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Monthly Archives: January 2018

Iranian Lawyer Persecuted for Investigating a Prisoner’s Suspicious Death

Iran Human Rights –  Mohammad Najafi, who questioned the authorities’ claim about a protester’s “suicide” in prison, has been under arrest since January 15. According to a close source, Mohammad Najafi, attorney at law, was arrested by the security forces at his house on the evening of January 15. Mohammad Najafi had been investigating the suspicious death of Vahid Heidari, …

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Water And Conflict In Iran

PayvandNews – Iran water crisis (source: cover of Iranian economic magazine Tejarate Fard) By Esfandyar Batmanghelidj (source: LobeLog)   The most important sentence in the Persian language is arguably “Baba ab dad.” The sentence means “father gave water.” It is the first sentence taught to Iranian children when they are learning to read and write. Beyond its phonetic simplicity, it …

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