Iran: Further information: Imprisoned trade unionist on hunger strike: Reza Shahabi

By Amnesty International, , Index number: MDE 13/109/2010

Reza Shahabi, a leading member of an independent but unrecognized trade union in Iran, remains detained in Evin Prison, Tehran, where he has begun a hunger strike. Although Saeed Torabian, another leading member, was released on 20 July, other union members have since been arrested, bringing the total in prison to six.

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