Tag Archives: Human Rights

آوریل, 2016

  • 12 آوریل

    Iran: Two Kurdish Prisoners were attacked inside jail

    According to KMMK (Kurdistan Human Rights Group) media, Two Kurdish Prisoners were attacked inside central prison at Urmia city in Iran. Mostafa Sabzi and Ali Yeganeh were stabbed by knife in ward 13, central Urmia prison. Ward 13 is dedicated to criminal prisoners, however Iranian authority under pretext of room …

  • 7 آوریل

    Al-Nusra fighters shell Kurdish urban area

    Al-Nusra fighters connected to Turkish government revenge on civilians due to the defeat from Kurdish fighters. Kurdish urban area is under artillery by Al-Nusra front. They have shell Kurdish urban area in Shex Maqsud suburb of Heleb (Aleppo) city in Syria. They civilians are targeted only being Kurd.   https://www.facebook.com/handrenfaraj.hawrami/videos/794358414032052/

  • 5 آوریل

    HR report on Iran is released

    The 8th annual report on the death penalty in Iran shows that the Islamic Republic of Iran had one of the darkest years of its history with reference to the number of executions. On average between two and three people were hanged every single day in 2015. This stands in …

  • 2 آوریل

    A Kurdish prisoner gets 10 more years due to missing file

    According to Mafnew, Mostafapour,  a 25-year-old political prisoner, was expected to be released this year. He was arrested in 1991 on a charge of being related to one of the Kurdish political parties.  He was sentenced to 25 years in prison after receiving lashes and several forms of tortures. In …

مارس, 2016

  • 31 مارس

    Iran sentences Kurd for writing to UN

    ERBIL, Kurdistan Region (Kurdistan24) – Yousef Kakehmami, an Iranian Kurd already serving a nine-year sentence in Oroumieh Central Prison, was sentenced to five more years for writing a letter to the United Nations (UN). Kakehmami was denied a state-appointed lawyer although most prisoners receive one. Amnesty International (AI) reported on …

فوریه, 2016

  • 23 فوریه

    Impending death of a Kurdish political prisoner Afshin Sohrabzadeh

    The Iranian government holds thousands citizens in prison, among them hundreds of political activists, dissidents, journalists and members of banned exiled political parties. The government sees and deals with them strictly as a security issue. Several rights groups are warning about “the impending death” of a political prisoner Afshin Sohrabzadeh. …

  • 23 فوریه

    EU envoy shocked with crimes in Kurdistan during army incursion

    European Parliament Turkey Rapporteur Kati Piri has commentated how the civilians were leaving the basement in Sur; “There are serious human rights violations taking place and the desperation of many people is getting bigger”. Minister for European Union Bozkır has reacted; “Piri has lost her impartiality”. Read Further

  • 22 فوریه

    HDP- Urgent Call: Don’t Let Tomorrow Be Too Late for Sur

    The indefinite, round-the-clock curfews that the AKP government has declared in Turkeys Kurdish provinces since August 16, 2015 continue to deepen the emergency situation that undermines basic human rights and freedoms in the region, including the right to live and personal safety. As of today, curfews have been effective in …

  • 22 فوریه

    Iran:Kurdish Juvenile sentenced to death again: Amanj Veisee

    Urgent Action; Kurdish Juvenile offender Amanj Veisee has been sentenced to death for the second time, after a retrial Juvenile offender Amanj Veisee has been sentenced to death for the second time, after a retrial. The court dismissed as “non-binding” an official forensic report which had concluded that he had …