Sen's daily

June 30, 2015

Shahriar Cyrus, Bahai artist, arrested

Campaign against harassment of Bahais, June 30, 2015.

Shahriar Cyrus (شهریار سیروس), a Bahai painter and a respected art teacher and critic, was arrested today when eleven agents of the security forces raided his home in Tehran. The agents had an arrest warrant. They seized all his personal possessions and took him away. His whereabouts are unknown, and no other information has been released. The report does not say where he was arrested, but he was born and studied in Tehran.

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