Tensions Grow in Sanandaj Prison Because of Closure of the Gym

HRANA News Agency – Sanandaj Prison’s gym was closed down some time ago, and its absence has deprived the prisoners of the opportunity to exercise, which caused the protest of several prisoners of the prison. At the last objection by a prisoner representing the crowd, the authorities reacted violently at him and sent him to the prison clinic with the assault on the imprisoned prisoner. The prison clinic had stitch up 25 stitches to the prisoner and closed his hands in a way that it was likely to be broken. The prisoner is currently being held in solitary confinement for the purpose of eliminating the signs of the beatings.
According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), prisoner Ashkan Ahmadi was beaten up for protesting at the prison chief regarding the closure of the prison gym on October 28, 2017. Continue reading “Tensions Grow in Sanandaj Prison Because of Closure of the Gym”