Parisa Seifi Archives - KHRN

February 25, 2020

Kurdish Cultural Activist Released on Bail

Kurdish cultural activist and artist “Parisa Seifi” was released from the Sanandaj Correctional Center on a bail of 200 million Tomans after a 15-day hunger strike. Confirmed the news about the release of Parisa Seifi a source close to the family told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) that Parisa Seifi had suffered from severe weight loss, swollen legs and renal haemorrhage during her detention...

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February 21, 2020

Kurdish Cultural Activist Taken to Hospital due to Critical Health Condition

Yesterday morning, on Feb 20, a detained Kurdish cultural activist and artist Parisa Seifi has been transferred to Tohid Hospital in day 12 of her hunger strike at Sanandaj Correctional Center (Women's Prison) due to her critical health condition, a reliable source told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN). "Doctors at Tohid Hospital have reported her health to be in a very critical...

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January 12, 2020

Kurdish Cultural Activist Under Pressure to Make False Confessions

Kurdish cultural and artistic activist, “Parisa Seifi”, has been detained by the Intelligence Unit of Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) in Sanandaj since November 12 and is under pressure to make a false confession, an informed source told the Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN). According to the source, Parisa Seifi's family has been able to meet her for only a few...

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