Nasser Sargaran Archives - KHRN

October 18, 2023

Security forces arrest disability rights activist, lawyer in Saqqez

The Iranian Ministry of Intelligence arrested Nasser Sargaran, a lawyer, university lecturer and advocate for the rights of people with disabilities, at his family home in Saqqez, Kurdistan Province, on 11 October. Following his arrest, which took place without a warrant, Sargaran was taken to the Ministry's detention facility in Sanandaj, Kurdistan Province. Since his arrest, he has only had one brief phone call with his...

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