Zahra Kamalfar and her two kids arrive in Canada today!

Zahra Kamalfar and her two children will arrive in Vancouver, Canada today after being trapped at the transit hall of Moscow international airport for the past 9 months under threat of deportation to Iran.

The International Federation of Iranian Refugees that campaigned to save Zahra Kamalfar and her family from deportation congratulates all those who worked on her behalf.

She is a free woman now!

Zahra Kamalfar and her 2 children, Davood and Anna, will be met by IFIR-Vancouver representatives when they arrive today noon.

Once again international solidarity succeeded in saving lives.

Fahimeh Sadeghi
International Federation of Iranian Refugees (IFIR)
Vancouver branch
Vancouver, BC, Canada


  1. Anonymous says

    what a funny world we are living in. she was a darvish who converted to christianity, participated in demontrations in 2000/2001, and was arrested in 2004. Of course, you can believe whatever you want, but when something is fishy, it’s just fishy…

  2. Anonymous says

    God bless YOU Maryam And all the human rights activists and also Dear Brave ZAHRA . I am a 27 boy from isfahan and signed the petition against deporting her and now MARYAM you can’t believe how much i am Glaaaaaaaaaaad and joyful to hear her alive. A KISSSSSSSSS to all brave women like you maryam and zahra . It may be funny but would u take my greetings to zahra and tell her a boy named SALMAN like her son has always had a heart beating for her and now is so overwhelmed with tears of joy ! Thank you dear maryam if you bring back her answer to me.

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