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Free Naser Derazshamshir (Aydin Mughanli)
Petition Background (Preamble):
Derazshamshir, a master's in international law graduate at Baku State University, was arrested on August 06, 2011 in the house of his parents in Jafarabad, Moghan of Ardabil province and was taken to Ardabil Intelligence Service headquarters. Derazshamshir's house was searched and his computer, books and other belongings were seized.
The Association for the Defense of Azerbaijani Political Prisoners (ADAPP), believes that; Mr. Derazshamshir is a prisoner of conscience and held solely for the peaceful civil, cultural and language rights activities.
- We demand for Naser Derazshamshir to receive urgently needed medical care for the torture wounds inflicted by prison authorities.
- Reminding the authorities that, as a state party to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, Iran is obliged to uphold the right to freedom of expression and that linguistic minorities have the right to use their own language.
The Free Naser Derazshamshir (Aydin Mughanli) petition to UN, Navi Pillay, Ban Ki Moon, IR Embassies, Amnesty, HRW, EU members was written by ADAPP and is in the category Human Rights at GoPetition. Contact author here. Petition tags: azerbaijanis, iran, human rights, language rights, cultural rights