Iranian Soccer Player Hossein Mahini Arrested

On September 29, 2022,  instigating unrest, Iranian soccer player Hossein Mahini was arrested as most celebrities who have supported the recent protests in Iran.

According to HRANA, the news agency of Human Rights Activists, On September 29, 2022, Hossein Mahini, Iranian athlete and former player of Iran’s national soccer team was arrested.

Mahini had expressed support for Iran’s protests on social media.