8 Arab Activists Sentenced to Death and Imprisonment

Posted on: November 3rd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Ahwaz Revolutionary Court sentenced two defendants to death on charge of forming “Jond al-Farooq”, and sentenced another 6 defendants from 3 to 25 years imprisonment. The eight defendants are from Arab community of Khuzestan Province who have been detained since 2015.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Branch one of Ahvaz Revolutionary Court has communicated the sentences of eight defendants of the case of a group known as “Jond al-Farooq”. (more…)

Habib Sasanian Released on the Bail

Posted on: November 1st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Habib Sasanian, prisoner of Ward 12 of Tabriz Central Prison, was released on the bail.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Habib Sasanian, prisoner of Ward 12 of Tabriz Central Prison, was released on the bail, on Monday, August 28, 2017. (more…)

Abbas Hossein Panahi Released on the Bail

Posted on: October 27th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Abbas Hossein Panahi was released on the bail after more than two months. At the same time, it has been reported that Afshin Hossein Panahi has been transferred to the central prison of Sanandaj. However there is still no information about the fate of Ramin Hossein Panahi, the prisoner who was shot and detained by the Revolutionary Guard forces.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), after 66 days of being under arrest, Abbas Hossein Panahi, from Dehgolan was temporarily released on a bail of 1500 million IRR from Sanandaj Intelligence Bureau’s detention Centre. (more…)

No Information about Ramin Hossein Panahi after more than 100 Days of Detention

Posted on: October 17th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Afshin Hossein Panahi’s mother, met with her son after about two months since his arrest by the security forces. The meeting was held at the intelligence ministry in Sanandaj with the presence of security guards. The fates of Abbas and Ramin Hossein Panahi are still unknown.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), the authorities eventually allowed Afshin Hossein Panahi’s mother to visit her son at the intelligence ministry in Sanandaj with the presence of security guards after 57 days since his arrest. (more…)

Ali Halafi Serving His 12th Year in Masjed Soleiman Prison

Posted on: October 16th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Ali Halafi, Arab citizen from Hamidieh in Khuzestan province, is now held in Masjed Soleiman prison after serving 12 years of imprisonment. The prisoner has been deprived of having furlough and medical treatment during the long years of imprisonment.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), following a series of explosions and bombings in Ahwaz in 2005, a number of Arab citizens of this city were detained. One of the detainees was Ali Halafi. (more…)

An Arab Activist Sentenced to 10 Years in Ahwaz

Posted on: October 11th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Ali Mazraeh, political activist from Ahwaz, who was charged with acting against national security, had been sentenced to 3 years imprisonment by the preliminary court, after prosecutor’s objection and being retried by Branch 4 of Ahwaz Revolutionary Court, was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Ali Mazraeh, political activist from Ahwaz, was sentenced to 10 years imprisonment by Branch 4 of Ahwaz Revolutionary Court. (more…)

No Information about Arrested Arab Civilians of Ahwaz

Posted on: October 1st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Ahwaz intelligence officers had arrested a number of Arab citizens living in various cities of Khuzestan in June. Despite passage of a few months since the arrest, there is still no information about them.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), the intelligence forces had arrested a number of Sunni citizens in Hamidieh of Ahwaz in June. Mansour Shakhi, 19, Baqer Obaidavi, 18, Mortaza Saedi, 22, Hamze Saedi, 28, were identified as four of the detainees. (more…)

Siamak Mirzaei Ended His Hunger Strike in Evin Prison

Posted on: September 15th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Siamak Mirzaei, Turk (Azeri) activist, ended his hunger strike following completion of case deficiencies and scheduling his trial just according to his primary demand.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Siamak Mirzaei, Turk (Azeri) activist, and prisoner of ward number 8 of Evin prison, who had started a hunger strike on June 17th, in protest to continuous sabotage in the process of his case, high amoun of the bail and also completion of case deficiencies, ended his strike on Tuesday July 4, after his demands were fullfilled. (more…)

Hossain Daneshmand Sentenced to 10 Years Imprisonment

Posted on: September 1st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Hossain Daneshmand, political prisoner of Sanandaj prison, was sentenced to 10 years in prison by branch number 4 of the court of appeal of Kurdistan province.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), branch number 4 of the court of appeal of Kurdistan province confirmed the sentence of 10 years of imprisonment of Hossain Daneshmand on May 29th. (more…)

Armed Conflict in Sanandaj: 3 Killed and One Arrested

Posted on: August 30th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – A number of members of a political party were ambushed near the city of Sanandaj by the Iranian Revolutionary Guards of Hamzeh headquarters. During the clashes between them, three members of the political organization died and one person was arrested while he was injured. After the incident, security forces went to the houses of these people and beat a number of other residents and arrested some others.

According to the report of Human Rights Activist News Agency in Iran (HRANA), four members of a political party were ambushed by the Iranian Revolutionary Guards of Hamzeh headquarters, on Friday, June 22, 2017. During the clash, three members of the party were killed and the fourth person, Ramin Hossein Panahi, was arrested while he was injured from the waist and leg. (more…)