Political Activist Abdollah Momeni Arrested

Security forces arrested political activist Abdollah Momeni at his residence and took him to an undisclosed location.

According to HRANA, the news agency of Human Rights Activists, On April 27, 2023, political activist Abdollah Momeni was arrested by security forces.

An informed source close to Momeni’s family told HRANA that agents searched his home and confiscated some of his belongings.

The reason for his arrest and the location of his detention are currently unknown.

Momeni is a prominent former student activist who served as the spokesperson for the Alumni Association of Iran (Advar-e Tahkim Vahdat) organization two decades ago. In March 2014, he was released from Evin Prison after serving a five-year sentence.