Children Archives - KHRN

August 15, 2020

Two Detained Children Released on Bail

" Two children, Hemen Adwai and Kiomars Adwai from the village of Slen of Hewraman, Kurdistan province, were released from the Ministry of Intelligence Detention Centre in Sanandaj on August 13, a reliable source told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN). They were detained by security forces on July 18. On July 18, the two students were arrested in Sarvabad and Marivan cities after being summoned to...

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November 22, 2018

A Seminar on Children’s Social Situation Prevented in Sanandaj

The Disciplinary Forces in Sanandaj prevented the organizers of a seminar titled "Reviewing the Social Situation of Children" from holding this ceremony under the pretext of having no permit. The forces dispersed the people who were present at the Fajr Cultural Complex in Sanandaj to participate in this seminar. The Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that the Society for Defending Street and...

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October 10, 2018

A Seven Year old Student Dead Due to the Fall of School Wall in Sanandaj

Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) - On Oct 8, 2018, a first-year primary school boy died due to the fall of the worn-out School walls at the Garmash village in Sanandaj. This student has been identified as Donya Veisi, 7 years old. This news has been confirmed by the Director General of Education in Kurdistan Province. "we have repeatedly informed the authorities that our provincial...

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February 15, 2016

Children biggest victims of mine blasts in Iran’s Kurdistan Province

The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child held its 71st session from 1 to 29 January 2016 in Geneva. The Islamic Republic of Iran was the first country to be heard by the committee on 11 January. The experts of the committee had many questions to ask to the Iranian delegation but many remained unanswered. “What do you do concretely for children wounded by mine...

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