24 Sep '11, 10pm

Female Blogger Receives 50 Lashes in Iran | Care2 Causes

Female Blogger Receives 50 Lashes in Iran | Care2 Causes

Today, Somayeh’s facebook page was inundated with messages of support. Mohammad Ali Abtahi, former advisor to Khatami, wrote: “Everyone who knows Somayeh Tohidlou, regard her as a symbol of reasonableness, moderation and character. Today when I learned she had received 50 lashes for having insulted the ‘very respectable president’, I felt it was the Iranian pride which had been flagellated and not Somayeh’s body. Somayeh, you are the only one who has not been humiliated as a result of this sentence”

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