Tuesday, February 12, 2008
Iranian Journalist Facing Death
On Monday, 22 Bahman, 1386 [February 11, 2008], the Amir Kabir New Bulletin reported, "a court in Sistan and Baluchistan has convicted Yaghoub Mehrnahad, journalist and chairman of the 'Youth Voice of Justice,' to death." According to this report, this Sistani journalist faced trial in Zahedan last month without a lawyer or visitation rights with his family and his death verdict was forwarded to his family last Thursday.
Posted by Behdad Bordbar at 3:02 PM