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Iranian regime arrests Iranian rapper who criticized government

Security agents from the Islamic Republic of Iran in the city of Isfahan have arrested popular rapper Toomaj Salehi for his songs denouncing corruption within the Iranian regime. Salehi’s uncle, Eghbal Eghbali, announced Salehi’s arrest on Instagram, writing “They arrested my nephew… The Islamic government cannot stand the protest voice …

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Rapper arrest symbolizes danger of dissent in Iran

The Iranian revolution claimed to represent the voice of the poor when it came to power in 1979, but this week arrested a rapper who voices the struggles of the poor. Iranian dissident rapper Toomaj Salehi was arrested Monday in the central city of Isfahan and taken to an unknown …

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Security forces arrested dissident rapper Toomaj Salehi

Dissident rapper Toomaj Salehi was arrested by security forces at his home and taken to an unknown location. Salehi’s relatives broke the news on Instagram. Salehi’s home was searched and his personal belongings confiscated upon his arrest. According to the message, which was released on Sunday, 12 officers raided Toomaj …

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Cornwall beaches scenes on the last day of summer

As the decidedly autumnal month of August has at times given way to what began as a scorching September, the traditional Cornish summer is drawing to a close. All over the country, school children are returning to class and parents are returning to work. As the holiday season draws to …

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