Human rights organizations warn over raising civilian casualties in Afrin

MAF NEWS – Democracy Center for Human Rights in Kurdistan (DCHRK) and DAD Center, two human rights organizations made a statement on Monday and asked International Human rights organizations to “Put pressure in Turkey” to stop attacking Syrian Kurdish areas immediately. It has been ten days that Turkish army and its backed militias known as Read more...

Summons, arrest or imprisonment

Iran arrests Kurdish poet for second time in last month

MAF NEWS – The Intelligence agency (known as Etelaat) of Iranian Kurdish city of Ilam has reportedly arrested Hossain Baqeri, a Kurdish poet and political activist on Sunday, Read more...

Kurdish singer is sentenced to six months in jail

MAF NEWS – Payman Mirzadeh, a Kurdish signer from Iranian multi-ethnic city of Urmia is reportedly sentenced to six month in jail over “propagation against Iran by signing Read more...

Body Of Slain Protester Returned To Parents, Hastily Buried

MAF NEWS – Iranian authorities have handed over the body of 24-year-old Saro Ghahremani, who went missing during nationwide protests that started in late December, Human Read more...

Execution or Retribution

Iran: Prisoner Executed In Public

MAF NEWS – A prisoner who was charged with murdering seven members of his wife’s family was hanged in public in front of a crowd in Salmas. According to a report by ISNA, Read more...

Iran: Prisoner Hanged In Public

MAF NEWS – A prisoner was hanged in public in Khoy (Iranian Kurdistan) on murder charges. According to Maf News, on the morning of Thursday December 14, a prisoner was Read more...

Workers

Iran’s Student Movement Faces Roadblocks Under Rouhani Despite Election Campaign Promises

MAF NEWS – Protests were held at several Iranian universities on December 7, 2017, on the occasion of Student Day. Read more...

Tehran: plundered shareholders’ protest sit-in

Caspian financial institution shareholders continued their protest sit-in last night in front of the mullahs’ Read more...

Border Courier

Kurdish Kolbar Found Frozen on Iran-KRG Border

MAF NEWS – An Iranian Kurdish porter, better known as Kolbar in Kurdish, was found dead...

Iranian border guard kill two Kolbars

MAF NEWS – Iranian border guards opened fire on a group of frontier carriers known as...

Iranian Border Guards Kill 1 Kurdish Porter, Injure 5 Others

Maf News -The Iranian armed forces opened fire at Kurdish porters (better known as Kolber) on...
Suicide or murder

A Young Woman Committed Suicide in Mariwan

MAF NEWS – A young woman from Bukan who set herself on fire Jan 08, died at the Tabriz Hospital today. The Read more...

Suicide attempt 2 teenage girls from Ilam in eastern Kurdistan

On Tuesday 29 August 2017, 2 teenage girls 15 years old in the city of Malekshahi, Ilam province, committed suicide. The..

A woman from the “Bukan” city in eastern Kurdistan suicide

  This morning, on Tuesday morning 29 August 2017,in neighbourhood Talani 1 Goltapeh city of Bukan a woman was hanged in..
Report and statement

Annual report of violation of human rights in Iran

MAF NEWS – According to statistics gathered by Maf news, at least 779 Iranian Kurds have been summoned and Read more...

At least 17 Kolbars killed and wounded in last month

MAF NEWS – At least 17 Kolbars (Border carrier) have been killed or wounded, 51 years of imprisonment and 360 people..

Iranian border guards kill and injure twenty Kolbars in one month

MAF NEWS – At least 20 Kurdish border carriers called Kolbar have been killed or wounded last month, Maf News reported...