Azhin Rahmani Archives - KHRN

March 2, 2022

Iran sentences Kurdish woman to suspended prison sentence

The Court of Appeals of Kurdistan province, northwestern Iran, has commuted the one-year prison sentence of a civilian named Azhin Rahmani to one year suspended imprisonment. Previously, the Criminal Court of Baneh, Kurdistan province, had sentenced the Kurdish woman to one year in prison. It had charged her with "acting against national security" through membership in the Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan (KDPI) and "illegally exiting...

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