Iran – Press freedom violations recounted in real time (from 1st January 2011) — RSF

Reporters Without Borders Reporters Sans Frontières (RSF) – 12.09.2011-Two journalists freed but a dozen netizens and journalists arrested Two journalists have been released in the past week but a dozen other netizens and journalists, and human rights lawyer Abdolfatah Soltani , one of the founding members of Nobel peace laureate Shirin Ebadi’s Centre for Human Rights Defenders, have been arrested. Soltani was picked up at his home on 10 September during a raid by plain-clothes officials from the intelligence ministry. His family still does not know why he was arrested or where he is being held.

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Iran – Press freedom violations recounted in real time (from 1st January 2011)

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