Iran: Court of Appeal upholds prison sentence for Afshin Hossein Panahi

Iranian Kurdistan’s Court of Appeal has upheld an eight-year prison sentence for Afshin Hossein Panahi on charges of “spreading propaganda against the establishment” and “cooperating with an opposition Kurdish party through attending in a traditional ceremony.” The political prisoner was arrested on June 26, 2017 in his brother’s home. He was later sentenced to eight … Continue reading Iran: Court of Appeal upholds prison sentence for Afshin Hossein Panahi