Update: Pastor Saeed Abedini is Being Tortured – Efforts to Free Him Continue

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Pastor Saeed Abedini with son

By Stoyan Zaimov

American Pastor Saeed Abedini is reportedly being tortured in an Iranian prison as an appeal against his 8-year sentence is being filed.

“When I heard this from my husband, I cried. It broke my heart. Behind those  walls he feels helpless and relies on us to be his voice. It is so easy to feel  forgotten in the walls of the prison. Please help me make sure he is never  forgotten,” Pastor Abedini’s wife, Naghmeh, told the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ)  after visiting her husband on Monday.

The ACLJ, which is representing Naghmeh and the couple’s two children in the  U.S., added in a media statement that Abedini remains cut off from speaking with  his family following the trial in January. He was arrested in September 2012  during one of his many visits to his place of birth while working on an  orphanage, and…

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