Tag : Saqiz

Iran: Revolutionary Guards On Alert Over Kurdistan Tensions
09 Nov
7:12

Iran: Revolutionary Guards On Alert Over Kurdistan Tensions

0    News  SHARIF BEHRUZ

November 8, 2013 The Kurdistan Provisional Council has decided in an emergency meeting to put Revolutionary Guards forces on alert in Yazd, Lorestan and Esfahan Provinces. The Kurdpa website reports that the head of National Security and the Minister of the Interior attended the meeting through video conferencing. An unidentified…

Protests in Iran after Hanging of another Kurdish Activist
09 Nov
6:47

Protests in Iran after Hanging of another Kurdish Activist

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Hundreds of demonstrators staged protests in Iran’s Kurdistan Province, and many were arrested, as Iranian authorities hanged the third Kurdish activist in two weeks. Sources told Rudaw that hundreds gathered at the main square in the provincial capital, Saqqez, to protest the executions. “The security forces…