The niece of Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei was arrested for condemning the Iranian government.
Khamenei’s niece described the government as “murderers and child killers” in a video, Farida Muradkhani has been jailed for opposing the government.
His brother Mahmoud Moradkhani wrote on the social media website that he was summoned to the prosecutor’s office on Wednesday, where he was arrested.
In a video, Farida Moradkhani condemned the targeting of Iranians for obvious atrocities and criticized the inaction of the international community in this regard.
“Free the people, come with us and tell your government to stop supporting murderers and killing children,” he said. The charges against him were not immediately clear