Amnesty International: Jailed IT Expert (Nizar Zakka) Denied Access to Medical Care in Iran

AmnestyInternationalSeptember 16, 2016: Sunday will mark one year since Nizar was kidnapped and unlawfully detained by the Iranian government. Additional information, and suggested action items, will be forthcoming.

The trial of Nizar Zakka, a Lebanese national and permanent US resident held in detention in Tehran’s Evin Prison since September 2015, has concluded after two brief sessions before Branch 15 of the Revolutionary Court in Tehran. His health is deteriorating but the authorities are denying him access to medical care.

See the Amnesty International post here and detailed PDF here.

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