Dire Physical Condition of a Kurdish Prisoner in Orumiyeh Prison

HRANA – Hossein Mirzaei’s physical condition, one of the Kurdish prisoners held in Orumiyeh Central Prison, is in poor physical condition and the authorities at the prison clinic are not providing him with any medical care.

According to information received by HRANA, Hossein Mirzaei was arrested in 2009 and spent the first three months of his imprisonment in solitary confinement in Evin Prison. During this time, he was subjected to the severest and most inhumane forms of physical torture, which resulted in extensive nerve damage.
In addition, as a result of being held in unsanitary conditions and subjected to long term stays in solitary confinement, Mr. Mirzaei has also contracted acute asthma.

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