Today Human Rights Activists in Iran
- published a text version of an interview with a detainee.
He was arrested by plain clothes forces and special guards officers on his way home from work and brought to Meghdad Basij Station together with his friend. Less than 24 hours later, they were hand cuffed and blindfolded and taken to Kahrizak prison, and locked up in an underground container.
Two hours later the interrogations started. He was not allowed a lawyer and was not told what he was charged with, but they wanted him to confess to his participation in the protests. He spent more than 58 days in the underground container - along with 75 other people.
Read his story about the interrogations, the hygienic and food conditions, and the physical and psychological torture he endured during his detension.
And: Has Kahrizak prison really been closed?