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Free Atena Daemi

Atena Daemi is serving seven years in Iran’s most notorious prison. Her crime? Peacefully protesting for women’s rights and an end to the death penalty.

She held vigils at cemeteries, handed out leaflets and spoke out on social media. For this, she was arrested in 2016. Her sham trial lasted just 15 minutes.

Atena has been severely beaten by prison guards, and her health has deteriorated alarmingly.  She has already endured two years in jail. Five more years are simply unthinkable.

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