Narges Mohammadi is an Iranian human rights activist who is languishing in jail despite several critical medical problems. She was arrested in 2009 and convicted to 11 years in jail for “collusion and assembly against national security”. She was prematurely released in 2013 for medical reasons and then re-arrested in 2015 after conducting a meeting with EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton in 2014. She has been allowed to speak to her children only once in the past ten months and her appeals court was , a meeting The trial of Narges Mohammadi, an Iranian human rights activist, finally got underway (behind closed doors) after being postponed four times. There isn’t much hope that her sentence will be reduced since the appeal is held by the infamous judge Salavati behind closed doors.