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Jailed Iran activist seeks medical treatment

  • Since March, more than 100,000 detainees in Iran have been granted temporary release or sentence remissions to help limit the spread of the novel coronavirus in the Islamic republic’s prisons
  • Mohammadi, 48, is a campaigner against the death penalty and was the spokeswoman for the Defenders of Human Rights Center in Iran when she was arrested in May 2015
By AFP ·