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Mass arrests of Azerbaijanis restarts in Iran

21 September 2006 [09:34] - TODAY.AZ
Iranian Azerbaijanis' protests claiming the right to receive education in native language resulted in mass arrests of the protestors.

Sirus Azadi, member of Managing Staff of World Azerbaijanis Congress told the APA that a lot of Azerbaijani protesters have been detained by Iranian intelligence body. Two of the detained have been identified: Chingiz Bakhavar and Ali Seddagi. The rest are being identified.


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