NCRI WOMEN'S COMMITTEE

Works extensively with Iranian women outside the country and maintains a permanent contact with women inside Iran. The Women’s Committee is actively involved with many women's rights organizations and NGO's and the Iranian diaspora. The committee is a major source of much of the information received from inside Iran with regards to women. Attending UN Human Rights Commission meetings and other international or regional conferences on women’s issues, and engaging in a relentless battle against the Iranian regime's misogyny are part of the activities of members and associates of the committee.

A pregnant woman suffered a miscarriage after intelligence agents raided her residence in Sanandaj, capital of the Iranian Kurdistan.

According to a report published on November 6, 2017, Sara Farhadi was alone at home when agents of the Department of Intelligence violently broke into the house, carried out a thorough search and took away some equipment.

The shocked woman was transferred to hospital, nevertheless, she ended up having a miscarriage after two days.

Sara’s husband, Erfan Karimi, is accused of collaboration with Kurdish opposition parties and threatened with arrest. He has disappeared since four months ago. The pressure on his family continues to turn their son in.

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