Oct 3, 2001, 12:01 AM
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Kurds of plight ignoring for government rap deputies Kurdestan of province western the from legislator A -- IRNA 3, Oct Tehran, the from deputies other five with along who, province Kurdestan government the criticized Wednesday, on masse en resigned province .province the in Kurds fellow his of plight the ignoring for adopted has government democratic and reformist The" strongly we which Kurds the vis-a-vis policies double-standard .chamber the told Mohammad-Rezaie Mohammad "oppose, on called have Sunni, or Shia whether Kurdestan, of people The" of province the rid to parliament the and government reformist the .said he "deprivation, of scourge the deputies six all of masse en resignation the rejected has Majlis parliament's the in precedent no has it saying Kurdestan from .resignations individual submit to deputies the asked has and history, which, resignation their discussed deputies six the Sunday, On being is that discrimination the at protest in was said, they .Kurds Iranian the against practiced especially Kurds, the and province Kurdestan Unfortunately," officials executive and rights legitimate their denied are Sunnis, political, the on justice for calls their to backs their turning are said "out, brought have they issues social and cultural economic, Minister Interior to addressed letter protest a in deputies the .Moussavi-Lari Abdolvahed to respond to refused has Lari that said further Mohammad-Rezaie plight the attention his to bring to him to sent letters of number a .Kurds the of earlier had Hosseinim, Massoud Kurdestan, from deputy Another a of appointment the with unhappy were deputies the that revealed .province the of governor-general new the as non-Kurd Abdollah succeed to appointed was governor-general new The cabinet a as Tehran to transferred been has who Ramazan-Zadeh .administration Khatami's Mohammad President in secretary AK/LS End