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Iran: Appeal for action re: Iranian prisoners in need of medical care: Health professional action

, Index number: MDE 13/072/2011

At least nine Iranian prisoners with serious health problems are being held in prison in Iran. Amnesty International is calling on the Iranian authorities to ensure adequate healthcare is provided to Mohammad Sadiq Kabudvand, Isa Saharkhiz, Ayatollah Boroujerdi, Zahra Jabbari, Kourosh Kohkan, Hossein Ronaghi-Maleki, Ahmad Zeidabadi, Sa’id Metinpour and Heshmatollah Tabarzadi. Those prisoners held solely on account of their peaceful exercise of their rights to the freedom of expression, association, assembly or belief should be immediately and unconditionally released.

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