One Bahai is released / another is arrested

Posted on: April 25th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Faramarz Firuzian has been arrested to serve the one year of prison sentence and Ardeshir Faniyan has been released on the bail after 68 days being under arrest.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Ardeshir Fanaiyan the Bahai citizen who lives in Semnan was arrested last February and has been released after 68 days arrest in the intelligence of Semnan on the bail of 50 million Thomans on 20th April. (more…)

A Bahai citizen has been arrested in Bandar Abbas

Posted on: April 18th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Babak Zeynali, the Bahai citizen who lives in Bandar Abbas has been arrested by the security forces in his home in the evening of April 15, 2013.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), the intelligence agents not only arrested him but also took his books, CDs and personal laptop with themselves. (more…)

Kasra Nouri transferred to Shiraz Intelligence Office

Posted on: April 6th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Kasra Nouri who is in 75th days of hunger strike was transferred to detention center of Shiraz Etela’at known as No. 100, beaten and interrogated as well.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), quoted from Majzooban Noor, on April 1st of 2013 Kasra Nouri who is in hunger strike for 75 days with Sale Moradi together, was transferred to Shiraz Etela’at, interrogated and beaten for a few hours to force him to end his hunger strike which Dervishes protest in front of detention center of Shiraz Etela’at forced Etela’at to transfer Kasra to Adelabad prison again. (more…)

Two Bahais released from Vakil Abad prison in Mashhad

Posted on: April 4th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – “Nika Kholusi” and “Nava Kholusi” two Bahai sisters have been released on the bail of 6 Milliard Rials after 185 of arrest.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), these two Bahai Iranians living in Mashhad were arrested on 26th September 2012 by the intelligence agents of Mashhad, are released after 185 days on the bail. They have been released on 30th March 2013 on the bail of 3 Milliard Rials for each of them.

All imprisoned Gonabadi dervishes in ward 350 started hunger strike

Posted on: March 27th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Alireza Roshan and Mostafa Abdi two of imprisoned dervishes in ward 350 of Evin prison started hunger strike since March 21st of 2013.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), quoted from Majzooban Noor,, Alireza Roshan and Mostafa Abdi who are dervishes rights activists and Majzooban Noor website staff started hunger strike since March 21st in protest to keeping imprisoned dervishes lawyers in horrible situation of security wards of Evin prison and treating them harshly with insulting and demanded urgent transferring back to ward 350 and medical treatments for them. (more…)

Iran: Two Jailed Dervishes on Hunger Strike in Grave Danger

Posted on: March 26th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Gonabadi Dervish’s rights activists, Kasra Nouri and Saleh Moradi in 69th day of their hunger strike, are in grave danger.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), quoted from Majzooban Noor, Kasra Nouri and Saleh Moradi, two imprisoned Gonabadi Dervishes were transferred to prison’s clinic because of loss of consciousness. (more…)

Ebrahim Firouzi, the converted Christian arrested again

Posted on: March 19th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Ebrahim Firouzi the Christian citizen from Tehran was arrested on March 7th of 2013 by security forces.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA) quoted from Mohabbat News, Ebrahim Firouzi who is 28 years old and converted christian, was disappeared for a few days and his family and friends had no news about his condition. Their worries increased while following ups and asking several times from friends and relatives had no result just they found that Ebrahim was arrested by some plainclothes agents when he was on his way to his job. (more…)