiranshahr16 JanCivilian
26Khalil RasoulzadehNaqadeh17 JanCivilian
27Aziz Hal-KhaliNaqadeh17 JanCivilian
28Sasan ChamanaraIlam17 JanArtistReleased
29Aram SabziBukan17 JanCivilianArrested by Ministry of Intelligence
30Mostafa SamiBukan17 JanCivilian
31Sirvan SepehriBukan17 JanCivilian
32Nasser AlipourBukan18 JanCivilianArrested by Ministry of Intelligence
33Rebwar KouhgardBukan18 JanCivilianArrested by Ministry of Intelligence
34Hazhar Ahmadi-AzarBukan18 JanCivilian
35Erfan MahmoudiPiranshahr18 JanCivilian26 years old, father of one
36Azad BandariNaqadeh19 JanCivilianArrested by Ministry of Intelligence
37Esmaeil ParchamiBaneh19 JanReligious activist
38Mohammad ParchamiBaneh19 JanReligious activist
39Soleyman Haji-KhezriMahabad21 JanCivilian
40Sina DashmirPiranshahr21 JanCivilianTaken to Naqadeh prison to serve total of 75 months prison sentence
41Shwana KhezrnezhadPiranshahr22 JanCivilianArrested by Ministry of Intelligence
42Ahad KhezrnezhadPiranshahr22 JanCivilianArrested by Ministry of Intelligence
43Jafar MahmoudiMahabad22 JanCivilian64 years old
44Salah KhezrnezhadPiranshahr22 JanCivilianArrested by Ministry of Intelligence
45Zanyar MahmoudiJavanrud22 JanCivilianTaken to Kermanshah Central Prison to serve one year prison sentence
46Shahram RanjbarMiandoab22 JanCivilian
47Khalil BadriJavanrud23 JanCivilian
48Soran BanginiOshnavieh23 JanCivilian
49Shahram EbrahimiOshnavieh23 JanCivilian
50Matin HassaniBukan23 JanCivilianHe was a protester who was injured in the eye during anti-government protests in November 2019
51Salman AfraMarivan24 JanFormer political prisonerTaken to Marivan prison
52Mohammad Bar-KhodaMarivan24 JanCivilian
53Ashkan Bar-KhodaMarivan24 JanCivilian
54Farough HosseiniBukan26 JanCivilianEmployee of State Welfare Organisation
55Dler ZahedipourMarivan26 JanCivilianArrested by Ministry of Intelligence
56Amir BeshatBukan27 JanCivilian
57Omid KhezrnezhadPiranshahr27 JanCivilianArrested after being summoned to Ministry of Intelligence
58Bahman NaderiKermanshah28 JanCivilianArrested after being summoned to Branch Four of the Public and Revolutionary Prosecutor’s Office in Kermanshah
59Ebrahim SajjadiPaveh28 JanCivilianBeaten at the time of arrest
60Hassan KarimpourPaveh28 JanCivilianBeaten at the time of arrest
61Radman SoleymaniDivandarreh30 JanCivilian
NameResident ofCharged withDate sentencedIssuing courtSentence
1Roya HashmatiSanandajPropaganda against the state, presence in the streets without the religious hijab, damaging public modesty and producing vulgar content and encouraging people to commit corruption3 JanTehran District 7 Prosecutor’s Office74 lashes
2Sanan NowruziSanandajDisclosure of confidential documents3 JanIslamic Revolutionary Court in Sanandaj8 months imprisonment
3Mohsen MazloumMahabadEnmity against God, spying for IsraeilEarly JanBranch 9 of the Supreme CourtConfirmation of death sentence
4Pezhman FatehiKamyaranEnmity against God, spying for IsraeilEarly JanBranch 9 of the Supreme CourtConfirmation of death sentence
5Vafa AzarbarBukanEnmity against God, spying for IsraeilEarly JanBranch 9 of the Supreme CourtConfirmation of death sentence
6Mohammad FaramarziDehgolanEnmity against God, spying for IsraeilEarly JanBranch 9 of the Supreme CourtConfirmation of death sentence
7Bayan FarajollahiSanandajPropaganda against the state in favour of a Kurdish opposition party to the Iranian government21 JanBranch One of Islamic Revolutionart Court in SanandajOne year in prison