“Detained”

“DETAINED”….Speaking of mullahs, Dan Drezner points to yet another atrocity in Iran: authorities there “detained” human rights activist Ramin Jahanbegloo last week while he was on his way to the airport to attend a forum in Brussels. Human Rights Watch is on the case and quite reasonably suspects that his “interrogation” will be a distinctly unfriendly affair. Dan Drezner, who was at the Brussels conference, has more.

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