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May 31, 2013

Emanullah Mostaqim transferred to Raja’i Shahr prison

HRANA, May 31

On the evening of May 30, Emanullah Mostaqim ( امان‌الله مستقیم ), one of the staff of the Bahai Open University (BIHE) in Iran, was transferred to Raja’i Shahr prison in Kharaj, near Tehran. He reported to Evin prison in Tehran on May 20, to begin serving his 5-year sentence for “membership of the Bahai community” and supporting the University. He has recently had open heart surgery, and suffers from diabetes.

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  1. What does he teach?

    Comment by petussing — May 31, 2013 @ 20:48 | Reply

    • Good question Phillip. I know he is a member of a literary society, which may be the Persian branch of PEN.

      Comment by Sen — June 1, 2013 @ 13:04 | Reply

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