May 1, 2004

Sazegara Has Eye Surgery In London

Saturday, May 1, 2004

Dissident Mohsen Sazegara, who is in London for medical treatment, received eye surgery in London's Murphy hospital. His wife Soheila Sazegara tells Radio Farda that the operation on his right eye was successful, but

Sazegara will not be able to see though that eye for several months. She said Sazegara suffered from a condition in his right eye for years, but after 79 days of hunger strike in prison, his eye deteriorated. (Shahran Tabari, London)