Authorities Summon Popular Singer Amir Tataloo
Authorities have summoned Iranian singer Amir Tataloo, demanding that he appear before a court on charges of "promoting immorality.”
On Trial for Someone Else’s Facebook Posts
Najibeh Salehzadeh was charged with “propaganda against the regime” and “insulting the supreme leader” — but the charges relate to posts on a Facebook account that has nothing to do with her.
Salehzadeh, the wife of labor activist Mahmoud Salehi, was tried at Branch 1 of the Revolutionary Court of Saghez in Kurdistan in June. The court’s verdict is expected within a few days.