Imprisoned Iranian Director Jafar Panahi Declares Hunger Strike
Summary by Ground NewsThe protests erupted after 22-year-old Mahsa Amini died while being held by Iran's morality police. The demonstrations rapidly escalated into calls for the overthrow of Iran's ruling clerics. At least 527 protesters have been killed and more than 19,500 people have been detained since the demonstrations began.
Published 2 months ago · Tehran, Iran, Islamic Republic of
Iranian film director goes on hunger strike in prison
An Iranian director who was arrested last summer, weeks before his latest film was released to widespread acclaim, has gone on hunger strike to protest his continued detention amid more than four months of anti-government protests.
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