Brutal Assault On Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani
(From VOCIR) According to news sources, of the Voice Of Iranian Christian’s, on Sunday July 22, 2018 at 8 a.m., plain clothes guards broke down the door to the house of Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani. They entered the home and beat his mother and her son.
Youcef Nardakani was arrested in 2009 and sentenced to death for apostasy, after the constant Global pressures, and long follow-up of the prosecutor’s office at the last session of Branch 11, of the Iranian Criminal Court, the court did not enter the charge of apostasy and Youcef Nadarkhani was sentenced to 3 years in prison on charges of promoting Christianity. And given that the accused was in prison for 3 years, he was immediately released Nadarkhani and other prisoners of conscience, have been in prison, held illegally against the Constitution of Iran. Under the terms of article 23 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Iran, which states:
“The investigation of individuals’ beliefs is forbidden, and no one may be molested or taken to task simply for holding a certain belief”.
Translated from VOCIR Persian
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