Iran: 2 condemned to death, 5 killed and 3 injured by security forces, reports

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 21/11/2008 00:00:00

London (KurdishMedia.com) 21 November 2008: The Revolutionary Court of Islamic Republic of Iran in Makoo condemned Fasih Yasamini and Rostam Arkia to death, reported Kurdistanmedia.com on Friday. The revolutionary court condemned Hossein Yasamini (father of Fasih Yasamini) to 2 years prison term and Fahim Rezazadeh to 15 years in jail. They were accused of affiliation to Kurdish opposition groups, undermining the national security of Iran.

The security forces opened fire on a group of people in the Oshnavieh region, which resulted in killing 5 people and wounding 3 others, according to Kurdistanmedia.com.

In Saghez, the security forces have extensively engaged in searching residential areas and personal properties such as mobile telephonins looking for illegal phone numbers, according to Kurdistanmedia.com.

Since January 2008, according to Kurdistanmedia.com, at least 250 Kurdish NGO and advocates have been detained by the Islamic Republic. Over 58 people have been killed and at least 36 have been injured by the security forces. During the last ten months at least 16 people have been killed or injured by landmines, that are being planted by the security forces of the regime.

Source: Kurdistanmedia.com

  • KurdishMedia.com
  • 21/11/2008 00:00:00