Hengaw Human Rights Organization announced in its annual statistics that at least 50 people were killed as a result of clashes between Kurdish forces from opposition parties based in Iraqi Kurdistan and Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) in 2020.
Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has tightened security measures in the Iranian Kurdish border cities with Iraqi Kurdistan Region, allegedly looking for the bodyguard of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, head of Iran’s nuclear weapons.
Villagers from Zadroye village in Kermanshah province said they managed to stop Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) forces from seizing their livestock.
Farideh Veisi, an activist from Kurdish city of Dehgolan, said Iranian security forces tortured her along with her husband accusing them of having ties with Kurdish opposition parties.
Kurdish iconic poet Jalal Malekshah died of cancer on Saturday night at the age 69 in Sanandaj city, Iran.
Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) on Thursday shelled border villages of Sidakan area in Iraqi Kurdistan Region.
Clashes have occurred between Kurdish forces and the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) on Saturday in Hawraman and Piranshhar, local sources told Avatoday.
Iranian border guards tortured and killed three Kurdish cross-border laborers in the city of Sardasht, relatives of the victims told Avatoday.
Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has seized hundreds of livestock from Kurdish ranchers in Piranshahr and Shno and smuggled them via meddlers to Iraqi Kurdistan, three sources told Avatoday.
Leila Shakeri, a 43-year-old woman from Yasuj’s village of Sepidar was killed on Monday by her husband Khodabakhsh Shakeri who was freed temporarily due to a coronavirus crisis in prison, a family member of the victim told Avatoday.