Saeid Yousefi faal

Saeid Yousefi faal
سعید یوسفی فعال
Male
No
Alive
24 Apr 2024
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  • Police Commander, Nir (Ardabil Province) (30 Jul 2018 - May 2021)
  • Police Commander, Meshginshahr (Ardabil Province) (17 May 2021 - 28 Jun 2022)
  • Police Commander, Ardabil (Ardabil Province) (28 Jun 2022 - present)
    • Human Rights Violation: Killing and suppressing protesters 2022-2023 (September 16, 2022 -March 20, 2023) read more
      Location
      Ardabil (Ardabil Province)
      Rights Violated
      Right to freedom from torture, Right to freedom of assembly, Right to life
      Description
      Saeid yousefi Faal as the Police Commander of Ardabil and the memeber of the City Security Council, was responsible for the mass arrest of protesters and issuing orders to use lethal weapons against the protesters during the 2022- 2023 protests in this citiy. 

      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.

      Sources
      Security forces attack protesters with armored vehicles and firearms   https://archive.md/LBpkR https://twitter.com/hra_news/status/1581298144364544002 The security forces are severely beating a protester   https://archive.ph/Y5cu0 https://twitter.com/bbcpersian/status/1581663532310929408 Security forces arrest and beat a protester https://archive.md/Ofe42  https://twitter.com/1500tasvir/status/1581952288918106112
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.