Within a week, more than eight Kurds, under bogus charges in different cities of Kurdistan, were arrested by Iranian security and intelligence forces. According to AsoNews press , security forces of Marivan intelligence office arrested , two 16-year-old young residents of the village of “Ney” , Zanyar Minooei son of the Fateh and the Hadi Rasti . Ministry claims that they have received reports that the two Kurdish citizens in Newroz have burned the flag of the Islamic Republic.
In other news, three Kurdish villagers in the city have been detained by the Ministry of Information in Miandoab, the West Azarbaijan province.
The identity of the three men; Saman Chyref, Mohsen Karbalayee, and Muhammad Yusefi, has been transferred to an unknown location last week. The charges against the three is not determined and no information is available. IRGC/Sepah forces have detained three brothers from Islam Abad city according to the report. Hamed, Afshin, and Saeed Heydarzadeh son of Abdullah are names reported. Amnesty International in its latest report last year (2015) has said, Iranian authorities has put “severe restrictions on freedom of expression or assembly,” and it has continued.