Saturday, July 20, 2019 01:52


Rights group appeals to Iran to spare condemned man

Amnesty International has called on Iran to halt the execution of Saman Nasim, who was found guilty of enmity against God for membership in the PJAK group and is scheduled to be hanged on February 19. » read more

Security officers killed in Kermanshah

Kermanshah officials announced that on June 24, three security officers in the city of Salas Babajani were killed by assailants at night. » read more

Iranian forces in conflict with PJAK

Shahriyar Heydari, the head of the Kermanshah Provincial Security Forces, reports that eight Revolutionary Guards were killed or injured in conflicts with the Kurdish militant group Kurdistan Free Life Party (PJAK). » read more

Political prisoner may face execution soon

There is growing fear over the fate of Habibollah Golparipour, an Iranian-Kurdish political prisoner who may be in imminent danger of execution. » read more

PJAK says Iran has violated ceasefire

The Kurdistan Free Life Party (PJAK) of Iran says Islamic Republic forces have violated the terms of the ceasefire between the two sides. » read more

IRGC forces fight with Kurdish group

The dissident Kurdish group PJAK has clashed with Islamic Republic forces near Baneh in western Iran. » read more

Kurdish prisoner's death sentence commuted

Iranian authorities have reduced the death sentence of Kurdish political prisoner Zeinab Jalalian to life in prison, Jalalian’s defence attorney reports. » read more

IRGC commander says PJAK forces run out of Iran

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards Corps announced that its troops have reached the border regions of northwestern Iran, pushing Free Life Party of Kurdistan (PJAK) forces out of Iranian territory. » read more

Three Kurdish dissidents killed: Minister

Iranian Intelligence Minister Heydar Moslehi announced that three members of the Kurdish dissident group Komeleh were killed in the past week. » read more

Iranian artillery commander killed by PJAK forces

Abbas Ali Jannesari, the commander of artillery and air defence in Esfahan, has been killed in a battle with Free Life Party of Kurdistan (PJAK) forces. » read more