Iranian Poet & Activist Sentenced To Prison

via  January 8, 2016—The poet and civil activist Hila Sedighi was arrested at Imam Khomeini International Airport on January 7, 2016, as she and her husband returned from a trip to the United Arab Emirates, the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran has learned. Sedighi’s arrest appears to be in connection with a sentence issued against her in absentia by the Culture and Media Court, a court established … Read more Iranian Poet & Activist Sentenced To Prison