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Iranian judiciary stretches Ebrahim Yazdi's arrest

Source: Radio Zamaneh

Iranian judiciary renewed the arrest warrant for Ebrahim Yazdi, secretary general of Freedom Movement Party of Iran for another month.

Ebrahim Yazdi

Ali Asghar Qaravi, who was arrested along with Yazdi ten days ago, was released today.

Another executive member of the party, Hashem Sabbaqian was also released last week.

The group were arrested ten days ago in Esfahan for attending what IRNA described as "an illegal Friday prayer."

IRNA reported that Ebrahim Yazdi was on conditional release and with his trip to Esfahan had violated the terms of his release.

Yazdi and the other executive members of the Freedom Movement had been arrested a number of times in the past year of protest against the disputed victory of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in the 2009 presidential elections.

Ebrahim Yazdi was arrested twice before in the past year by the Islamic Republic authorities.


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