Political activist Hossein Farzin has been arrested since July 11th for undisclosed reasons and has been transferred to an unknown location.
RAHANA: Hossein Farzin, a Mashahd political activist and a former head of the Public Relations Office of the Mashhad City Hall during the reformist era, has been arrested for undisclosed reasons by the Intelligence Unit of the Mashhad IRGC. There is no information as to his whereabouts.A reliable source has told JARS that his family is unaware of his whereabouts, his physical condition and the reason for his arrest.
Hossein Farzin is an Iran-Iraq war veteran who was exposed to chemical weapons during the war and is suffering from heart and respiratory problems.
During the past a few days, Ali Shakourirad, Mehdi Khazali, several student activists and several family members of the political prisoners have been detained.