Archiv für den Tag 23. August 2012
BREAKING NEWS – Iran’s Opposition Leader Mir Hossein Mousavi Hospitalized As a Result of Heart Complications
August 23rd, 2012 – According to reports by IranGreenVoice (Nedaye Sabz Azadi) Mir Hossein Mousavi, former presidential candidate during the 2009 elections and leader of the Green Movement under illegal house arrest for approximately 18 months, was transferred to a cardiac hospital in down town Tehran under extreme security measures accompanied by his wife Zahra Rahnavard.
526 days after his illegal house arrest, Mir Hossein Mousavi who was reportedly suffering from extreme chest pain was reportedly transferred this morning, Thursday August 23rd, 2012, under extreme security measures to the Coronary Care Unit (CCU) at a cardiac hospital in central Tehran. It has been reported that security agents arrived at the hospital the night before Mousavi’s transfer, installing security cameras throughout the hospital.
According to the same reports the security apparatus assigned to Mir Hossein Mousavi and his wife Zahra Rahnavard at the hospital includes tens of IRGC agents, security agents and plain clothes officers. The hospital personnel working in the unit where Mousavi has been admitted, have not been allowed to leave the building and Mousavi is said to be banned from all visitation.
It has been reported that as a result of a blocked coronary artery, Mousavi under went a three hour angiogram. Upon completion of the operation, Mousavi was transferred back to the CCU unit where he is likely to remain for a longer period of time.
In the event that Mousavi’s hospitalization is prolonged, there is speculation that he will be kept in isolation in a separate unit in the hospital. Lies den Rest dieses Beitrags