Detention of 2 Kurdish students at Kharazmi University in Karaj,Iran and 5 Kurdish citizens in Mahabd, Iranian Kurdistan

Detention of 2 Kurdish students at Kharazmi University in Karaj,Iran and 5 Kurdish citizens in Mahabd, Iranian Kurdistan

16:11 - 10 January 2021

 


 Hengaw: Iranian Security forces have  arrested 2 Kurdish students in the dormitory of Kharazmi University in Karaj and 5 Kurdish citizens in Mahabad district of West Azerbaijan (Urmia) province and transferred them to an unknown location.

 According to a report received by Hengaw Human Rights Organization, on Saturday, January 9, 2021, Iranian security forces raided the dormitory at Kharazmi University in Karaj and arrested at least 2 Kurdish students identified as Sohaib Badrouj from Marivan and Farzad Samani from Mahabad and transferred them to an unknown location.

Arrest of 2 Kurdish students at Kharazmi University in Karaj and five citizens in Mahabad

 Hangaw: Security forces arrested two Kurdish students in the dormitory of Kharazmi University in Karaj and transferred them to an unknown location.  At the same time, five other citizens have been arrested in Mahabad.

 According to a report received by the Human Rights Organization, on Saturday, January 9, 2021, security forces raided the dormitory of Kharazmi University in Karaj and arrested at least two Kurdish students, Sohaib Badrouj from Marivan and Farzad Samani from Mahabad.  Moved to an unknown location.

 At the same time, 5 citizens from Mahabad, identified as Darya Talabani, Shapul Khezri, Salar Rahavi, Afshin Mammadi and Sirvan Nouri, have been arrested by the Iranian intelligence forces . 

 As of preparation of this report , the reason or reasons for the detention of these seven Kurdish  citizens and the charges against them are not clear  and their fate is unknown.