Born in 1982, Soolmaz Ikdar was expelled from Open University (Iran). In 2005 she began working as a journalist with some of Iran’s notable newspapers including Etemad, Yas-e No, Shargh, Bahar, Aseman, Mardom-e Emrooz and Hafteh Nameh as well as Iran-e Farda and Zanan-e Emrooz. She was arrested and charged with the crime of spreading propaganda against the state in 2008. She faced a similar charge and a three-year prison sentence in 2015.
Articles by Soolmaz Ikdar