Five Christian Converts Arrested
At least five converts to Christianity have been arrested in Esfahan. In the past 24 hours, following the arrest of Mohammad Taslimi on September 1, at least four more men and women have reportedly been taken to the custody of Iran’s security forces. According to HRANA, early this morning Hamidreza Bohrani and his wife Zeinab Akbari, along with Ms. Molouk Rouhani and a fourth woman identified as “Sepideh” were arrested from their homes. Residences of these individuals were reportedly searched thoroughly and various personal items were confiscated by security agents. ARAM will continue to monitor this situation and provide additional updates.
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