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44 political prisoners protest exile of Abolfazl Abedini to Ahvaz prison in a letter

Wednesday, 31 July 2013

Abedini recounted how he witnessed the signs of torture inflicted on Sattar Beheshti before his death. On Saturday, Abolfazl Abedini, who had been assured of no repercussions for his testimony, was suddenly transferred from Evin Prison to Karoon Prison in Ahvaz. He immediately launched a hunger strike to protest his illegal transfer and announced he would continue until his return to Evin Prison. Related: Human rights activist launches a hunger strike after sudden transfer to Ahvaz Karoon Prison

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  • Published: 2 years ago on Wednesday, 31 July 2013
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: July 31, 2013 @ 2:30 pm
  • Filed Under: Human Rights
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    • http://www.rahesabz.net/story/73596/; http://sahamnews.org/1392/05/253989/

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