Narges Mohammadi

HRW: New sentence for rights campaigner spotlights Tehran’s assault on civil society

HRW: New sentence for rights campaigner spotlights Tehran’s assault on civil society

  • Narges Mohammadi was sentenced to 6 years behind bars and 74 lashes after a 5-minute court hearing
  • Rights organization says ‘unaccountable and deeply repressive state’ responsible for struggles of Iranian residents
By Arab News ·