Nima Shafagh-Doust Archives - KHRN

January 3, 2023

Family of killed boy ‘threatened’ to lie about cause of death, says mother

Iranian security agencies have pressured a family whose son was shot to death by the military-security forces in Orumiyeh, north-western Iran, forcing them to say that the young man died from a dog bite. Nima (Aslan) Shafagh-Doust, 17, who comes from Orumiyeh, was injured after being shot twice in his legs on 21 September 2022 during the anti-government protests in the Eslamabad neighbourhood of the...

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