East Kurdistan; Suicide of two citizens


On Sunday, June 20, 2021, a young girl with identity of “Parvin Ahmadi”, daughter of Abed from Khanik village of Urmia city, committed suicide and ended her life.

Also on Friday, June 19, another citizen identified as “Keyhan Shariati”, 27 years old, son of Mohammad Karim, native of downtown of Sna “Grezah”, committed suicide by hanging himself and ended his life.

As of this writing, the reason for the suicide of these two citizens is not known.

It’s worth mentioning that due to poverty and lack of work, the people of East Kurdistan, especially the youth, are under severe economic pressure and forced marriage, gender discrimination, lack of legal protection for women, poverty and unemployment are the main causes of suicide in Kurdistan.