Morad Tahbaz one of at least nine environmental activists detained last month in Iran, his family and activists said

WASHINGTON—Iran is holding an American-Iranian businessman as part of an expanding domestic crackdown on dissent, adding to challenges for the U.S. in its efforts to isolate Tehran.

Morad Tahbaz was one of at least nine environmental activists detained late last month in Iran as security forces worked to quash an unexpectedly broad protest movement, his family and human-rights activists said on Monday.

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