Seyed Mohammad Etemad Ejazi

Seyed Mohammad Etemad Ejazi
سید محمد اعتماد اعجازی
Master of Civil Engineering
23 Apr 2024
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  • Acting Governor, Ardabil (Ardabil Province) (17 Jan 2022 - 2 Jun 2022)
  • Governor, Ardabil (Ardabil Province) (2 Jun 2022 - present)
    • Human Rights Violation: Killing and suppressing protesters 2022-2023 (September 16, 2022 -March 20, 2023) read more
      Ardabil (Ardabil Province)
      Rights Violated
      Right to freedom from torture, Right to freedom of assembly, Right to life
      Seyed Mohammad etemad Ejazi as governor of the city of Ardabil and head of the City Security Council is responsible for ordering the use of deadly weapons against protesters and the mass detention of protesters. The 2022-23 protests began following the death of Mahsa (Gina) Amini on September 13, 2022, in the detention of the morality police of the Islamic Republic. These protests quickly spread across the country and are remembered as the largest revolutionary uprising against the government since the establishment of the Islamic Republic. The Iranian government responded to these protests with deadly violence. According to human rights organizations, the security forces of the Islamic Republic have killed at least 551 people, with a minimum of 68 of them being children.
      Security forces attack protesters with armored vehicles and firearms   The security forces are severely beating a protester   Security forces arrest and beat a protester
These violations may only be part of the human rights violations that this person has been involved in. The investigation into this person's human rights record is ongoing.