Posted News: Fri, Nov 9th, 2018
News Code: 1442

Monthly Report Of Violation Of Human Rights Against Iranian Kurds in October 2018


According to statistics published by Mafnews regarding human rights abuse against Iranian Kurds in October 2018, dozens of Kurds have been summoned, interrogated, jailed, hanged and killed.

According to the Center of Democracy and Human Rights in Kurdistan, at least 4 Kurds convicted to murder (in Urmia and Ilam) have been hanged.

Six Kurdish border porters known as Kolbars were shot and dead by Iranian border guards, thirteen more wounded, they were mostly from Iranian Kurdish cities and towns close to Iranian Kurdistan and Iraqi Kurdistan Region border.

More than 31 activists have been summoned and interrogated.

Several Kurdish detainees have been sentenced to jail, one was also sentenced to death. Nine of the prisoners were sentenced to twenty years and three months in prison.