Thursday, 11 September 2008

Adnan's death penalty commuted

We rejoice with Kurds everywhere (and especially Adnan and his family) that Adnan's sentence has been commuted. Pray on and campaign on for dear Hiwa. There is hope.

Details here

Hunger Strike

Many prisoners in jails across Iran are hunger striking demanding the abolition of the death penalty for so-called intellectual and political crimes, and trials in open court, attended by defendants and their lawyers. Many of them are ethnic Kurds.