Iranian Kurdistan: Yet Another Sentenced to Death
Three members of the Kurdish minority in
Below is an article published by Iranian Minorities’ Human Rights Organisation:
Farzad Kamangar who arrested in July 2006 sentenced to death along Farhad Wakili and Ali Heydarian. All three men belong to Kurdish minority’s community in
During his arrest, Farzad kamangar many reports revealed that he was torture[d].
Iranian authority accused these three men of membership in Iranian P.K.K party branch, which there are no evidence for that. In fact Farzad Kamangar was environmental activist and active I some NGO activity.
Frazad kamangar who has a record of 12 years study in Kamyaran city, kept in solitary confinement for 17 month in prison of Sanandaj,
According to reports when his solicitor met him in prison, he was shaking all the time.
Iranian Minorities’ Human Right Organisation is against capital punishment and we believe freedom of expression should be for every one.
We call on UN high commissioner for human right, Mrs Louise Arbour to investigate the case of Farzad kamangar and put pressure on Iranian government to halt his execution.
Arresting innocent family member is one of the strange things that always happening in Background
Kurdish minority in
Iranian Kurdish is banned from social and political rights. Various human right organisations reported that hundreds of Kurds are in prison, some of them are there for long time without trial or having access to lawyer.
In recent years situation in
Kurdistan area is the only areas in