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February 21, 2023

Iran detains two Kurdish Sunni clerics in north-western Piranshahr

Iran's Ministry of Intelligence detained Kurdish Sunni clerics Jafar Parvini and Ali Rahimi after summoning them in Piranshahr, West Azerbaijan province, on 20 February. The two clerics were summoned over their support for the recent anti-government protests in Iran and their condemnation of the suppression of protesters by the military-security forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran. Parvini, a teacher in the Salahuddin Ayoubi religious school...

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