Akbar Mohammadi

 

 

Age: 34

 

Summary: Iranian student who was sentenced to 15 years in prison for his role in the 1999 student protests at Tehran University, considered as one of Iran's biggest pro-democracy demonstrations since the 1979  Islamic Revolution, but who had recently been on a hunger strike for more than a week protesting the refusal of the Revolutionary Islamic Regime to give him proper medical treatment for his life-threatening injuries suffered as a result of a savage beating by prison guards.

 

 

Cause of Death: Heart attack

 

Born: 1972

 

Died: July 30, 2006

 

Location: Tehran, Iran