February 16, 2011
In an interview with Voice of America, Ghaeh Jaleh, had contradicted the government run media and had stated that his brother is not a member of the Basij. He was arrested after the interview and has been put under pressure in order to deny his statements. He had stated that his family is currently under pressure.
Saneh Jaleh was a Kurdish resident of Paveh who was shot during the February 14th protests. Government run media had tried to present a false image of his identity. Ghaneh Jaleh had revealed the truth during the interview.