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Iran: Jailed Blogger Needs Specialized Medical Treatment

Written by Farid On 12 January 2014 @ 12:39 pm | No Comments

In Freedom of Speech, Governance, Human Rights, Iran, Middle East & North Africa, Politics, Quick Reads

Amnesty International says [1] “the health of jailed Iranian blogger Mohammad Reza Pourshajari,a prisoner of conscience,is worsening. He is in urgent need of specialized medical treatment.” Mohammad Reza Pourshajari(aka Siamak Mehr) was arrested [2] in September 2010.In his blog, Iran Land's Report, he would criticize the Islamic Republic and Islam with strong words.

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[1] says: http://www.amnesty.org/en/library/info/MDE13/002/2014/en

[2] was arrested: http://globalvoicesonline.org/2012/01/11/iran-blogger-faces-death-penalty-for-insulting-islam/

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