Iran Sentenced Kurdish Environment Activist to 1 Year

21:52 - 15 September 2019


HENGAW — Iranian judicial authorities have issued a one-year prison sentence for a Kurdish environmentalist.

“Erfan Rashidi”, a well-known activist in Paweh district of Kermanshah province, was initially arrested on 24th July.

After his release on bail, the revolutionary court of Pawe issued one year prison, charging Rahsidi with alleged “propaganda” against the regime.