Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that Kajwan Azadian, a civil activist and a student at Payame Noor University in Marivan, was sent to prison for serving his two-month imprisonment sentence today Wednesday, May 27, 2020.

Kajwan Azadian was arrested by the security forces on May 19, 2016, but he was released on bail five days later. He was sentenced to one year in prison on charges of “collaboration with a Kurdish opposition party” by the Marivan Islamic Revolutionary Court. The imprisonment sentence was reduced to two months by the Kurdistan Court of Appeal.