Iran: A pregnant woman among those arrested in attack on Dervishes

Leili Nayeb Zadeh, arrested in Tehran during the raid on the protest gathering of dervishes on February 19, 2018, is pregnant and presently held under interrogation and torture.

No information is available on her health.

Seventy of the women arrested during the dervishes’ protest gathering in Golestan Haftom Ave. in Tehran, were brutalized and taken to the Quarantine Ward 3 of the notorious Qarchak Prison in Varamin. There is no information available on the fate of other women arrested in the dervishes’ gathering.