On the first anniversary of his death, CNN speaks with Navid Afkari's mother

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On the first anniversary of his death, CNN speaks with Navid Afkari's mother

Navid Afkari dreamed of one day winning an Olympic medal for his country, instead that dream became a nightmare when he was executed by the Iranian government after being convicted of a murder, which the family disputes.

On the first anniversary of his death, CNN speaks with Navidโ€™s mother, Bahieh Namjoo, where she acknowledged the risks she is taking by speaking out and implored the international community to help her family.


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