Thursday , 4 June 2020

Iran: Detained Student Under Pressure For Forced Confessions

Iran -HRM -A detained Kurd student from Kermanshah, Saied Eqbali, who was arrested by security forces on February 1 in his home in Kermanshah is under pressure by security institutions to make forced confessions.

Saied EqbaliThe student is currently detained in Section 209 in Evin Prison on charges of participating in and organizing protest gatherings in early 2018.

According to an informed source, Saied is suffering from a kidney and ear infection from his time in solitary and prison authorities have taken not taken any steps to provide him medical treatment outside of prison.