Ali Moezzi Faces New Charges and Has to Remain in Prison

Posted on: September 9th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Ali Moezzi, ill political prisoner who should have been released on May 22 by the end of his sentence, faces another lawsuit on charge of propaganda against the regime for the second time. This prisoner has been transferred to Tehran prison after this case was opened for him.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Ali Moezzi, political prisoner who should have been released on May 22nd by the end of his sentence, has been transferred to ward number 2 of Tehran prison. Due to his refusal of using handcuffs and shackles, his court sessions have not been held during past weeks. (more…)

A Prisoner Died in Sanandaj Prison Due to Lack of Medical Treatment

Posted on: September 8th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Fardin Faramarzi, a detainee in Sanandaj prison, whose medical disability to serve had previously been confirmed by forensic, died after deterioration of his medical condition and in the aftermath of lack of medical care, including failure to send him to a hospital.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), a prisoner named Fardin Faramarzi, passed away in Sanandaj Central Prison, after suffering severe pain in his heart and medical failure, on June 19, 2017. (more…)

A Death Row Prisoner Committed Suicide and Died

Posted on: September 7th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Hossein Ranjbar who had been sentenced to death hanged himself at Rajaee Shahr prison in Karaj and died.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), a prisoner named Hossein Ranjbar from Karaj who had been imprisoned since 13 years ago, attempted suicide by hanging himself and died. (more…)

A Prisoner Committed Suicide and Died in Ghezelhesar Prison

Posted on: September 6th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – A prisoner of Ghezelhasar prison in Karaj committed suicide and died. He was imprisoned for drug related crimes and had been held in an uncertain condition.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Saeed Naderi Gol Dareh committed suicide by eating chemicals on Saturday, June 10, 2017. (more…)

Ayoub Asadi Serving His 7th Year Without Medical Treatment

Posted on: September 5th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Ayoub Asadi, a sick and exiled political prisoner at Kashmar Prison, who suffers from asthma, lumbar disks, kidney problems and vision loss in the left eye, has been deprived of medical leave and medical care in prison since about six years ago.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Ayoub Asadi from Marivan, who is on the eve of the seventh year of his imprisonment in Kashmar Prison, in Khorasan Razavi province, despite being in inappropriate physical conditions has been deprived of medical leave and parole. (more…)

A Prison Guard Committed Suicide and Died in Ghezelhesar Prison

Posted on: September 4th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – One of the prison guards of Gezelhesar prison in Karaj attempted suicide when the drug that he was transporting inside the prison was discovered. He lost his life after the suicide.

According to the report of Human Rights Activist News Agency in Iran (HRANA), one of the prison guards of Ghezelhesar prison in Karaj was arrested while transporting 300 grams of glass drugs into the prison. In the early minutes of his detention, he attempted suicide by strangulating himself, on Saturday June 3, 2017. (more…)

Daneshpour Family: 7 Years of Imprisonment on Death Row

Posted on: September 3rd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Mohsen Daneshpoor and his son and Ahmad Daneshpoor, Motahereh Bahrami and Raihaneh Haj Ibrahim Dabagh, are members of a family who had been arrested along with their family friend, Hadi Ghaemi in 2009 and sentenced to death after a month. During the past 7 years that Mohsen and Ahmad Daneshpoor Moghadam are in prison, they have been diagnosed with many severe diseases like intestinal inflammation, IBS, and intestinal colitis. It is said that the medical commission has discussed their condition. Sometimes ago, Raihaneh Haj Ibrahim Dabagh was sent to furlough.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Mohsen and Ahmad Daneshpoor Moghadam, political prisoners of ward number 350 of Evin prison, are in an undecided condition after 7 years of serving under the shadow of execution. (more…)

A Comprehensive Report on the Latest Developments in Rajai Shahr Prison

Posted on: September 2nd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – An estimated number of 50 political prisoners held in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj have been transferred to a new and security hall in recent weeks. There are the deprivations which have been imposed on prisoners in this hall where even the toilets are equipped with CCTV cameras. The situation has prompted political prisoners to protest. At least 16 prisoners are on hunger strike in a critical condition.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), 53 political-security prisoners detained in hall 12 of Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj were transferred to a hall which was previously rebuilt and developed by security forces, with the presence of a large number of prison guards, without prior notice on July 30, 2017. The hall is equipped with a large number of surveillance cameras and surveillance devices, as well as the shields that separate it from the rest of the prison.The families of these prisoners in the wake of their concern about the fate of their relatives, had referred to the judicial authorities who are responsible for this issue but these efforts had not resulted. (more…)

Danial Estakhr Released from Shiraz Prison

Posted on: September 1st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Danial Estakhr, a lawyer who had been arrested and taken to the prison of Shiraz, on charge of insulting the leader, was charged in another case, and his detention continued. Eventually, he was released from prison in the presence of a number of lawyers at Marvdasht court, depositing the requested bail amount.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Danial Estakhr, an expert lawyer in Shiraz, was arrested on May 30, 2017, and was transferred to Shiraz prison, while he had to be released on a bail of 500 million IRR for alleged insulting the leadership, in another case, he was accused of “Abuse of power”. (more…)

Vahid Sayadi Nasiri Exiled to Rajai Shahr Prison of Karaj

Posted on: August 31st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Vahid Sayadi Nasiri, political prisoner of ward number 4 of Evin prison, who protested against the violation of separation of prisoners on the basis of their crimes some time ago, was exiled to Rajaei Shahr prison of Karaj for unknown reasons.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Vahid Sayadi Nasiri, political prisoner of ward number 4 of Evin prison was exiled to Rajaei Shahr prison of Karaj for unknown reason on Tuesday, June 13.

Mr. Nasiri had several times complained and criticized authorities regarding the violation of separation of prisoners act, and demanded to be transferred to political prisoners’ ward.

Vahid Nasiri, political prisoner who had previously been sentenced to 5, 2 and 1 years in prison on charges of blasphemy, insulting the supreme leader, and propaganda against the regime by applying article 134 had to serve 5 years in prison, received new year pardon and his sentence was reduced.

Previously Mr. Sayadi had started a hunger strike on October 16, 2016, in protest to 13 months of undecided condition of his case.

Finally, after a long hunger strike, Vahid Sayadi ended his strike after his appeal court session was scheduled.