Yearly Human Rights Report: 956 Kurds Imprisoned and 206 were Killed or Injured by Iran
Human Rights

Yearly Human Rights Report: 956 Kurds Imprisoned and 206 were Killed or Injured by Iran

According to data gathered by the PDKI, at least 956 Kurds have been arrested by Iranian authorities during the past year (which, according to the…

Kurdish political prisoner Sabir Moane executed by Iran
Human Rights

Kurdish political prisoner Sabir Moane executed by Iran

Kurdish political prisoner Sabir Moklid Moane, one of several prisoners previously on hunger strike in the prison of Urmia (also spelled Orumiyeh) in Iranian Kurdistan,…

Mustafa Hijri’s New Year’s Message
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Mustafa Hijri’s New Year’s Message

The PDKI’s leader Mustafa Hijri issued a message to all those who celebrate the New Year according to the Georgian calendar. In his message, the…

Kurdish political prisoners on hunger strike for 19 days
Human Rights

Kurdish political prisoners on hunger strike for 19 days

For the past 19 days, Kurdish political prisoners in the prison of Urmia (also spelled Orumiyeh) in Iranian Kurdistan have been on hunger strike. They…

Branch of CNFI established in the United States
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Branch of CNFI established in the United States

The Congress of Nationalities for a Federal Iran (CNFI) was established in 2005 in order to facilitate cooperation between political organizations struggling for democracy, secularism…

Kurdish political prisoner with cancer denied health care by Iranian authorities
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Kurdish political prisoner with cancer denied health care by Iranian authorities

Kurdish political prisoner Afshin Sohrabzadeh was denied medical care by Iranian prison authorities for two years in spite of suffering from gastrointestinal bleeding. After collapsing…

Family members of Kurdish activists under pressure by Iranian authorities
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Family members of Kurdish activists under pressure by Iranian authorities

A frequent method that Iranian authorities, especially the intelligence agency Ettelaat, resorts to in preventing Kurds from organizing themselves is to target family members of…