Narges Mohammadi

Iranian dissidents on hunger strike to protest hangings

Iranian dissidents on hunger strike to protest hangings

  • Led by jailed 2023 Nobel Peace Prize winner Narges Mohammadi, those going on the one-day hunger strike ranged from dozens of her cellmates in Tehran’s Evin prison
  • Concern over Tehran’s use of capital punishment has intensified following the hanging on Tuesday of Mohammad Ghobadlou
By AFP ·