Saturday, August 8

Iran: French Sharing (3#) -

Green Velvet Plot -

French teacher Clotilde Reiss
was in the dock today with other defendants.

According to reports, she has been charged with espionage for taking a photo of an opposition demonstration in the city of Isfahan and then emailing it to a French friend in Tehran. This was characterized as "collecting information and provoking rioters."

Reiss, 24, was arrested at the Tehran airport
on July 1st while attempting to leave the country.

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