IRAEEIranian Association for Energy Economics
Copyright 1988-2018, All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
In her story, Ebrahimi Iraee wrote about a young woman who watched "The Stoning of Soraya M" - a 2008 movie based on a true story of a young Iranian woman stoned to death - and is so infuriated by the punishment that she burns a copy of the Quran.
Following this, Ebrahimi Iraee and her husband Arash Sadeghi were arrested in Tehran by men believed to be from the Revolutionary Guard.
On Tuesday, Iranian officials ordered Ebrahimi Iraee to hand herself over to Tehran's Evin Prison and start serving her six-year jail term.
The wife, Golrokh Ebrahimi Iraee, had been convicted for an unpublished manuscript police found when they raided the couple's house looking for evidence against the husband.
"The release of Golrokh Ebrahimi Iraee today comes as a welcome relief but is long overdue," Amnesty researcher Nassim Papayianni said in a statement.