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Iran - Ailing woman journalist arrested, government decrees new media controls

Reporters without borders
Reporters Without Borders strongly condemns the arrest of Narges Mohammadi, a journalist and spokesperson of Nobel peace laureate Shirin Ebadi's Centre for Human Rights Defenders. She was detained in the northern city of Zanjan on 21 April after receiving an intelligence ministry summons and was transferred to Tehran's Evin prison to serve a six-year jail sentence. The press freedom organization also deplores a 21 April government decree making it obligatory for news agencies and other news (...)

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