Iran; Sit-in protest by the families of arrested in recent demonstrations

1/6/2018 4:13:06 PM

Families of arrested gather outside the notorious Evin Prison in Tehran

Families of arrested gather outside the notorious Evin Prison in Tehran

Iran, Tehran, Jan. 6, 2018 - families and friends of those who have been arrested during the recent uprisings in many cities in Iran gathered in front of the notorious Evin prison to demand the release of their loved ones.

during past 10 days of nationwide uprisings in more than 100 cities and towns, some 3000+ individuals, mostly the young, have been arrested. Many of them have been transferred to the notorious Evin Prison in Tehran. Reports indicate that at least 50 people have also been killed by the security forces.

Families of those arrested have been going to Tehran's Evin Prison to demand the release of their loved ones.