Human Rights Violator: Seyyed Solat Mortazavi

solat mortazavi

Name:

Seyyed Solat Mortazavi

Human rights violations:

Deputy interior minister for political affairs. Responsible for directing repression of persons who speak up in defense of their legitimate rights, including freedom of expression.

on 23 March 2012, the European Union published the names of 17 officials of the Islamic Republic of Iran including Seyyed Solat Mortazavi  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 23 March 2012

 

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