Iran: Further Information: Omid Kokabee granted conditional release

Index Number: MDE 13/4755/2016

Iranian physicist Omid Kokabee, who was on medical leave following his surgery for advanced kidney cancer, has been granted conditional release. The Head of Judiciary approved a ruling from Branch 36 of the Court of Appeal in Tehran, which said that he qualified for conditional release and would therefore not be returning to prison.

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