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Iran: political prisoner on 9th day of hunger strike


Prisons in Iran
Prisons in Iran
A Sunni political prisoner in Iran by the name of Foad Rezazadeh entered his 10th day of hunger strike on Wednesday, November 30th. This political prisoner launched his hunger strike protesting authorities preventing from seeing his father and also refusing to allow him to take part in a grieving ceremony. He is currently held in Gohardasht Prison in Karaj, west of Tehran.
This political prisoner, held in hall 21 of ward 7, has already lost 7 kilograms of his weight and his blood pressure has dropped below 9.
The physical conditions of this political prisoner is reported as dire, and yet prison authorities are depriving him of any medical care.