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Iran: Two Poets Arrested

Written by Farid On 29 December 2013 @ 19:40 pm | 1 Comment

In Iran, Literature, Middle East & North Africa, Politics, Quick Reads, TYPE

Poets Mehdi Mousavi and Fatemeh Ekhtesari disappeared in Iran. News reported that the two have been detained since early December. More than two hundred people signed an online petition [1] and called on the UN to take action about the situation of cultural activists particularly the case of these two young poets in Iran.

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[1] online petition: http://www.gopetition.com/petitions/free-mehdi-mousavi-fatemeh-ekhtesari.html

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