Ayat Arefinia Archives - KHRN

February 3, 2023

Abdanan: Protests against civilian detentions; several people detained, injured

A group of civilians in the city of Abdanan, Ilam province, in western Iran, took to the streets on 1 February to protest against the arrest and issuance of prison sentences for two civilians from the city, Sajjad Moradivandan and Ayat Arefinia. During the protests, which lasted until midnight, protesters chanted slogans calling for the immediate release of detainees. In an interview with Iranian state media...

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