Last Saturday, agents from the Ministry of Intelligence arrested Habib Halfi in his home. A political activist and member of Iran’s Arab minority, Halfi was released from prison a few months ago after serving a two years. There is no information on his whereabouts or the reason for his arrest. His brother, Ali Halfi, is a political prisoner who was sentenced to 30 years imprisonment in exile and is serving time in Gonabad prison.
Intelligence Ministry arrests Iranian-Arab political activist
- Published: 12 days ago on Friday, 27 July 2012
- By: Iran Daily Brief
- Last Modified: July 27, 2012 @ 3:39 pm
- Filed Under: Human Rights
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