Mr. Azad Zamani, Execrative Director of

“Association of Defending Children Rights”

Once again has been summoned for investigations.

 

Feb 10th 2005

According to Iran tribune site, yesterday Wednesday Feb. 9th. Mr. Azad Zamani, execrative Director of “Association of Defending Children Rights*” A very well known NGO working in Iran-Kurdistan, (Sanandaj, Saqez, Mareyvan, and Kamyaran), once again has been summoned to the investigations agency of the Iranian government.

Last week, Feb 5th. Mr. Zamani was already once summoned to the agency. 

It was stated in the news that Mr. Zamani was distributing “propaganda” against the execution of the children under the age of 18, and was objecting to the lack of basic freedom and rights for the children of Iran.

 

In the past year these “propaganda’s” have been noted in many events such as the snowman festival with 30,000 attendee in many cities in the province of the Kurdistan, the march of the global children’s day, the circle of children ‘s rights defense and other seminars.

 

It was stated in the news that Mr. Zamani is to surrender himself to this agency by 13th April 2005.

 

This new unwarranted summoning of Mr. Zamani is causing unrest and concerns with the members of the “Association of Defending Children Rights” and the people.

 

It is noteworthy that the snowmen’s festival and the march of the global children’s day, has been sponsored by the “Association of Defending Children Rights”.

 

The organization of Children First is seeking assistance from all international organizations that protect and defend human rights and children’s rights and is requesting that all object to the summoning of Mr. Zamani. The organization of Children First will be following this event that has threatened Mr. Zamani’s rights and freedom, through the international organizations.

  

Central offices for Children’s First Organization.

 

“Association of defending children rights”

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