Iranian pastor sentenced to eight years
AN IRANIAN Christian pastor, Saeed Abedinigalangashi, has been
sentenced to eight years in prison for "actions against the
security of Iran".
Mr Abedinigalangashi, who is also known as Mr Abedini, was
arrested in September 2012, and his case was heard at the
Revolutionary Court Branch 26 in Tehran on 21 January. Mr Abedini,
who has dual United States/Iranian nationality, is a former Muslim
convert to Christianity.
Mr Abedini's lawyer, Naser Sarbazi, told Mohabat, the ...
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