Security forces arrested environmental activist Sirwan Rahimi Sept 28, 2019, a source told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN).

No specific information has been released as to the date of arrest and where this environmental activist is held.

The Iranian security agencies arrested Sirwan Rahimi, a member of the Leylakh Green Chiyay Association, in Aug 2016 for what was described as “collaboration with one of the Kurdish parties”.