After 18 months spent in prison for massages posted in his blog, student Mojtaba Saminejad was formally released.
was serving a sentence of two years and 10 months, after being sentenced in March 2005 for "publishing false information with the aim of unsettling public opinion" and "immoral" behaviour and "insulting the Supreme Guide.
25-year-old Mojtaba Saminejad
, communications students and blogger, was taken in handcuffs to sit his
exams at the Azad University
in Teheran on the 21 January 2006.
The student has been in prison since February 2005 for "insulting the Supreme Guide".
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) welcomed the fact that the Iranian courts have allowed him to continue his
university course but repeated its call for his
However, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) reports that Saminejad
is serving a two-year sentence for "insulting the Supreme Guide".
has been in custody since 12 February 2005.