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Supreme Court Unlawfully Confirms Kurdish Prisoner’s Execution

Shirkoo Moarefi, a Kurdish political prisoner on death row, has embarked on hunger strike to protest his ambiguous legal status in prison. Saeed Sheikhi, Moarefi’s lawyer, told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran that the Supreme Court unlawfully took on his client’s case.
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After 19 Years in Prison, Political Prisoner Sews Lips and Starts Hunger Strike

Middle East / Iran : International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran (2 years ago)

An informed source told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran that Mohammad Nazari, a Kurdish political prisoner at Rajaee Shahr Prison in Karaj, has sewn his lips shut and embarked on a hunger strike since August 28, ... Read Post

Shirkoo Moarefi’s Lawyer Says His Execution Orders Have Been Issued

Middle East / Iran : International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran (3 years ago)

In an interview with the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran, Saeed Sheikhi, political prisoner Shirkoo Moarefi's lawyer, said that his client's death sentence, issued on charges of "acting against national security" and... Read Post

Iran Executed Another Kurdish Political Prisoner Without Alerting Family nor Lawyers

Middle East / Iran : International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran (9 months ago)

Ahmad Saeed Sheikhi, one of the lawyers representing Shirkoo Moarefi, a Kurdish prisoner who was executed November 4, confirmed news of his execution and told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran, "I learned about my ... Read Post


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