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British-Iranian Volleyball Prisoner Moved to Notorious Murderers' Jail


Society & Culture  (tags: saria law, women's rights, Iran, imprisonment, activist )

Beatrice
- 1591 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Ghoncheh Ghavami, the young Iranian women rights activist jailed for attempting to enter a men-only stadium to watch a volleyball match, has been transferred to a high security prison in south Tehran that holds criminals, according to opposition website



   

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Animae C (507)
Wednesday November 12, 2014, 4:09 am
Barbarians!
grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr
 

ALLEN G (19)
Wednesday November 12, 2014, 4:42 am
Watching a sporting event is a serious crime according to these mouth breathing genetic defects . Plunder , rape , murder , having sex with your dead wife , sex with children and animals is fine . Remember , be politically correct , and always blame Israel .
 

Slava R (1311)
Wednesday November 12, 2014, 4:47 am
outrageous
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 12, 2014, 5:18 am
Nothing shocks coming outta this hell hole---it's the same putrid vomit inducing crap day after day...There's absolutely no logic to anything originating from there.
 

Angie P (139)
Wednesday November 12, 2014, 7:32 am
I hope nothing happens to this brave lady.
 

ALLEN G (19)
Wednesday November 12, 2014, 7:48 am
She is in hell . They are savages and barbarians . Poor woman will never be the same .
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Thursday November 13, 2014, 12:39 am
Iranian men are so utterly impotent and insecure if they cannot handle women equally.
 

Hilary S (65)
Thursday November 13, 2014, 12:47 am
i wonder if her original action was intended as a protest? or if she was ignorant of what she was risking? whatever the case, there is little doubt the iranian madmen will mete out punishments disproportionate to the 'crime'.
 

Lona Goudswaard (66)
Thursday November 13, 2014, 3:09 am
According to Amnesty International this brave young woman has been sentenced to one year in jail for her action, but has gone through a terrible ordeal waiting for her trial, including 50 days of solitary confinement, a hunger strike and psychological torture.
Ghoncheh Ghavami, in prison in Iran for wanting to watch volleyball
 

. (0)
Thursday November 13, 2014, 4:12 am
Just an incredible story of a woman trapped in a web of stupidity.
 

Winn A (179)
Thursday November 13, 2014, 7:49 am
What a courageous woman. I will keep her in my thoughts and prayers. I'm so grateful that I don't live in a culture where I can't even attend a sporting event let alone all the other freedoms I'd not have in that society.
 

Madhu Pillai (22)
Thursday November 13, 2014, 5:24 pm
As a British citizen, is the govt. doing anything about it? Cannot understand why west panders to these oppressive Govt's.
 

Walter F (129)
Thursday November 13, 2014, 9:26 pm
If she is a British citizen why doesn't the government appeal for her and bring her back to England .Why did she go back to Iran ?.Once she gets away from this mad evil land ruled by murderous fanatics she will never want t to go back.. WE can only hope her experience in jail doesn't leave her emotionally scarred
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Friday November 14, 2014, 12:50 am
noted
 

Warren Webber (26)
Saturday November 15, 2014, 2:32 am
Live long and prosper
 
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