Tolerance.ca
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations, Tolerance.ca® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Dervish News Outlet: Iran Gives Long Prison Terms to More Protesters

An exiled Iranian news outlet focusing on Iran's Gonadabi Dervish minority says six community members have received prison terms of five to seven years for joining anti-government protests earlier this year.  In a Thursday post on its Telegram channel, Majzooban Noor said a revolutionary court convicted the six men to a combined 38 years in prison at the Great Tehran Penitentiary. It named the men as Gholam Abbasi, Mohammad Dalwand, Asghar Ebrahimi, Abdollah Esmaeili, Saleh...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -


Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter