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Khuzestan: A Tragic Cycle of Mismanagement, Injustice, and State Violence (0)

4/18/14 •

Ali Batrani was a 17-year-old youth, whose tortured body was found on April 18, 2005, in the Karun River in Ahvaz, a city in the Arab-majority Khuzestan province in southwest Iran. He had been arrested on April 15, the first day of a 10-day-long protest that had begun in Ahvaz and, following the shooting deaths of protesters, spread to […]