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X Close www.timesofisrael.com Canada demands answers after Tehran said dual national committed suicide in notorious Evin prison after being accused of working for the CIA. Kavous Seyed Emami committed suicide in Tehran, Iran, according to officials.
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Share this story. Iranian-Canadian academic dies in Tehran prison after dissent crackdown. Tehran prosecutor Abbas Jafari Dolatabadi later confirmed the professor's death on Sunday, saying he had been detained in an alleged espionage ring.
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An Iranian official in Tehran said more arrests were expected in connection with Seyed-Emami's organization. In 2003, an Iranian-Canadian photographer, Zahra Kazemi, was beaten to death in Evin prison after she was detained while taking pictures.
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Emami, an Iranian-Canadian dual national, was a respected activist and professor at Imam Sadegh University. He was injured by an artillery shell in the city of Khoramshahr and taken to Tehran for medical treatment within five months of the war breaking out.
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The death of an Iranian-Canadian academic is casting doubt on Tehran's claim that the 63-year-old took his life in prison and points to a pattern of the country's judicial authorities targeting dual nationals, according to the head of a non-profit agency that promotes human rights in Iran.
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Third Death in Custody in Iran in 40 Days, All Alleged Suicides. The Tehran prosecutor's office told Seyed-Emami's wife that he committed suicide by hanging himself. "The rising number of deaths in Iranian prisons is an unfolding tragedy that must stop now," said Hadi Ghaemi, the executive director...
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An Iranian-Canadian university professor detained in Tehran has died in custody, activists and a family member said Sunday, marking the latest suspicious death of a detainee in Iran after a crackdown on dissent following nationwide protests.
Iranian-Canadian dies in custody in Tehran after crackdown

Academics in Iran and rights activists are calling for a serious and transparent investigation into the death of Iranian-Canadian academic and environmental The Iranian authorities told his wife that he had died in Tehran's Evin prison on February 9, his son, Raam Emami, said in social-media posts.
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Tehran's chief prosecutor said at the weekend that Emami was part of a group of environmental activists arrested on suspicion of espionage. Emami, an Iranian-Canadian dual national, was a respected activist and professor at Imam Sadegh University. He received a PhD in sociology from the...
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OTTAWA: The Canadian government said on Tuesday it was "seriously concerned" with the circumstances surrounding the death of an Iranian-Canadian dual citizen in a Tehran prison, and that it was pressing Iran to provide details on what happened.
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The Canadian government said on Tuesday it was "seriously concerned" with the circumstances surrounding the death of an Iranian-Canadian dual citizen in a Tehran prison, and that it was pressing Iran to provide details on what happened, Reuters reported on Wednesday.
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Iranian officials say he committed suicide in his prison cell a fortnight after being arrested along with seven members of his non-governmental organization. Tehran prosecutor Abbas Jafari Dolatabadi said on Tuesday the NGO was set up "about a decade ago" as a cover to collect "classified...
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Iranian officials have said that dual national Seyed-Emami, the managing director of the Persian Wildlife Heritage Foundation and a lecturer in sociology in Tehran, committed suicide at Evin prison last week, weeks after his arrest on espionage charges.
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A prominent academic and environmentalist has died under disputed circumstances in prison in Tehran. Iranian authorities said that 63-year old Kavous Seyed Emami committed suicide, a claim rejected by his family. Seyed Emami had dual Canadian-Iranian nationality, and was one of a group...
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| Tehran. Authorities said Iranian Canadian environmentalist Kavous Seyed Emami, shown in a photo provided by his family, committed suicide in prison two 24, appeared to have been caught up in an ongoing crackdown by hardline forces against Iranians who hold dual citizenship in Western countries.
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TEHRAN, Iran — The death of an Iranian-Canadian professor in Iran points to a pattern of the country's judicial authorities targeting dual nationals, according to the head of a non-profit agency that promotes human rights in Iran.
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The Canadian government said on Tuesday it was "seriously concerned" with the circumstances surrounding the death of an Iranian-Canadian dual citizen in a Tehran prison, and that it was pressing Iran to provide details on what happened.
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Questions surround Canadian's death in Iran prison. Next Up. Sons of Iranian-Canadian activist arrive in Vancouver without their mother. In an email sent to journalists, Ramin Seyed-Emami said he and his brother Mehran were set to depart Tehran late Wednesday night local time.
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Frustrated Iranians take to the streets in anti-government protests. Political demands. New protests in Iran after Rouhani calls for calm. The UN human rights office has said Iran is the worst in the world when it comes to sentencing minors to death — a crime under international law.
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He was reportedly invited by the Iranian government to Tehran for a business conference focusing on In 2010, Malekpour was sentenced to death for "blasphemy," but the sentence was overturned a year later. In 2013, he was sentenced to life in prison after showing remorse in court.
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According to the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran (ICHRI), her lawyer was not informed of the execution until after it had occurred. Some prison facilities, including Evin Prison in Tehran, were notorious for cruel and prolonged torture of political opponents of the government.
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Iran dismissed Washington's ultimatum and one senior Iranian official said it showed the United States is seeking "regime change" in Iran. Weeks after U.S. President Donald Trump pulled out of an international nuclear deal with Iran, his administration threatened to impose "the strongest sanctions...
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An Iranian-Canadian university professor detained in Tehran has died in custody, activists and a family member said Sunday, marking the latest suspicious death of a detainee in Iran after a crackdown on dissent following nationwide protests.
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Both men were reportedly tortured to death. A third person, Sina Ghanbari, 23, reportedly died in custody in Tehran's notorious Evin Prison on January 7. The circumstances surrounding his death are unknown, though authorities also claimed he committed suicide.
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TEHRAN, Iran (AFP) — Questions surrounded the death of a prominent Iranian-Canadian environmentalist on Sunday after authorities claimed he committed suicide in prison a fortnight after his arrest. Iran's academic community was in shock over the death of Kavous Seyed Emami, 63...
Iranian-Canadian environmentalist dies in Iran prison after 'suicide'

TORONTO: The Canadian government said on Tuesday it was "seriously concerned" with the circumstances surrounding the death of an Iranian-Canadian dual citizen in a Tehran prison, and that it was pressing Iran to provide details on what happened.
Canada presses Iran for details on death of Iranian-Canadian scholar

Iran's judiciary says a prominent Iranian environmentalist in a Tehran prison killed himself because of the evidence against him in a spying case. Kavous Seyed-Emami, 63, a dual Canadian national, was arrested last month.
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Canada is facing pressure to condemn Iran and demand an investigation after an Iranian-Canadian professor, who was a leading conservationist in the country, died in a Tehran prison some two weeks after his arrest on allegations of spying.
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(Reuters) - The Canadian government said on Tuesday it was "seriously concerned" with the circumstances surrounding the death of an Iranian-Canadian dual citizen in a Tehran prison, and that it was pressing Iran to provide details on what happened.
Canada presses Iran for details on death of Iranian-Canadian in...