Abdulfattah Soltani Returned to Evin Prison

Posted on: April 24th, 2018

HRANA News Agency – Abdulfattah Soltani, a lawyer and prominent human rights defender who is enduring his seventh year of imprisonment, went to Evin Prison by the end of his furlough.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Abdulfattah Soltani, prisoner in Evin Prison, who was on leave from February 10, after the prison authorities refused to extend his furlough, went to Evin Prison on Tuesday, February 18. (more…)

Two Engineers of Hamedan Power Plant Released on the Bail

Posted on: April 24th, 2018

HRANA News Agency – Two engineers at Hamadan Power Plant, Javad Ashrafi and Amin Ashrafi, who had been arrested by security forces on January 11 were released on the bail on February 18.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Javad Ashrafi and Amin Ashrafi, two engineers at Hamadan Power Plant, were temporarily released from Hamedan Prison on the bail on February 18. (more…)

3 Political Prisoners Released in Hamedan and Tehran

Posted on: April 23rd, 2018

HRANA News Agency – Majid Rahmat Abadi and Farshid Tajmiri, two students who had been detained in the recent protests, were released on the bail from Hamedan Prison. Ali Shariati, political prisoner, was also released on parole after serving three years of his 5-year imprisonment.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), two arrested students, in the recent protests were released from Hamedan Prison on the bail. (more…)

Massoud Falehgari Released on the Bail

Posted on: April 23rd, 2018

HRANA News Agency – Massoud Falehgari, who had been arrested in the recent national protests, was released on a bail of 300 million IRR from Hamedan Central Prison, on January 8.

According to the report of Human Rights Activist News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Massoud Falehgari, son of Bahman, who had been detained in the recent protests in January, was released on the bail of 300 million IRR until the trial. (more…)

Five Detainees in Borujerd under Pressure for False Confessions

Posted on: April 23rd, 2018

HRANA News Agency – The Ministry of Intelligence issued a statement announcing the arrest of “the core of the terrorist group in Borujerd”. The statement claimed that the core has played a role in subversive acts during the recent national protests. Also, a member of this group has been wounded in a clash during the arrest, according to the security agency. Two hours after the issuance of the announcement, two of the arrestees were brought to the provincial TV and confessed against themselves.

Close relatives to these people, in contact with HRANA, rejected the allegations and said “they were merely part of the protesters in recent events; two of the detainees referred to are known underground artists in the Lorestan region, and none of them has a previous prison record or previous political activity.” The families of these people are worried that their children will be victimized by the security system’s advertising scenarios, which have a background. (more…)

Shapur Rashno Deprived of Meeting His Lawyer

Posted on: April 23rd, 2018

HRANA News Agency – Shapur Rashno, an activist in Andimeshk city, has been arrested by Intelligence Office’s agents in Ahwaz on January 7, 2018. Despite several weeks since being arrested, he is still deprived of the right to have a lawyer.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Shapur Rashno was arrested on charge of propaganda against the regime by the Ministry of Intelligence agents at his home in Shahid Dezfuli Street, Andimeshk, on January 7, 2018. (more…)

Changiz Ghadamkheiri Deprived of Receiving the Needed Medical Treatment

Posted on: April 17th, 2018

HRANA News Agency – Changiz Ghadamkheiri, political prisoner, is still deprived of receiving medical treatment and furlough despite the doctor’s order for surgery and medical leave.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Changiz Ghadamkheiri, political prisoner exiled to the Masjed Soleiman Prison in Khuzestan province, is not receiving the needed medical treatment, despite severe infection of the foot and the emphasis of doctors on treatment and surgery in the hospital. (more…)

13 Detainees of Recent Protests Summoned to the Court in Tonekabon

Posted on: April 17th, 2018

HRANA News Agency – Thirteen protesters who had been arrested in recent protests by security forces, were summoned to Tonekabon Justice Office. The allegations were announced as; “participating in illegal gatherings”, “insulting the leadership”, “disrupting public order”, and “propaganda against the regime”.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), thirteen protesters who had been arrested in the recent demonstrations in December and January in Tonekabon, and were partially released on the bail, have been summoned to the Justice Department of Tonekabon. (more…)

A Report on the Latest Status of Alireza Golipour

Posted on: April 17th, 2018

HRANA News Agency – Azita Gharebigloo, the lawyer of Alireza Golipour, security prisoner in Evin Prison, said that the prosecutor did not pay attention to the condition of Mr. Golipour despite issuing punishment intolerance verdict and having the right of medical furlough and he is still serving his imprisonment in uncertainty with the severity of his illness. He is currently able to tolerate pain only by injection of morphine.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Azita Gharebigloo, lawyer of Alireza Golipour, security prisoner in Evin Prison, described her client’s latest status in an interview with HRANA’s reporter. (more…)

Zia Nabavi Released after Serving His Term

Posted on: April 14th, 2018

HRANA News Agency – Zia Nabavi, former member of Students’ Islamic Association of the Babol Noshirvani University, was released on the eve of the 9th year of imprisonment from Semnan prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Zia Nabavi, student activist of Babol Noshirvani University, was released on the eve of the 9th year of imprisonment from Semnan prison, on February 14, 2018. (more…)