25 year old Iranian woman has spent 41 days in solitary confinement for attempting to watch the Iran-Italy volleyball tournament in June 2014.
Ghonche Ghavami was arrested outside Azadi Stadium. She was one of the many Iranian women who attempted to watch the match on June 20th.
Along with other women, she was arrested for demanding to attend the games. On the day of her arrest, her personal belongings were confiscated by the police. She was given a conditional bail that she would not attempt to re-enter the facilities.
Ghoncheh returned 10 days later to collect her belongings from Vozarra Detention Centre. . She was arrested on arrival and transferred to the notorious Evin Prison. Security forces raider her home on the same day.
Ghoncheh has been in prison for over 2 months, despite the fact that all investigations to her case have ended, she is still in detention awaiting a hearing. It was indicated by the officials that the hearing postponed for another two months.