Abdollah Barzegar Archives - KHRN

Security forces arrest Sunni Kurdish cleric in Sardasht

Security forces arrested Abdollah Barzegar, the Imam and prayer leader of the village of Kaneh Mashkeh of Sardasht, West Azerbaijan Province, on 7 May and took him to an undisclosed location. The Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has learned that security forces raided Barzegar's home at 03:00 local time on 7 May and arrested him without a judicial warrant. The specific charges against the Sunni Kurdish...

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