Iran: Intelligence agents torture Kurd political prisoner for forced confession
The brother of political prisoner Afshin Hossein Panahi, said that his brother has been subjected to severe torture to make confessions.
Amjad Hussein Panahi said agents of the Ministry of Intelligence have administered electrical shocks to his brother in Sanandaj Prison and have pulled out his nails to force him to confess to having communicated with Kurd groups.
Due to the electric shocks, the prisoner’s head has been burned. His knee and back have also become severely injured. Despite all of this, he has been banned from receiving essential treatment.