Veria Ghafouri was arrested
Ariyai Community News Agency – Today, Thursday, December 3, 1401, security agents arrested Varia Ghafouri, a player of the Khuzestan Football Team.
According to the report of Jamia Aryai news agency, quoted by Barna news agency, today, Thursday, December 3, 1401, Variya Ghafouri, a player of the Khuzestan football team, was arrested by the security forces and taken to the detention center of one of the security agencies for interrogation and explanation of the charges.
According to this report, the charges attributed to Veria Ghafouri are (insulting and destroying Iran’s national football team) and (propaganda activity against the regime).
As of the moment of writing this news, there is no accurate information about the place of detention, the name of the arresting body and the new status of Varia Ghafouri.
It should be noted that Veria Ghafouri has a history of playing in Esteghlal Club of Tehran as the captain of this team and a history of playing in the Iranian national football team in his sports career.
Suppressing citizens and filing accusations based on the scenario of security agencies violates Article 19 of the Universal Declaration and Article 19 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights approved on December 16, 1966.
The impossibility of access to a lawyer and the denial of access to other requirements in a judicial process violates Article 9 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Article 9 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights approved on December 16, 1966.
Also, people’s right to a fair trial by an impartial judge, interrogator, and investigator is one of the rights emphasized in Article 10 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
In Article 5 of the Criminal Procedure Law, it is emphasized on informing the accused as soon as possible about the alleged charges and providing the right of access to a lawyer and other defense rights mentioned in the law.