Chia Aghabeigpour Archives - KHRN

February 23, 2022

Iran flogs Kurdish political prisoner in northwestern Bukan

Authorities in Iran's Bukan prison have carried out the 70-lash sentence given to a Kurdish political prisoner named Chia Aghabeigpour. Aghabeigpour was flogged when he was taken to prison to serve a 14-month prison sentence on 25 January. Security forces detained the civilian in Bukan on 29 July, and took him to a security detention centre in Orumiyeh, West Azerbaijan province, He was temporarily released on 6...

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July 30, 2021

Iran security forces detain Kurdish civilian in Bukan

Security forces have detained a Kurdish civilian named Chia Aghabeigpour in Bukan, West Azerbaijan province, on 29 July. They have taken the civilian to an undisclosed location, sources told the KHRN. The number of civilians and activists detained in the past week in Bukan rose to at least 11 with the detention of Aghabeigpour. The KHRN previously reported on 28 July that the Intelligence Organisation of the...

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