Thursday , 22 February 2018

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Baha’i Leader Says People Of Iran Never Accepted Espionage Accusations

RFL/RE – Saeid Rezaie, one of the seven members of the former leadership group of the Baha’is, who has been recently freed after being ten years behind bars, says that people of Iran never accepted the claim that Baha’i leaders are involved in espionage against their homeland.

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Iran’s Judiciary Abets Dictatorship, Says Sakharov Prize Winner

RFL/RE – Prominent Iranian physicist, human rights activist, and political prisoner Narges Mohammadi has lambasted the Islamic Republic’s judiciary as a part of “dictatorship structure” ruling Iran.

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Iran: Civil Rights Activists Still In Detention After 21 Days

Iran-HRM – More than 21 days after the arrest of seven civil rights activists following the recent protests, there is still insufficient information on their condition. Saeed Eghbali, 22, was arrested on February 1 after intelligence agents stormed his home. He was transferred to Section 209 in Evin Prison.

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Iran: Medical Student Detained In Ilam

Iran-HRM -On Sunday, February 18, Taleb Bassativand, a medical student from Ilam University, was arrested by security agents and taken to an unknown location. According to an informed source, intelligence agents surrounded his home and arrested him without an arrest warrant.

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Iran: Dissident Journalist Abducted In Turkey

Iran-HRM – According to news sources, Arash Shoja Shargh, a 24-year-old dissident journalist who is against the Islamic Republic of Iran has not come back to his home (in Turkey) since Monday February 5. After he was forced to leave Iran and due to journalistic activities in his Telegram channel, Gilane No, intelligence agents threatened his family that if Arash …

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