Canada Presses Iran For Information on Iranian-Canadian Who Died in Tehran Jail

Added: 13.02.2018 23:41 | 1 views | 0 comments

The Canadian government said they were "seriously concerned" on Tuesday over the circumstances surrounding the death of an Iranian-Canadian dual citizen, who died in a Tehran prison, according to CBC. Canada was pressure formation from Iran, asking for details to what happened to Kavous Seyed-Emami, an environmental activist and sociology professor, who was arrested on Jan. 24. His son wrote on Twitter last week that he died in prison and that Iran's judiciary said that Seyed-Emami, 63, had committed suicide. "We are seriously concerned by the situation surrounding the detention and death of Mr. Seyed-Emami," Canada's foreign minister, Chrystia Freeland, said in a statement."We expect...

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