Iran Crackdown

In Tehran, Iran there has been a crackdown on Christians. More than 30 were arrested in July and August near Tehran and the northern city of Rasht. Christians Maryam Rostampour and Marzieh Amirizadeh Esmaeilabad, have now been in prison in Tehran for over six months. Christian women in London have held a prayer vigil for these Iranian women outside the Iranian Embassy.

POSTED 2 Oct 2009