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…)

Another Group of Mohammad Ali Taheri’s Supporters Submitted Themselves to Evin Prison

Posted on: January 21st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – On December 13, a group of supporters of Mohammad Ali Taheri, submitted themselves to Evin Prison. They considered Mr. Taheri being imprisoned and his disciples being beaten, as unjustified and announced “If having Mr. Taheri’s opinions is a crime so we are guilty and we should be arrested.”

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), at 11 Am on December 13, a group of supporters of the jailed founder of Halghe Erfan, went to Evin prison. (more…)

Golrokh Irai Released / Arash Sadeghi Ended His Hunger Strike

Posted on: January 21st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – On January 3, 2017, Golrokh Irai was released on furlough from women’s ward of Evin prison, so Arash Sadeghi in ward 8 of the prison ended his hunger strike on its 72nd day.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), on January 3, 2017, Golrokh Irai, Arash Sadeghi’s wife was released on furlough from women’s ward of Evin prison on a bail of 6000 million IRR. (more…)

Separate Bails Issued for Arash Sadeghi and Golrokh Irai

Posted on: January 21st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – A bail has been issued for Arash Sadeghi and his wife Golrokh Irai.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), the families of Arash Sadeghi and his wife were informed by the prosecutor that the condition of furlough has been provided and two bails have been issued separately for Arash Sadeghi and his wife Golrokh Irai. (more…)

Mohammad Ali Taheri’s Followers Gathered in front of Evin Prison for the 2nd Day

Posted on: January 21st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – For the second day, some of the followers of Mohammad Ali Taheri gathered in front of Evin prison within a campaign called “migration to prison” and some were arrested and transferred to an unknown location.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), a group of Mohammad Ali Taheri’s followers gathered in front of Evin prison and asked to be arrested, on Thursday December 15, 2016. They stated that beating Mr. Taheri and his followers is unjustifiable and announced that “if being like Mr. Taheri is a crime, then we are also criminals”. (more…)

Supporters of Mohammad Ali Taheri Submitted Themselves to Evin Prison

Posted on: January 21st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – A group of supporters of Muhammad Ali Taheri voluntarily referred to Evin prison and at least 41 of them were detained and transferred to Great Prison of Tehran Bozorg (Fshafvyh) and the Women’s Prison in Ray (Qarchak). They protested against detention of Mohammad Ali Taheri.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), a group of supporters of Muhammad Ali Taheri voluntarily went to Evin prison on December 13, 15 and 17. (more…)

2 Imprisoned Brothers in Critical Health Condition in Sanandaj Prison

Posted on: January 21st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Hossain Daneshmand and Hasan Daneshmand were arrested in Tehran and Marivan by Iranian Revolutionary Guards. While the brothers were transferred to Sanandaj Prison, Hussein Daneshmand suffered from bleeding of kidney and severe pains and has been deprived of basic health care.

According to a report received by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Hossain Daneshmand and Hasan Daneshmand who were arrested in Tehran and Marivan by Iranian Revolutionary Guards, were transferred to Sanandaj Prison on November 10. (more…)

The Campaign of ‘Rights of Prisoners’ Launched by a Letter of Atena Daemi

Posted on: January 18th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Recently a campaign with the hashtag #right-of-prisoner with the aim of calling the head of prisons to respect the rights of inmates such as access to health care, has been launched based on the international law. The campaign has been organized on the basis of Atena Daemi’s letter before going to jail, by United for Iran.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Atena Daemi, jailed human rights activist wrote in a letter: “Today some of the bravest and most committed citizens are imprisoned because of their political, civil and human rights activities and authorities are refusing the provision of health care to prisoners by clearly violating domestic and international laws. In addition, the ordinary prisoners suffer from far worse situations in the jail.” (more…)