Mokhtar Assadi and Mahmoud Bagheri Continue to be Denied Visitation Rights

HRANA- Although two months have passed since the arrest of teacher’s union members Mokhtar Assadi and Mahmoud Bagheri, they continue to be denied visitation rights.

HRANA has learned that officials are not responding to inquiries made by their families regarding the restrictions in place or their charges.The two union activists have been allowed only three or four very brief phone calls to their families since their arrest and transfer to ward 209 of Evin Prison.


Mokhtar Assadi was arrested in Karaj after recently completing a two year exile term.He is married with two children.

Mahmoud Bagheri was arrested by state security forces after being summoned by the disciplinary section of education department in Tehran.

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