Yazd Central Prison Archives - KHRN

April 2, 2020

Protest and Conflict at Yazd Central Prison

Kurdistan Human Rights Network(KHRN) has learned that more than a thousand prisoners at Yazd Central Prison protested this morning due to not being granted furlough despite the fears over the danger of the Coronavirus spreading in the prison as well as being forced to participate in group prayers and religious gatherings in the yard. Five prisoners have been injured as a result of attacks...

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