According to reports emerging out of Iran another Christian has been arrested and had his personal items including books and a personal computer taken by Iranian intelligence forces. According to an Iranian Human Rights agency Nasim’s parents were assaulted during the arrest which took place in the early morning hours at his elderly father’s home. Iran has pursued a pattern of persecution and abuse directed at Christians, especially those who are converts from Islam.
7/14/2013 Iran (HRANA) – Nasim Zanjani, the christian citizen living in Tehran has been arrested.
According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Nasim Zanjani, the christian citizen has been arrested in his father’s house on July 12, 2013 at 6 o’clock in the morning.
The intelligence agents have searched the house and taken his CDs, books, laptop etc.
One of his relatives said to HRANA: “Nasim’s parents are very old. When her mother asked the agents about the reason of the arrest he insulted and pushed her and left the house.”