Seyyed Jalal Akbari Archives - KHRN

May 11, 2023

Iran clergy court sentences Sunni Kurdish cleric to suspended jail term

The Special Clerical Court in Hamadan in western Iran sentenced Sunni Kurdish cleric Seyyed Jalal Akbari to two years suspended imprisonment on charges of "propaganda against the state" on 10 May. Akbari, the imam of a mosque in the village of Degagah in Sarvabad, Kurdistan province, was tried on 10 May and was informed of the court's decision on the same day. Since late March, the...

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