On Sunday, September 5, Azerbaijani Turk activist Abbas Nikravan was arrested by security forces and taken to an unknown location.
According to HRANA, the news agency of Human Rights Activists, Nikravan is a native of Salmas in West Azerbaijan Province.
Mr. Nikravan has a history of detention. He was arrested in July 2018, during the annual gathering of Babak Castle, and was released on bail a week later.
As of this writing, no information is available on the reasons for his detention, the charges against him, or his whereabouts.