Human Rights Violator: Dr Mohammad Hosseini

Name:

Dr Mohammad Hosseini (Aka: Dr Seyyed Mohammad Hosseyni ; Seyed, Sayyed and Sayyid)

Human rights violations:

Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance since September 2009. Ex-IRGC, he is complicit in the repression of journalists.

On 10 October 2011, the European Union published the names of 29 officials of the Islamic Republic of Iran including Dr Mohammad Hosseini  (Aka: Dr Seyyed Mohammad Hosseyni ; Seyed, Sayyed and Sayyid) whom the E.U. asserts are “responsible for serious human rights violations” and is thus subjecting to travel bans and asset freezes.[1]

 

[1] EU Council statement  on 10 October 2011

 

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