Iranian security forces arrested civilians Reza Bourkeh and Sami Rasouli in Piranshahr, West Azerbaijan province, on 7 February and transferred them to an undisclosed location.

Security forces raided their family homes simultaneously and took the mobile phones of members of the two families while breaking windows of the houses, Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has learned.

There is no information about the whereabouts of the two civilians and the charges brought against them.