Iranian diplomat detained for three months without lawyer: sources




 
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Iranian diplomat detained for three months without lawyer: sources
 
June 11th, 2013  
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Iranian diplomat detained for three months without lawyer: sources
By Louis Charbonneau UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A senior Iranian diplomat linked to Iran's reformists, who has been detained at Tehran's notorious Evin Prison for three months, has been denied access to his attorney for the entire time, sources familiar with the case told Reuters on Monday. Bagher Asadi, who was previously a senior diplomat at Iran's U.N. mission in New York and most recently a director at the secretariat of the so-called D8 group of developing nations in Istanbul, was arrested in mid-March in Tehran for unknown reasons, sources said last month. ...




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