Iran: Further information on Fear of Ill treatment/ Prisoners of conscience
On 27 August the Supreme Court upheld the sentence of prisoner of conscience Khalil Rostamkhani. He has been arrested and imprisoned for eight years in connection with a conference debating political and social reform held in Berlin in April 2000. Ezzatollah Sahabi, who was re-arrested in December 2000, remains in prison.
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