Nasrin Sotoudeh | Status: Imprisoned | Iran

Nasrin Sotoudeh, a prominent writer, human rights lawyer and activist, was abruptly re-arrested on June 13, 2018, and taken to Evin prison. Her arrest came shortly after her legal… More

Mehdi Salimi

Salimi is an author and translator, and an independent writer on sociology and political thought. He was arrested in July 2020 and was accused of spurious crimes including blasphemy… More

Amin Moradi

Moradi, a poet and member of the Iranian Writers’ Association, was arbitrarily arrested and detained on November 28, 2020 in a home raid. Authorities confiscated his devices and books… More

Khosro Sadeghi Borojeni

Borojeni is a freelance columnist who writes about political and economic issues in current events, including COVID-19 mismanagement. He was arrested in May 2019 and detained for six days.… More

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