The mother and the sister of Saeid Zeinali, the political prisoner who has been missing since July 9, 1999, were arrested on Saturday at their house.
RAHANA: Saeid Zeinali was detained on July 9, 1999. He never returned home after being arrested at his father’s house. The authorities claim that they have no information in regards to his whereabouts. It is unclear what has happened to him during the past 11 years.It has been said that the Intelligence and Security Units of IRGC have been responsible for his arrest. After the post-election protests, his mother once again asked the IRGC authorities to explain what has happened to her son.
His family goes to the Evin Prison every week to inquire about their missing son. They want to know what has happened to him and whether he is still alive and in detention.
After the raid on the house of Saied Zoliekhani’s family, his mother and sister were arretsd and their computers and personal belongings were confiscated. His family and friends who were very upset after his disappearance are now concerned for his mother and sister.