Kashmar Archives - KHRN

August 19, 2017

Prisoner Hanged on Drug Charges in Kashmar

The Iranian government has executed a prisoner on drug-related charges at Kashmar Prison on Aug 13, 2017. KHRN has identified the detainee as Mojtaba Heydari Abbasali from Yazd. The prisoner was transferred to solitary confinement in Kashmar prison a day before his execution.

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July 18, 2017

Deprivation of a Kurdish Political Prisoner from Furlough Led to his Mother’s Heart Attack

Ayoub Asadi, the political prisoner in his seventh year of imprisonment in Kashmar, was supposed to be granted a furlough on a bail of 250 Million Iranian Tomans but Kashmar Prosecutor's Office opposed to his sick leave. His mother had a heart attack after being informed about the opposition to her son's leave and she is currently hospitalised in Hamedan. Kurdistan Human Rights Network...

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May 19, 2017

Insulting and Humiliating a Family of Political Prisoner for Wearing Kurdish Costume

In the last two days, Ayoub Asadi's family, a Kurdish political prisoner, travelled from Marivan to Kashmar to visit their son in prison. But each time, the prison guards and Kashmar's Court were referred them to a different excuse. According to the Kurdistan Human Rights Network, on April 27, the families of Ayoub Asadi, attended the Court in Kashmar after visiting their son in prison...

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February 14, 2016

Kurdish political prisoner in Iran denied medical treatment leave

Kurdish political prisoner Ayub Asadi has been denied leave for medical care, although his health has been described as critical, but the Iranian courts in the cities of Kamiyaran and Sanandaj have opposed granting him leave for urgent medical care. Asadi has been in prison for four years. A source told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) that “the Islamic Revolutionary Guards arrested Asadi and another person...

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