Iran: Rights defender at risk of five years in prison: Kouhyar Goudarzi
On 16 September, Kouhyar Goudarzi, a member of the Committee for Human Rights Reporters (CHRR), had his five-year prison sentence upheld by an appeals court. He is currently at liberty but if imprisoned, he will be considered a prisoner of conscience. Two other members of the CHRR are currently imprisoned and are prisoners of conscience.
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