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Two Men Detained in Connection with Nowruz Celebrations

May 13, 2024
Iranian security forces have detained two Kurdish individuals, Zanko Iranzadeh, 32, and Omar Sharifpour, 23, in connection with Nowruz celebrations in Kurdistan
Iranian security forces have detained two Kurdish individuals, Zanko Iranzadeh, 32, and Omar Sharifpour, 23, in connection with Nowruz celebrations in Kurdistan

Iranian security forces have detained two Kurdish individuals, Zanko Iranzadeh, 32, and Omar Sharifpour, 23, in connection with Nowruz celebrations in Kurdistan.

The detentions reportedly occurred on Tuesday, May 7, in the village of Ghaleh Rashi near Sardasht.

The Hengaw human rights organization reported that intelligence forces apprehended Iranzadeh and Sharifpour without warrants or presenting any judicial documents.

Their whereabouts remain unknown.

Efforts made by their families to obtain information have been unsuccessful.

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