Kurdish writer detained in Kermanshah


On Thursday, January 15th, Abbass Jalilian, a Kurdish writer, was arrested in Eslam Abad City, which is located in the western part of Kermanshah.

Abbass Jalilian, who goes by the name of “Kaou,” is a famous writer of the Kurdish literature of the south. So far, he has published many books, including: Bashur Dictionary, Rangameh, and Zarrineh and Simineh. He has also published many articles on language and literature, which have been published in Kurdish and Persian journals.

Via Iran Human Rights Voice