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February 2017

Iranian border guards shot a Kurdish porter

A Kurdish porter, lost his both eyes as Iranian regime security forces directly shot him, on Piranshahr border, northwest of Iran. Khaled Ahmadian, 27, married and a father of two, had been backpacking as the only way to earn a living for…

Iran arrests 44 people at Mixed-Gender party

Iranian authorities have arrested around 44 young men and women at a mixed-gender birthday party amid a crackdown on behavior deemed to be un-Islamic, according to head of the general prosecutor's office in Mashhad, northeast of Iran. “25…

Iran: Scholar arrested over his activities

A former member of an Islamic society of Zanjan University and a graduate student of political science in Tehran's Allameh Tabatabaei University was arrested on February 22 after leaving his house. His place of detention remains unknown.…

Iran: Pressure on Baluchi political prisoners

The Iranian regime has placed six Baluch political prisoners under pressure by sending them to Ardabil Prison, northwest of Iran. "Basically they have been completely isolated in a separate ward, facing harassment and other ill-treatment…

Two Kurds hanged in Iran

Two inmates were hanged on Tuesday and Wednesday in Kurdistan’s Gharveh and Kermanshah’s Dizelabad Prison, western Iran. The victims were identified as Hossein Darvishi Kuchaki, 32, from Dehgolan, and Farshid Sajadi from Kamyaran, both…