Fouziyeh and Avat Hosseinzadeh, a Kurd sister and brother, were arrested on February 28 by a number of Ministry of Intelligence (MOIS/VEVAK) plainclothes agents in Saqqez, western Iran, and taken to an unknown location.
The two Iranian Kurds were charged with cooperation with a Kurdish party opposing the Iranian regime.
Fouziyeh is 25 years old and her brother, Avat, is 28. They were severely beaten at the time of arrest and the agents confiscated their personal property. To this date, no information is available about them or their whereabouts.