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Weekly magazine shut down, editor-in-chief arrested

Monday, 31 December 2012

HADIS weekly, published in Qazvin, was suspended for the fifth time and its chief editor, Rahim Sarkar, was arrested along with the entire editorial staff and employees. The employees were released after three hours of interrogation. There is no information as to the fate of the editor-in-chief. The weekly was suspended and the editor-in-chief arrested in the past prior to the Majlis elections.

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  • Published: 27 days ago on Monday, 31 December 2012
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: December 31, 2012 @ 4:31 pm
  • Filed Under: Human Rights
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    • http://www.hra-news.org/00/14528-1.html

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