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Sanandaj / Two Kurdish citizens were sentenced to prison in absentia

07:31 - 10/5/2022

Sanandaj / Two Kurdish citizens were sentenced to prison in absentia

Hana: In recent days, Khalid Seif Panahi and Afshin Hossein Panahi have been sentenced in absentia to prison on charges of collaborating with Kurdish parties and chanting anti-regime slogans.

 

According to the report; Afshin Hossein Panahi, a former political prisoner and civil activist, was informed on Saturday, May 7, 2022, that he had been sentenced to one year in prison in absentia for chanting anti-regime slogans.
Khaled saif Panahi was also sentenced by the same court yesterday and sentenced to 91 days in prison for collaborating with the Komala Party of Iranian Kurdistan.
It should be noted that both of these verdicts were issued in absentia by the Sanandaj Revolutionary Court, and the two Kurdish citizens did not have any opportunity to defend themselves.