Four Citizens Arrested By Security Forces in Piranshahr

On February 13, in Piranshahr City, security forces arrested four citizens and transferred them to an unidentified location.

According to HRANA, the news agency of Human Rights Activists, quoting Kurdpa, four citizens identified as Rahim Alizadeh, Mohammad Ghaderpour, Rahman Ghaderi and Naser Bayazidi were arrested.

As of yet, their families’ inquiries about the reasons for arrests and the charges have remained unanswered by judicial authorities.

Diako Tara Imprisoned to Serve Six Month Sentence

On January 26, Diako Tara, resident of Piranshahr City, was imprisoned in Naghadeh Prison to serve his six month sentence.

According to HRANA, the news agency of Human Rights Activists, quoting the Center of Democracy and Human Rights in Kurdistan, on Wednesday, Tara was charged for “collaboration with an opposition political party”.

On July 11, 2020, the security forces arrested him in Piranshahr City. He was released on bail on July 23, 2020.