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Iran - Two photographers sentenced to 25 and 50 lashes

Reporters without borders
Medieval punishment imposed because they criticized a book of photos published by the Qazvin city authorities Reporters Without Borders is outraged to learn that two photographers based in the city of Qazvin, Khalil Emami and Abass Alipour, have been sentenced to 25 and 50 lashes respectively for criticizing a book of photos published by the Qazvin city government. The online newspaper Sedayeqazvin reported on 13 August that a Qazvin court imposed the medieval sentences in response to a (...)

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