Iran: Several Ahwazi Arab Activists Were Arrested in Hamidiyeh

 Wednesday, August 26, 2015 9:28:33 PM

Iranian security forces have reportedly arrested several Ahwazi Arab activists in Hamidiyeh city, Khuzestan on 26 Aug 2015.

They were allegedly taken to an unknown place, as Karim Dahimi Ahwazi activist said.

The name of some of the detainees are as follows;

1.     Ahmad Afri, 29, from Alouveh District, son of Abdul-Reza.

2.     Adel Chaldavi, 33, from Shahryari District.

3.     Morteza Sayahi (Feysal Atshani), from Kargaran District.


Officials had raided the residential houses with no court warrant, whereupon the locals especially children were intimidated by the attack.

By: Kaveh Taheri