Ms. Maryam Alangi, wife of late political prisoner Mohsen Dogmechi, was summoned with her son to the Prosecutor’s Office on July 24,
2016 and subsequently transferred to the Women’s Ward of Tehran’s Evin Prison.
There is no information available on the reason for the arrest and detention of Ms. Alangi.
Mohsen Dogmechi was a political prisoner sentenced to 10 years in prison for giving financial support to the PMOI. He lost his life on March 29, 2011, as a result of cancer and denial of vital medical treatment by prison officials.