Iran leader grants amnesty to over 2,800 prisoners

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Irans supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has granted amnesty to more than 2,800 jailed convicts to mark two Muslim religious holidays, his website said Saturday. The statement did not elaborate on the identity of the 2,825 prisoners who were either pardoned or had their sentences commuted. Clemency was granted to mark Eid al-Adha celebrated in Read More



Source: Punch Newspaper