The Canadian Press

2016-07-18 | Cda Iran Amnesty Report

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A new report by Amnesty International claims Iranian authorities regularly put political prisoners' lives at risk by withholding medical care. Amnesty Canada's Secretary General Alex Neve says the practice can be a form of torture. (Neve says the report highlights the need to work quickly to free Homa Hoodfar, a retired Canadian academic who's been held in an Iranian prison since June. Hoodfar's friends and family say they're worried about her health.)

Date: 2016-07-18
Placeline: MONTREAL.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 12 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << decisions to deny necessary life-saving medical treatment may very well arise up to that level of concern and severity and fuss constitute torch >>