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September 17, 2021

"Free Iran's Political Prisoners" Press Conference & Speakout

September 17, 2021

We invite everyone to join the International Emergency Campaign as we step up the fight to actually Free Iran’s Political Prisoners at two significant events next week. Show your solidarity by sending statements or videos that may be part of, or help build for this events.

As Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi – directly responsible for mass executions of thousands of political prisoners and other crimes -- addresses UN General Assembly, the International Emergency Campaign to Free Iran’s Political Prisoners will condemn the Islamic Republic of Iran’s vicious, illegitimate repression, demand freedom for Iran’s political prisoners, and read statements from relatives of political prisoners, including Mariam Claren, daughter of Nahid Taghavi, and Elika Ashoori, daughter of Anoosheh Ashoori, former political prisoners, Kave Milani of the Burn the Cage/Free the Birds prisoner support movement, and others.

We invite everyone to join the International Emergency Campaign as we step up the fight to actually Free Iran’s Political Prisoners at two significant events next week. Show your solidarity by sending statements or videos that may be part of, or help build for this events.

As Iran’s President Ebrahim Raisi – directly responsible for mass executions of thousands of political prisoners and other crimes -- addresses UN General Assembly, the International Emergency Campaign to Free Iran’s Political Prisoners will condemn the Islamic Republic of Iran’s vicious, illegitimate repression, demand freedom for Iran’s political prisoners, and read statements from relatives of political prisoners, including Mariam Claren, daughter of Nahid Taghavi, and Elika Ashoori, daughter of Anoosheh Ashoori, former political prisoners, Kave Milani of the Burn the Cage/Free the Birds prisoner support movement, and others.

We will display pictures of some of those imprisoned and demand:

Iran:  Free All Political Prisoners Now!

US:  No War Moves or Sanctions on Ira­n!

For event photos and videos go to www.FreeIransPoliticalPrisonersNow.org and @IranPrisonEmerg on Twitter.

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