Mahabad; Arrest of Amir Seyedi Due to "Online Activities" by Security Forces

18:27 - 30 August 2023

On the evening of Monday, August 21st, a Kurdish young man named "Amir Seyedi," from Mahabad, was arrested by security forces and transferred to an undisclosed location.

According to an informed source to Kurdpa; security forces detained this 25-year-old citizen without any judicial warrant. Amir Seyedi is the owner of a cafe in the Makayil Garden of Mahabad and has been active on social media.

The source added: After arresting Mr. Seyedi, security forces confiscated some of his personal belongings.

As of the time of publishing this news, there is no information available about the charges brought against Amir Seyedi.