Translation by Iran Press Watch
On the occasion of the birthday of Navid Khanjani * – a Baha’i citizen who has been sentenced to 12 years imprisonment for his belief in the Baha’i Faith – a number of past student activists, newspaper reporters and human rights activists paid a visit to his family.
Navid Khanjani is celebrating his birthday at Rajai Shahr prison for the third consecutive year following his arrest and imprisonment.
This Baha’i citizen has served more than 1200 days of his 12-year sentence.
During this visit, Massoud Bastani, Jila Bani-Yaghoob, Bahman Ahmadi-Amooyee, Misagh Afshar, Vahed Kholoosi, Mohammad Karimi, Majid Dorri, Shahnaz Karim-Beygi, Maryam Karim-Beygi, Jila Karamzadeh-Makvandi, Kaveh Shirazi, Shayan Vahdati and a number of other civil rights activists were present.