Thursday, April 06, 2006

Editors of two publications appear in revolutionary court

Iran Press News: Translation by Banafsheh Zand-Bonazzi.
The hearing for charges brought against Morteza Atri, Editor-in-Chief of the publication "Medical World" and Mahmoud Haydari, Editor-in-Chief of "Zaman" (Time) took place on Tuesday, April 5th in the Tehran public court, branch 1083.

The regime-run news agency, ILNA reported that the two men were charged with printing "lies, material that agitates public opinion and stirring trouble".