TAGS: Individuals at Risk, Urgent Action Network • Censorship and Free Speech, Detention and Imprisonment, Fair Trials, Freedom of Expression, Press Freedom, Prisoners of Conscience • Iran, Middle East and North Africa •
February 17, 2016
Good News! – Iran: Journalist Jason Rezaian Released (UA 307/14)
Iranian-American journalist Jason Rezaian was released from Tehran’s Evin Prison on 16 January, after being detained for 18 months on national security-related charges. He was a prisoner of conscience.