Kurdish citizen from Sanandaj detained and his fate is unknown

Kurdish citizen from Sanandaj detained and his fate is unknown

13:13 - 21 January 2021


Hengaw : A Kurdish citizen living in a village in Sanandaj has been detained  about three weeks ago by Iranian security services of the Islamic Republic of Iran and his fate is unknown.

 According to a report received by Hengaw  Human Rights Organization, on the evening of Sunday, January 3 , 2021, Iranian intelligence forces in Sanandaj  raided the home of a citizen living in the village of Mirav (Mehrab) in Sirvan district of Kurdistan province and detained  a citizen identified as Abdullah Asal 27-year-old  son of Rahim . 

 According to an informed source, the Iranian  Intelligence Forces  went to the citizen's house at night without legal permission and after breaking the door and windows , detained and beat Abdullah's older brother and took him away.  But an hour later, they returned and detained Abdullah ans released his brother . 
 The source added that Iranian security forces Have detained  this Kurdish citizen on charges of collaborating with a Kurdish opposition party, and that his whereabouts  had remained unknown for nearly three weeks.

 It is worth mentioning that Abdullah Asal was a member of the Kurdistan Free Life Party (PJAK) for 6 months about 6 years ago and returned to his hometown after leaving the party.