Two detained Kurdish citizens from Oshnaviyeh transferred to Urmia Central Prison

Two detained Kurdish citizens from Oshnaviyeh transferred to Urmia Central Prison

11:33 - 15 February 2021

 

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Hengaw : Two Kurdish citizens from  Oshnaviyeh district of West Azerbaijan (Urmia) province in Iranian Kurdistan , one of whom is under 18 years old , who were  arrested three months ago, have been transferred to Urmia Central Prison after the end of  interrogation process.

According to a report received by Hengaw  Human Rights Organization, on Sunday, February 14, 2021, 17-year-old Amin Rahmani and 32-year-old Ahmad Khoshmirzad who were in custody at the IRGC Intelligence Detention Center were transferred to in Urmia Central Prison after three months .

These 2 prisoners were transferred to the prison quarantine a few days ago.

Amin Rahmani, and Ahmad Khoshmirzad,, were arrested by IRGC intelligence forces in Zahedan on Thursday, November 19, 2020  accused of "membership in Salafi groups" and "propaganda against the regime."

According to an informed source, these 2 citizens have been denied access to a lawyer for the past three months.