Three Kurd political prisoners arrested without right to legal counsel
On February 17, Bahman Khoshadul was arrested by the Ministry of Intelligence forces in Ilam and was transferred to an unknown location. According to an informed source, Bahman was charged with communicating with Kurd opposition parties. On Wednesday, February 14, Ministry of Intelligence forces arrested 19-year-old Arash Ahmadi in Sanandaj on charges of “cooperating with a Kurd opposition party”.
According to other reports from Bukan, security forces arrested Kamal Ziraki on charges of contacting Kurdish opposition parties. The three men have still not been able to call their families and have also been banned from having access to lawyers.