The number of arrested Kurdish students increased to five

Posted on: February 3rd, 2013

HRANA News Agency – In continuation of arresting the Kurdish student activists, Khaled Mohammadi, geography postgraduate student has arrested.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), quoted from Daneshjoonews website report, Khaled Mohammadi,  geography postgraduate student has been arrested and transferred to an unknown place last week.

Formerly four Kurdish student activists have arrested in Marivan and with Khaled Mohammadi’s detention the number of the detainees increased to five people.

The names of four Kurdish student activists who have arrested by security forces before Khaled Mohammadi and transferred to unknown place, are: Saman Mohammadi the student of Oroomiyeh university, Soran Daneshvar the of housing and urban development faculty of Kurdistan university, Davoud Ghasimi the bachelor student in sociology faculty of Tehran private university and Mohammad Kohnehpoushi the student of Oroomiyeh university.

These students arrested, their homes searched and their personal belongings such as their computers are confiscated by the security forces. Also there is no news about their current whereabout and situation.

Currently about 30 Iranian students are in prison and most of them have
been sentenced to longterm imprisonment.

IRAN: Over 32 Months in Solitary Confinement; Hamza Rigi, Baluch Political Prisoner

Posted on: February 2nd, 2013

HRANA News Agency – It’s over 32 months that Hamza Rigi, Balouch political prisoner is being held in solitary confinement by Iranian regime.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Hamza Rigi was arrested on charge of relating to Jondollah opposition group and was sentenced to death in the revolutionary court of Zahedan and his verdict has been confirmed.

Hamza Rigi also had been on hunger strike in protest of his verdict more than 25 days.

“Hamza Rigi was under 18 years old when he was arrested and his death sentence is against International Convention that Islamic Republic has signed it too. Hamza was tortured when he was arrested and most of his confessions was under the torture.”  one of his relatives told HRANA’s reporter.

 

A Kurd from Salmas sentenced to 5 years imprisonment

Posted on: January 26th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Recently a Kurd from Salmas has been sentenced to 5 years imprisonment.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Farhad Panirak the son of Chargez, A Kurdish citizen from Broshkhovaran village in Salmas has been sentenced to 5 years imprisonment on charge of acting against national security by Salmas revolutionary court.

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A Kurd from Mahabad detained and there is no news about his situation

Posted on: January 20th, 2013

HRANA News Agency –  It is more than two weeks that there is no news about a Kurd who has summoned and then detained by Etela’at agents of Mahabad.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Hamid Zoudi who is a Kurd from Mahabad and has been detained by Etela’at forces since two weeks ago, did not contact his family until now.

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A Kurd from Salmas summoned and interrogated

Posted on: January 19th, 2013

Hrana News Agency– Another Kurdish citizen summoned by a phone call to Etela’at of Islamic revolutionary guards of Salmas and interrogated.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Ali Hamidi the son of Ahmad the Kurdish citizen, resident of Salmas from KhorKhoora village has been interrogated and threatened for couple of hours in Islamic revolutionary guards Etela’at of Salmas.

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Danger of Imminent Execution: Five Ahwazi Activists Transferred

Posted on: January 19th, 2013


HRANA News Agency– Five Iranian Arab activists from Ahwaz who are sentenced to death were transferred to an unknown place.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), five Iranian Arab activists from Ahwaz: Hashem Shabaninejad (a poet, blogger, and teacher of Arabic literature), Hadi Rashedi (a chemistry teacher), Mohammad Ali Amourinejad (a blogger), Seyyed Jaber Alboshokeh and his brother Seyyed Mokhtar Alboshokeh, who were sentenced to death and their verdicts were upheld by the Supreme Court, were transferred to an unknown place and Human Rights Activists fear of their imminent execution.

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Shir Ahmad Shirani, Balouch prisoner started hunger strike

Posted on: January 18th, 2013

HRANA News Agency– Balouch prisoner, Shir Ahmad Shirani who is in detention since 2009 on charge of Jondollah membership, started hunger strike in Meshkin Shahr prison.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), this Balouch prisoner has been arrested by Etela’at on June of 2009 and been in Etela’at’s cells for three years without visiting his family.

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Two citizens from Dehgolan detained by the security forces

Posted on: January 17th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Two citizens who are from the same family have been arrested by the security forces.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), quoted from Moukrian website, two brothers whose names are Shirzad Hossain Panahi and Fayeq Hossain Panahi from Qorochai village belongs to Dehgolan in Kurdistan province have been arrested by security forces on Wednesday morning, January 16th.

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A Kurdish political prisoner from Salmas has been sentenced to death

Posted on: January 15th, 2013

HRANA News Agency –  The execution verdict of Reza Mollazadeh, Kurdish political prisoner from Salmas has been confirmed by supreme court and the confirmation of the execution verdict by the supreme court, makes him in danger of execution.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Reza Mollazadeh 25 year old, the son of Ahmad Mollazadeh from Ashnak village belongs to Salmas city has been arrested lately summer of 2011 when he was entering to Paveh by Iranian revolutionary guards and been transferred to one of the Iranian revolutionary guards’ detention center in Kermanshah.

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A teacher has been detained in Oshnawiyah

Posted on: January 15th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – A Kurdish teacher from Oshnawiyah has been detained by security forces.

According to the reports by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), quoted from Moukerian News Agency, Azad Rasoulnezhad, teacher and International law student of Maragheh university has been called by the preservation department of education of Oshnawiyah, after his presence at this office, he has been arrested and transferred to the detention center of local intelligence office.

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