Front Line Defenders Archives - KHRN

March 3, 2017

Front Line Defenders: Iran – Arrest of human rights defender Farzaneh Jalali

Kurdistan Human Rights Network - On 23 February 2017, civil and women’s rights activist, Farzaneh Jalali, was arrested in Kermanshah, north western Iran. On 27 February 2017, Farzaneh Jalali was permitted to speak to her family for a short time on the telephone. She informed them that she is being held in the Intelligence ServiceDetention Centre in Kermanshah. Prior to that conversation, the human...

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