Security forces have arrested at least four Kurdish civilians in northwestern Mahabad, West Azerbaijan province, and its villages on 1 August.

They took the arrested civilians to an undisclosed location, sources told the KHRN.

According to the sources, security forces arrested Hemin Gharehdakhi, Ahad Soneh, and Rizgar Eynalou without an arrest warrant in Egriqash village of Mahabad.

Simultaneously, another civilian named Kaveh Soleimanpour was arrested in his shop in Mahabad.

The KHRN has not yet received information on the charges against and the whereabouts of these civilians.