The arrest of six citizens from Mahabad by security agencies; the arrest of 17 citizens in 5 days

The arrest of six citizens from Mahabad by security agencies; the arrest of 17 citizens in 5 days

11:30 - 17 August 2022

 

Hengaw: Tuesday, August 16, 2022

In recent days, at least six citizens from Mahabad called Nasser Ahmadzadeh, Jalal Mahmoudi, Amir Bayezidi-Azar, Shahram Bayezidi-Azar, Kambiz Bayezidi-Azar, and Chalak Pirzad have been arrested by the Intelligence forces of this city and taken to an unknown place.
 

According to the report received by Hengaw Human Rights Organization, the Mahabad Intelligence forces arrested a young man from "Goyk Tape" with the identity of Jalal Mahmoudi in the vegetable market of this city on the afternoon of Tuesday, August 16, 2022. 
 

On the other hand, in the early hours of today morning, at least 4 citizens from Laj village of Mahabad called Amir Bayezidi-Azar, Shahram Bayezidi-Azar, Kambiz Bayezidi-Azar, and Chalak Pirzad were arrested in their houses by the Intelligence forces.
 

Also, a citizen from Mahabad, Nasser Ahmadzadeh was arrested by the intelligence forces of this city on Saturday, August 13, 2022.
 

Until the time of writing this news, there is no detailed information about the reasons for the arrest and the charges against the six citizens.
 

Based on the statistics registered in the statistics and documents center of the Hengaw Human Rights Organization, in the last five days at least 17 citizens from the cities of Oshnavieh, Mahabad, and Bukan have been arrested by the security institutions of the Islamic Republic of Iran.