Hashim Khoran Sentenced to Imprisonment

Branch 1 of the Revolutionary Court of Oshnavieh sentenced Hashim Khoran to 2 years and six months in prison. Hashim Khoran is a resident of the village Alyan located in Oshnavieh County, West Azerbaijan Province. Recently, another resident of this village Mehran Soleimanpour was also sentenced to one year and six months in prison.

According to HRANA, the news agency of Human Rights Activists, quoting Kurdpa, Hashim Khoran, a resident of the village Alyan located in Oshnavieh County was sentenced to two and a half years in prison on the charge of “collaboration with a political opposition party.”

His trial was held on March 25, 2022.

On June 24, 2021, security forces arrested Mr. Khoran without showing an arrest warrant. They transferred him to a detention center and subsequently relocated him to Urmia prison after completing the interrogation. The security forces searched his house at the time of the arrest and confiscated some of his belongings.

On July 28, 2021, Mr. Khoran was released on a bail amount of 500 million tomans. He was denied access to a lawyer and family visitation during the arrest.