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Wave of arrests among Sunni Arabs before Eid al-Fitr

Friday, 10 August 2012

Human rights activists in Iran report that internal security forces in Khosestan Province have arrested Sunni Arabs in various cities, including Ahvaz, in the run up to the Eid al-Fitr holiday (August 18-19). According to reports, 19 members of the Sunni Arab minority have arrested since the wave began several days ago.

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  • Published: 9 days ago on Friday, 10 August 2012
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: August 10, 2012 @ 1:04 pm
  • Filed Under: Human Rights
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    • http://www.hra-news.org/1389-01-27-05-24-07/13193-1.html

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