Tomorrow night, Friday February 3rd at 6:30 pm, former prisoners of conscience Dr. Homa Hoodfar, Mohamed Fahmy, Hamid Ghassemi-Shall and Mostafa Azizi will be joining Alex Neve, Amnesty International's Secretary General, along with human rights experts and Members of Parliament for a panel in support of Saeed Malekpour.
Saeed Malekpour is a Canadian permanent
resident originally from Iran who has been imprisoned in Iran's Evin Prison
since 2008 for creating an open source software for uploading photos to the
internet. The Iranian authorities said the program was used to upload photos to
pornographic websites, which Saeed maintains were made without his knowledge.
Amnesty International is calling for his immediate
Friday, February 3,
6:30 - 8:30 pm
Earth Sciences Building, University of Toronto (5
can find the full details on Facebook >>
Registration is not
required, but feel free to let us know if you will be attending so we can look
out for you and also thank you in person for your support. You can reach Sara
Thank you for all you do for
human rights in Iran and around the world!