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Hunger strike of Dervish prisoner enters 86th day

Tuesday, 16 April 2013

Kasa Nuri, one of the imprisoned Dervishes, is continuing his hunger strike into its 86th day. At the same time, the Dervish community protest outside the revolutionary court in Shiraz to express identification and solidarity with their imprisoned members deteriorated into a violent clash with internal security forces, resulting in the arrest of four additional members of the Dervish community.


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  • Published: 94 days ago on Tuesday, 16 April 2013
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: April 15, 2013 @ 3:35 pm
  • Filed Under: Human Rights
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    • http://www.hra-news.org/1389-01-27-05-24-07/15293-1.html

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