Monthly Archives: November 2009

Iran set to Execute Kurdish Political Prisoner Ehsan Fattahian on November 11

Posted on by Alliance for Kurdish Rights

Ehsan Fattahian’s lawyer, Nassrollah Nasri, was notified on November 6 that his client will be executed on Wednesday morning, November 11, 2009, Human Rights Activists in Iran (HRAI) reported today. Ehsan, 27, was arrested in July 2008 and first sentenced …

Posted in Call to Actions, Executions, Hunger Strikes, Iran, Petition, Political Prisoners, Torture | 8 Comments

Kurdish Political Prisoners Begin a Hunger Strike in Syria

Posted on by Alliance for Kurdish Rights

According to a report by the human rights group Support Kurds in Syria (SKS), on October 30, a group of Kurdish political prisoners in Adra Prison and Sednaya Military Prison in Damascus began an open-ended hunger strike. The Kurds are …

Posted in Hunger Strikes, Political Prisoners, Syria | 1 Comment
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