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Iran: A blogger released, another arrested

Categories: Middle East & North Africa, Iran, Digital Activism, Human Rights, Politics, Protest

Iranian authorities released [1]Mohammad Ali Abtahi,former vice president and blogger on a $700,000 bail one week ago after his lawyer said he had been sentenced to six years in prison. Human rights activists reported [2] [fa] that a few days ago Sasan Aghayi, a blogger and journalist got arrested in Tehran.