Arjang Davoudi’s Death Sentence Reduced to 5 Years Imprisonment

HRANA News Agency – Arjang Davoudi, political prisoner in Rajai Shahr prison says; his death sentence has been reduced to five years imprisonment in exile. He should be ready by 14th June to be exiled to Zabul prison.
According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), the death penalty for the old political prisoner in Rajai Shahr prison, in Karaj, Arjang Davoudi, was reduced to five years imprisonment and exile to Zabol prison.
Mr. Davoudi in this regard told HRANA’s reporter: “A few days before the new year I was informed in prison that the appeals court has broken my execution sentence and turned it to five years imprisonment in exile and I should wait until June 14, 2016, to be transferred to Zabol prison.”
He continued: “I have been told, as Zabul prison was a detention center, probably I would be transferred to the prison of Zahedan.”
It should be noted that, the aged political prisoner, Arjang Davoudi, who has served his first 10-year-sentence, during this period of imprisonment and due to another verdict, has been sentenced to 20 years and 8 months imprisonment, and then by Branch 1 of the Revolutionary Court in Karaj, he was charged with supporting and working effectively in advocating the goals of the People’s Mojahedin Organization in prison, and sentenced to death.”

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