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Ahmad TamouiReleased

Kurdish civilian from Salmas, West Azerbaijan province

Detention date: 24 October 2007

Charged with: Enmity against God through membership in the PJAK

Sentence: 15 years in prison and internal exile to Orumiyeh Central Prison

Current status: Released on 16 December 2021

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December 16, 2021

Kurdish political prisoner released after serving more than 14 years

Kurdish political prisoner Ahmad Tamoui has been released today from the prison of Orumiyeh, West Azerbaijan province. Tamoui served 14 years and two months of his 15-year prison sentence. He was deprived of his right to temporary leave and parole during his imprisonment. Background Ahmad Tamoui, a political activist from Salmas, was arrested by the intelligence forces of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) in Mahabad on 24...

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