Sima Kiani, a Baha’i citizen residing in the city of Ray, who was arrested in March 2016 and released on bail in April this year, was sentenced to a one-year imprisonment in Tehran’s Revolutionary Court yesterday and was taken to prison to serve her prison term. According to reports, all her books, articles, CDs and computer were seized by security forces when she was arrested.
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