Khosrow Jamalifar Archives - KHRN

November 5, 2021

Iran: Family of dead prisoner cites ‘torture in prison’ as cause of death

A prisoner named Khosrow Jamalifar has died in Sanandaj Central Prison in Kurdistan province. Although prison officials claimed the cause of his death to be suicide by taking pills, the prisoner’s family said he died due to the "torture" of prison officials. Khosrow Jamalifar, 26, was in Sanandaj Central Prison for about two years on “murder” charges. On 2 November, prison officers severely beat him and took...

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