TEHRAN – Authorities in Iran on Sunday arrested a recognized actress Taraneh Alidoosti for supporting a person who was executed for his involvement with the anti-state demonstrations.
The Islamic Republic Information Company (IRNA) reported that Alidosti, the star of Oscar-winning film, “The Salesman”, was arrested every week after she expressed solidarity with Mohsen Shekari, 23, who was executed over protests by the Iranian authorities.
Alidosti was charged with “spreading falsehoods” in regards to the nationwide protests which have gripped Iran for the reason that demise of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini in September.
Iran authorities have already executed two males who had been initially held underneath protest-related prices and the capital offence of “Moharabeh” or “waging war against God”.
In keeping with the report printed on IRNA’s official Telegram channel, Alidoosti was arrested as a result of she didn’t present “any documents in line with her claims”.
“His name was Mohsen Shekari. Every international organisation who is watching this bloodshed and not taking action, is a disgrace to humanity,” mentioned Alidoosti on her Instagram.
Alidosti Iranian actor Taraneh Alidoosti posted a picture of herself with out a scarf to indicate solidarity with anti-government demonstrations across the nation in November.