Hassan Rastegari Majd Still Being Kept in Solitary Confienment

Posted on: January 21st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Hassan Rastegari Majd, an Iranian-born Turkish citizen and political prisoner is on hunger strike and is still being kept in solitary confinemen of Orumiyeh Central Prison. While on December 15, due to “his critical condition” the prison doctor was called his cell.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Hassan Rastegari Majd has gone on hunger strike to protest against his condition since December 3, and at the same time, has sent letter to the Consulate General of Turkey in Urmia and prison authorities. (more…)

One Prisoner Died in Tabriz Prison / Habib Sasanian in Critical Health Condition

Posted on: January 21st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Muhammad Esalari, prisoner in ward 12 in Tabriz Central Prison, following a severe heart pain called for medical attention, but instead of being transferred to the infirmary of the prison, he was accused of malingering by the authorities and transferred to special ward and he eventually lost his life. And also Habib Sasanian, political prisoner in this ward suffers from medical problems and called for medical attention, but he was accused of malingering by the authorities and transferred to special ward in the same way.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Muhammad Esalari fiscal prisoner in ward 12 in Tabriz Central Prison, following a severe heart pain called for medical attention, but the authorities prevented him from being transferred to the infirmary of the prison and accused him of malingering and transferred him to special ward and he eventually lost his life. (more…)

Morteza Moradpoor Released from Central Prison of Tabriz

Posted on: January 21st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – On December 30, 2016, Morteza Moradpoor political prisoner in Tabriz Central Prison who had ended his hunger strike on its sixty-fifth day was released. Mr. Moradpour after being released due to his poor health and medical problems caused by long hunger strike was taken to the medical center.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), on December 30, 2016, Morteza Moradpoor, political prisoner in Tabriz Central Prison who had ended his hunger strike on its sixty-fifth day, was released from the prison.” (more…)

Morteza Moradpoor Ended His Hunger Strike

Posted on: January 21st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Morteza Moradpoor, political prisoner of central prison of Tabriz, ended his hunger strike after 65 days, on the request of his mother.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Morteza Moradpoor responded to a message from his mother, Masoumeh Amani who requested him to end the strike, and he ended it on the 65th day of the strike, on December 28. (more…)

Mehdi Kukhian and Karim Chaichian on Hunger Strike in Maraghe Prison

Posted on: January 21st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Mehdi Kukhian and Karim Chaichian have gone on hunger strike by sewing their lips since their transfer from Malekan Police to Maragheh Prison, on December 21, 2016.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Mehdi Kukhian and Karim Chaichian were arrested at their houses by security forces on December 19, 2016. The officers searched their houses and attempted to seize these two civilians’ personal electronics and communication belongings. (more…)

Morteza Moradpour’s Family Sit in front of Tabriz Judiciary for the 4th Time

Posted on: January 16th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Morteza Moradpour’s family along with a group of activists in Tabriz, held a sit-in for the fourth time in front of Judiciary Office in Tabriz.

These citizens encountered with security forces and some of them were arrested. (more…)

All Activists Who Had Been Detained in front of Tabriz Judiciary Were Released

Posted on: January 14th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – 11 people remaining in custody related to the gathering which was held in front of the Justice Office in Tabriz, to support Morteza Moradpour were released on the bail from police detention center in this city.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), 11 people remaining in custody related to the gathering which was held in front of the Justice Office in Tabriz, to support Morteza Moradpour, were released on the bail on December 20, 2016. (more…)

No Information about Saber Naderi’s Situation after Being Arrested

Posted on: January 14th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Saber Naderi was arrested in Ghorveh city and was transferred to an unknown location, in December. His family is unaware of his whereabouts and fate and their follow up has had no results, so far.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), the security forces of Ghorveh city raided the house Saber Naderi’s mother, director of Shahir Narmafzar Pooya Company, at Ghorveh city in Kurdistan and arrested him and took him to an unknown location, on Sunday, December 4, 2016. (more…)

Morteza Moradpoor’s Family Rallied in front of Tabriz Judiciary

Posted on: January 14th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Morteza Moradpoor’s family rallied in front of Judiciary of Tabriz on the 50th day of his hunger strike. Despite the promises of judicial authorities their request for a visit was denied.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Fardin Moradpoor, Morteza Moradpoor’s brother emphasized that there was no visit with Morteza. (more…)

Motaleb Ahmadian Will Be Tried Again

Posted on: January 13th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Motaleb Ahmadian, political prisoner of Sanandaj, which was plead not guilty in a case before as the prime suspect, is now being interrogated and will be tried as the second defendant.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Motaleb Ahmadian was summoned to Sanandaj court to be tried as the second defendant, in a case that he was plead not guilty as prime defendant, on December 3. (more…)