Two 16-year-old Kurdish teenagers arrested by Iranian security forces in Urmia

Two 16-year-old Kurdish teenagers arrested by Iranian security forces in Urmia

12:23 - 29 April 2021

 

Hengaw : The security forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran have arrested two Kurdish teenagers in city of Urmia and transferred them to an unknown location without complying with any legal requirements for handling charges against persons under the age of 18.

According to a report received by Hengaw Human Rights Organization, on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, the Iranian Intelligence forces in Urmia arrested two 16 teenagers named "Armin Ahmadi" and "Nima Hosseinpour".

According to an informed source, Armin, a resident of the Islamabad quarter of Urmia, and Nima, a resident of the village of Gonbad, in Targawae region of Urmia were arrested on suspicion of raising the Kurdistan flag in Targawar region of Urmia.

These two teenagers were taken to an unknown location after their arrest, and their whereabouts are still unknown .