Arrested Protester Remains In Prison In Limbo Status

Alireza Kia, arrested on February 20, 2011 while participating in a rally to protest against the house arrest of the Green Movement’s leaders, remains in Evin prison.

According to Kaleme news site, 21 years old Alireza Kia has been kept in incarceration in Evin prison Ward 350, without having been tried, for no other reason than participating in a protest rally, .

He was arrested during a rally on February 20, 2011, and is facing charges of propagating against the regime, disruption of public order and gathering and collusion. Charges, against which he has not had a chance to defend himself in a court of law.

This protester is currently incarcerated in Evin Ward 350 which holds most of the post-2009 presidential election political prisoners.

Source: Kaleme Website


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