Arash Sadeghi Suffers from Intestinal Colitis

Posted on: April 23rd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Arash Sadeghi, civil rights activist, who is imprisoned in ward 350 of Evin prison, and was suffering from Asthma and stomach bleeding, following his long hunger strike, is diagnosed with intestinal colitis as well. Despite approval of the prosecutor, the IRGC still prevent him from being transferred to a hospital and deny his medical furlough.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Arash Sadeghi, political prisoner of ward 350 of Evin prison is in a critical condition. (more…)

Authorities React Harshly to the Strike in Ahvaz Prison

Posted on: April 21st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Prisoners of Ahvaz prison (clinic) started a mass strike in protest against water and power outage. This strike was responded by violence by prison guards that was along with damaging prisoners’ properties and transferring 7 prisoners to solitary confinements.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), prisoners of Ahvaz prison (known as clinic prison), located in Zargan area in Ahvaz, started a mass strike in protest against water and power outage. (more…)

A Report about Damghan Prison / One Juvenile Offender on Death Row

Posted on: April 15th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Damghan prison with an area of 250 square meters and about 130 prisoners, is one of the smallest prisons in the country and it has rarely been talked about it. The following report considers the situation in this prison and gives the identities of three prisoners on death row, including a juvenile offender (who was under 18 at the time of the crime).

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Damghan prison is located in Imam Khomeini Boulevard in this city, and contains a small two-flat building with area of 250 square meters including 60 meters for walking. The building is 50 years old and is the old police building of the city. (more…)

Navid Kamran Returned to Evin Prison by the End of His Furlough

Posted on: April 14th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Navid Kamran, political prisoner in ward eight of Evin prison, returned to this prison by the end of his leave.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Navid Kamran, political prisoner in ward eight of Evin prison, returned to this prison by the end of his six-day leave, on February 12, 2017. (more…)

Saber Naderi Transferred to Central Prison of Sanandaj

Posted on: April 11th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – After 70 days of solitary confinement and being interrogated, Saber Naderi, from Qorveh city, was transferred from intelligence office’s detention in Sanandaj to the Central Prison of this city. His court hearing will be held soon.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Saber Naderi, director of Shahir Narm Afzar Poya Company in Qorveh city, after 70 days of solitary confinement at the intelligence office’s detention in Sanandaj was transferred to the Central Prison of Sanandaj, on February 12, 2017. (more…)

Various Security Charges Put on Mahmoud Masoumi

Posted on: April 10th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – The interrogation of Mahmoud Masoumi, one of detainees in front of Dena building, was held in Shahid Moghadas Court in Evin prison. The investigator has put various security charges on him and announced that his trial date and branch will be determined and held, soon.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Mahmoud Masoumi was informed about his charges by the investigator of Branch three of Shahid Moghadas Court in Evin prison on February 11, 2017. (more…)

IRGC Deprives Arash Sadeghi of Proper Medical Treatment

Posted on: April 9th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Arash Sadeghi, imprisoned civic activist in ward 350 of Evin prison, has got a chronic inflammatory disease of the aspiratory (asthma) and is still suffering from continuous stomach bleeding, however, despite the agreement of the prosecutor, the Iranian Revolutionary Guards still deprive him of going on medical leave and being admitted in hospitals.

A source familier with Arash Sadeghi’s situation told HRANA’s reporter: “Arash is in a critical condition, suffering from asthma and stomach bleeding. Although the prosecutor has agreed with the bail order, the Iranian Revolutionary Guards still deprive him of going on medical leave and being admitted in hospitals. Regardless of his medical leave, while prison forensic has requested his admission in a hospital, the Iranian Revolutionary Guards oppose that as well.” (more…)

Afshin Baymani Deprived of Medical Furlough Despite Critical Condition

Posted on: April 8th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Afshin Baymani, political prisoner, is being deprived of medical furlough despite going through all administrative procedures including depositing the issued bail. Afshin Baymani, who has been imprisoned from 16 years ago, has been deprived of leave so far, although he needs medical treatment for his heart problems, including heart blood vessels obstruction that requires advanced medical care, he needs medical leave and treatment now more than ever.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), a source close to this political prisoner told HRANA’s reporter: “Due to the heart problems that Afshin is suffering from, he should not be transferred in handcuffs to the hospital. Generally, he should be away from stress, but the prison warden and other officials act in contrary to this issue.” (more…)

A Report about Maher Kabi’s Situation in Ardabil Prison

Posted on: April 7th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Maher Kabi, Arab prisoner from Shoush, is one of the prisoners who were arrested in connection with protests and demonstrations by the Arab citizens against “the demographic change of the province” in 2011 and has been sentenced to imprisonment in exile. He was tortured by being fasten to the bed and lashed and eventually he was forced to give false confessions on TV.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Maher Kabi, son of Rahim, civil engineering student and a resident of the city of Shoush in Khuzestan Province, is serving 10 years imprisonment in exile at ward seven of Central Prison of Ardabil, on charges of “membership in Ahwaz Liberation Organization, propaganda against the regime through connection with the enemy medias and sending false news in order to demonize the Islamic Republic of Iran at the international level and also stimulate citizens to take action against the regime (taking part in protests in Ahvaz April 15)”. (more…)

A Report about Ayatollah Kazemeini Boroujerdi’s Medical Treatment after Being Sent to Furlough

Posted on: April 6th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Ayatollah Seyed Mohammad Hossein Kazemeini Boroujerdi, a prisoner of conscience in Evin prison, who was sent on medical leave at the beginning of his eleventh year of imprisonment for the first time is busy with the medical tests and treatments for his illnesses caused by long term imprisonment. This is a report of his treatment process.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), following the severe disease of Seyed Mohammad Hossein Kazemeini Boroujerdi, prisoner of conscience in Evin prison, he was sent on medical leave on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 on “heavy conditions” set by the Special Clerical Court, including a bail of three billion IRR and two guarantors. (more…)