Miami, Florida – July 26, 2018- Cuban Democratic Directorate (Directorio)-The Cuban Democratic Directorate in solidarity with the Iran National Council for Free Elections (IRANNC) denounces that Iranian political prisoner and human rights defender, Arash Sadequi is critically ill with a bone tumor that may be cancerous. Iranian authorities are refusing to transfer Arash Sadequi to a facility specializing in cancer treatment against medical advice, on the orders of the Revolutionary Guards.
Attached is a copy of the letter that the Iran National Council for Free Elections (IRANNC) directed to Mr. Peter Maurer, President of the International Committee of the Red Cross, Guardian of the Geneva Convention requesting urgent action to help save Arash Sadegui.
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Silvia Gutierrez Boronat