Soran Sharifi Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison

Branch 101 of the Bukan Criminal Court, presided over by Judge Peyman Rostami, recently sentenced Soran Sharifi to seven years in prison.

According to HRANA, the news agency of Human Rights Activists, quoting Kurdpa, Sharifi received the sentence after being charged with “propaganda against the regime” and “membership in an opposition party”.

Mr. Sharifi was arrested in late May of this year by intelligence agents in Bukan was been released on bail in July.

According to the report, quoting an informed source, Mr. Sharifi owns the Hakim Clinic in Bukan, and the court has also ordered a two year closure of the clinic.