VIDEO: U.S. leaders, artists and activists defend Iran’s seven imprisoned Baha’i leaders

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Mark Kirk - US Senator [, 21 Nov. 2011] On May 12, 2011, United States Senator Mark Kirk of Illinois hosted a reception to raise awareness about the seven Baha’i leaders imprisoned in Iran. [view the video here]

Actress Eva LaRue is among the notable figures offering their support. Also featured in the video are Senator Kirk; U.S. Representative from New York, Michael Grimm; Deputy Assistant Secretary of State, Kathleen Fitzpatrick; Secretary of the National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of the U.S., Kenneth E. Bowers; and brother of one of the imprisoned leaders, Iraj Kamalabadi.

Read a full review of the reception.




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