A blaze at Evin Jail in Iran has reportedly left not less than eight individuals injured, in keeping with Iranian state media.
The fireplace has been captured in movies shared on social media, the place gunshots and explosions might be heard.
Different movies present individuals exterior the jail chanting “dying to the dictator”.
Lots of these detained in Iran’s current protests have reportedly been despatched to Evin.
Tasnim, an Iranian information company, mentioned no political prisoners had been concerned within the riots and the hearth service reviews that no prisoners had been killed within the fireplace.
Iranian state media mentioned the hearth is now beneath management.