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Image result for Mostafa Azizi filmAmnesty - Iranian writer and film producer Mostafa Azizi, a permanent resident of Canada, has been
sentenced to eight years' imprisonment. He has been convicted of vague and overly
broad national security-related offences for peacefully exercising his right to freedom of
expression, including by posting on Facebook.

Journalist gets five-year sentence over election protests

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Saeed PourheydarRadiozamaneh - Iranian journalist Saeed Pourheydar has been sentenced to five years in jail for his role in the protests that followed the controversial 2009 presidential election.

An eye for an eye: Iran sentences 27-year-old to have eyes GOUGED OUT

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Sentenced:Daily Mail - A man has been sentenced to have his eyes gouged out in Iran after damaging the sight of a man during a street fight, it has been reported.
The horrifying 'eye for an eye' sentence was handed down to a 27-year-old man, referred to only by his first name, Hamed.

Facebook Activist Details How She Received a Seven-Year Prison Sentence in Iran

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Naghmeh Shahsavandi - One of the eight Facebook activists sentenced to long prison sentences in 2013 for social and political commentary posted on their Facebook pages, has asserted that she was denied access to a lawyer during her detention, interrogated about private matters, and charged with crimes she never committed.

Arrest of surgeon in Mamasani stirs outrage

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Physician protests in ShirazRadiozamaneh - Iran's health minister has condemned the arrest and handcuffing of a surgeon in Mamasani. While some the surgeon's colleagues and co-workers staged demonstrations in her support, the Governor of Mamasani says the whole affair was caused by a misunderstanding.

Former Reformist Member of Parliament Arrested Upon Return to Iran

E-mail Print PDF - A senior adviser to opposition Green Movement leader Mehdi Karroubi was arrested upon his return to Iran six years after the controversial presidential elections that forced him to leave the country. Esmail Gerami Moghaddam, a former Member of Parliament and spokesman for Mehdi Karroubi's Etemad Melli Party, was arrested at Tehran's Imam Khomeini airport and transferred to Evin Prison on July 17.

Teachers arrested as forces bust protest at Parliament

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Teacher's Silent ProtestRadiozamaneh - Teachers' efforts to stage demonstrations on Wednesday July 22 were unsuccessful; however, it appears that their protests have reached the ears of MPs, who have reacted to their demands in Parliament.

National Trust spokesman arrested upon return to Iran

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Esmail Gerami MoghaddamRadiozamaneh - Esmail Gerami Moghaddam, the spokesman for the National Trust Party, was arrested upon arrival at Tehran's Imam Khomeini Airport.

Iran: Blogger's father sentenced weeks after son's release

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PayvandNews - Only weeks after jailed blogger Hossein Ronaghi Maleki was finally released due to health problems, his father, Ahmad Ronaghi Maleki, has been sentenced to four months in jail.

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