Kurdistan Human Rights Association Monthly Report April 2022

The Human Rights Association (KMMK) eV. Report for April 2022 summarizes the efforts of the Kurdistan Human Rights Association, citing reports compiled by the human rights organization.

This report is not a complete report due to the lack of permission of the Iranian government to human rights organizations and groups and depicts only a part of human rights violations in Kurdistan.

The government of the Islamic Republic of Iran violates the civil, political and social rights of the Kurdish people by detaining Kurdish citizens, and has continued to do so.

Violations of freedom of opinion and expression, violations of the right to life and personal security, and government discrimination are cases that are perpetrated daily by the Iranian government.

A citizen has been sentenced to death, but no hanging have been reported this month.

Assassination and enforced disappearances

Assassinations, killings and direct shootings of citizens by the Iranian government have continued. In this context, 2 citizens were killed in a suspicious manner in Iranian prisons and security detention centers, and also a number of citizens were directly targeted by Iranian military forces, as a result of which 1 person was killed and 3 others were wounded.

Arrest and imprisonment

This month sees the continuous arrest and imprisonment of citizens in Kurdistan. According to statistics compiled this month, 95 of our compatriots, civil and political activists have been arrested and imprisoned, it should be noted that 9 of these are women.
It should be noted that 15 citizens were sentenced to 18 years and 8 days in prison.

Kolbers and merchants

Iranian military forces also fired directly at kolbers this month, killing a number of kolber and wounding others.
According to the information received, 4 kolbers were killed and 46 kolbers were injured.

Suicide and murder

8 person civilians have been killed this month. 11 person civilians lost their lives as a result of the suicide attempt, and 3 person others committed suicide.


One civilian was killed and another was injured in a landmine planted by the Iranian government.

Finally, the Human Rights Association of Kurdistan calls on the society and people of Kurdistan to be diligent in achieving their legal and natural rights, to media any human rights violations, and to be diligent in creating a free society.

Kurdistan Human Rights Association (KMMK) eV.