Makki Mosque in Zahedan, surrounded by repressive agents – this news will updated
Since this morning, Friday, February 24, 2023, security agents have surrounded Makki Mosque in Zahedan. At the same time, they started beating and arresting Baloch compatriots near Makki Mosque.
According to the Iranian Human Rights Society, on Friday, February 24, 2023, security agents besieged the famous mosque of the Sunni Muslims in Zahedan. And at the same time as the Baloch compatriots are beaten, they are arrested.
According to the published reports, the security forces violently search Baloch compatriots and arrest them with violent encounters.IRGC forces were about to enter the mosque, but they were pushed back when they were prevented by the mosque’s security forces.
Maulvi Abdul Ghaffar Naqshbandi’s office issued an urgent statement and warned the government to wait for a historical fatwa if the siege of the Makki Mosque continues and the repression of citizens continues.
The text of the statement is as follows:
It informs the Sunni people of Iran, especially the zealous Baloch men; Makki Zahedan Mosque (the heart of Sunni Iran) is currently under heavy siege by the repressive forces.
The barbaric soldiers are attacking and arresting the security forces and worshipers.
Office of Maulana Abdul Ghaffar Naqshbandi immediately called all zealous Baloch men after Friday prayers across province to protest and nationwide uprising and we warn everyone, if this barbaric act continues to wait for historical fatwa that will publishe soon on this channel (Maulana Naqshbandi).
Since the beginning of the protests and after the Bloody Friday of Zahedan in October 2022, the Makki Mosque has been the venue for Friday prayers every Friday, and the Baloch compatriots in Zahedan are holding anti-government demonstrations after the Friday prayers.
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