Imprisoned blogger goes on hunger strike

Imprisoned Iranian blogger Mojtaba Saminejad began a hunger strike on May 14, according to Reporters Without Borders. Saminejad has been in prison since February.

Reporters Without Borders said two other bloggers and cyber-journalists also have been detained since February. They are Mohamad Reza Nasab Abdolahi and Mojtaba Lotfi.

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