Two Public Amputations In Iran For Stealing

Posted on: November 14th, 2012

HRANA News Agency – Iranian regime cuts off four fingers of two men’s hand convicted of stealing, publicly in Yazd.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), quoted  from ISNA website, Yazd’s Judiciary head said the verdict of cutting off four fingers of two men’s hand convicted of stealing was publicly for the edification of other criminals.

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No information about the detained student, Mohsen Ghashghai Zadeh

Posted on: November 12th, 2012

HRANA News Agency – There is no information about the situation of Mohsen Ghashghai Zadeh, detained student in the “Saraye Ghalam” session, after 13 days.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), after 13 days from when security forces attacked the memorial session of Farahnaz Dargahi, Arash Sadeghi’s mother in “Saraye Ghalam” on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 and arrested several activists, the family of Mohsen Ghashghai Zadeh has no information about the situation, place and charges of their son.

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Prisoner committed suicide in Mahabad’s prison

Posted on: November 11th, 2012

HRANA News Agency – A prisoner convicted of murdering committed suicide by hanging himself.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Shouresh Aldo, 35, from Mahabad who had been arrested 4 months ago on charge of murdering, committed suicide on Saturday, November 10, 2012.

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Retrial request of Nasour Naghipour, jailed journalist was rejected

Posted on: November 10th, 2012

HRANA News Agency – The retrial request of Nasour Naghipour, jailed journalist and cyber activist was rejected by prison’s authorities.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), after passing 4 months, prison authorities has seized the retrial request of Nasour Naghipour, and the efforts of his family have remained with no result.

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Hossein Ronaghi Maleki On Hunger Strike Again

Posted on: November 5th, 2012

HRANA News Agency –Hossein Ronaghi Maleki has launched a hunger strike again, protesting violations of rule of law and prevailing injustices.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Hossein had previously warned the Judiciary officials that lack of response to his demands will result in his launching a hunger strike.

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Behnam Irani, Christian Prisoner in a Deteriorating Health Condition

Posted on: November 5th, 2012

HRANA News Agency – Behnam Irani, a Christian convert citizen in prison is in a deteriorating health condition and prison’s authorities deny his medical care.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Behnam Irani has blood infection ,  and he might be sent to a hospital for a surgery, that may remove part of his intestines, which are source of infection.

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Davar Hosseini, Leftist Student Was Sentenced to Six Year in Prison

Posted on: November 3rd, 2012

HRANA News Agency –  Davar Hosseini Vojdan, from Tehran and student at Isfahan’s Industrial University was sentenced to six year in prison.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), This student from Tehran was arrested on Monday, December 5, 2011 and being held several months in solitary confinement in Ward 209 of Evin Prison, then after four months  in an uncertainty situation in 350 General Ward, was sentenced to six year in prison by the 15th branch of Tehran’s Revolutionary Court in the summer of 2012.

There is no information about Hosseini’s charges.

10 days no information about Ahmad Shah Rezaei

Posted on: November 3rd, 2012

HRANA News Agency -Ahmad Shah Rezai, political activist were detained on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 and there is no information about him up to now.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Ahmad Shah Reza who also had been arrested before in 2010 in front of Tehran University, was arrested again on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 when he was going to his National Military Service place. After 10 days, there is no information about him.

 

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Amnesty – Iran: Female detainees begin hunger strike after degrading treatment

Posted on: November 1st, 2012

HRANA News Agency – The nine women hunger striking in Evin Prison say that guards confiscated their belongings. Amnesty International has issued statement on.

The Iranian authorities must protect all detainees and prisoners from harassment and degrading treatment, Amnesty International said today, after nine female political prisoners, including prisoners of conscience, started a hunger strike in response to alleged abuse by prison guards.

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Ahmad Karimi, Political Prisoner in a Deteriorating Health Condition

Posted on: November 1st, 2012

HRANA News Agency – Ahmad Karimi, a political prisoner in exile inside the Gonbad Kavous Prison, has developed acute stomach complications and judicial authorities have set bail of nearly $1 million for his release on medical furlough.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Arrested on May 24, 2009, Ahmad Karimi, a carpenter, was first sentenced to death on charges of “membership in ‘the Kingdom Assembly of Iran’ (Anjoman-e Padeshahi Iran),” after he spent 40 days in solitary confinement where he was forced to make fake confessions against himself based on a script handed to him by his interrogators, according to a letter Karimi wrote from prison. Ahmad Karimi was one of some 100 individuals tried in a post-elections group show trial in August 2009. He was first sentenced to death, and later his sentence was reduced to 15 years and three months in prison in exile. Several other individuals, also arrested before the election, were tried along with Ahmad Karimi under similar circumstances, Ali Zamani and Arash Rahmani, were later executed. Like Karimi, Zamani and Rahmani had been arrested before the election, but were forced to make confessions about their part in planning riots during the post-election events.

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