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IRAN: FURTHER INFORMATION: THREE HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS ON HUNGER STRIKE: GOLROKH EBRAHIMI IRAEE, ARASH SADEGHI, ATHENA DAEMI

Amnesty


Amnesty - Iranian women human rights defenders and prisoners of conscience Golrokh Ebrahimi Iraee and Atena Daemi started a hunger strike on 3 February in protest at their transfer to a prison where women convicted of violent offences are held in inhumane conditions. Earlier, on 27 January, human rights defender Arash Sadeghi started a hunger strike to demand that they are returned to their previous place of detention. He is critically-ill.

For the report please click on the below link:

http://www.amnesty.org/download/Documents/MDE1378402018ENGLISH.pdf