Yousef Ahmadi Archives - KHRN

January 25, 2024

Kurdish political prisoner’s death sentence upheld by Supreme Court

The Supreme Court's Branch 39 has upheld the death sentence for Yousef Ahmadi, a 38-year-old Kurdish political prisoner, charged with "armed insurrection" (baghi) for being a member of a Kurdish opposition party and "involvement in the murder of two members of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC)". The Kurdish political prisoner, from Baneh in Kurdistan Province, now faces imminent execution following the court's confirmation. Ahmadi was...

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September 8, 2023

Iran sentences Kurdish prisoner to death, three others to prison

Branch One of the Islamic Revolutionary Court in Sanandaj, Kurdistan Province, has sentenced Kurdish political prisoner Yousef Ahmadi to death on charges of "armed insurrection" (baghi) through membership in a Kurdish opposition party and "taking part in the murder of two members of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC)". At the same time, three other defendants in the case, Mohammad Karimi, Baaset Karimi and Mohammad...

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