Temporal release of a converted Christian from Evin prison

Posted on: May 5th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Ibrahim Firouzi one of the converted Christians who was arrested for the second time because of his faith, has released temporally from Evin prison on bail.

 

According to a report of Mohebbat News website, Ibrahim Firouzi one of the converted christians on April 29, 2013 has released temporally after 53 days being under arrest in Evin prison by providing 30 million tomans bail. (more…)

2 Christians are arrested in Tehran

Posted on: May 3rd, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Somayyeh Bakhtiari and Ronak Samavat, 2 Christians have been arrested in their homes in Tehran.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Somayye Bakhtiari on 24th April and Ronak Samavat on 25th April have been arrested.

These 2 Christians were holding praying sessions in their homes.

Two Bahai prisoners are transferred to Mashhad intelligence

Posted on: May 2nd, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Noura Nabil Zade and Sanaz Tafzili are transferred from Vakil Abad prison to intelligence of Mashhad.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Wednesday morning the intelligence has transferred two Bahai prisoners of the women section of Vakil Abad prison, Noura Nabil Zade and Sanaz Tafazzoli who were serving their prison sentences to the intelligence of Mashhad without telling any reasons. (more…)

A Bahai civilian is arrested in Yazd

Posted on: April 30th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Shamim Ettehadi, a Bahai civilian living in Yazd, has been arrested by the intelligence agents on 14th March.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), the intelligence agents have searched all over his house and taken his books, laptop and family films while arresting him.

This is the third time that the agents are searching this family’s house. This is the second time that Shamim Ettehadi gets arrested.

Another Bahai mother went to prison with her baby

Posted on: April 28th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Elham Ruzbehi, the Bahai citizen living in Isfahan, who was sentence to 2 years of prison by a court in Semnan went to Semnan prison with her baby.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Elham Ruzbehi was sentenced to 2 years of prison by the appeal court of Semnan, went to Semnan prison on April 27th with her 1 year old baby. (more…)

2 Bahais are released

Posted on: April 28th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Mohammad Hossein Nakhai, 86 years old and Golrokh Firuzian are released from Birjand and Semnan prisons.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Mohammad Hossein Nakhai, the 86 years old Bahai living in the Khusof village of Birjand, who was the oldest political prisoner in Iran has been released by the end of his 1 year prison sentence on April 22nd. (more…)

Shadyar Omrani is summoned

Posted on: April 28th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – After the arrest of two Assyrians about the priests of the “Emmanuel” church in Tehran last February, the Assyrian member of the parliament, Yunatan Bet Kelya, has called Shadyar Omrani, the journalist and author, for some explanations.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Shadyar Omrani, the author, journalist and translator, who used to talk with foreign medias with the name of “Shuresh Raha” had been arrested once before charged with cooperating with the arrested Assyrians and has been called through a telephone call on February 11, 2013 and February 24, 2013. (more…)

Kasra Nouri is sentenced to 52 months imprisonment

Posted on: April 26th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Kasra Nouri the Gonabadi dervishes’ rights activists and co-worker of Majzoobane-Nour website has been sentenced to 4 years and 4 months imprisonment.

 

According to a report by Majzoobae-Nour website, Kasra Nouri was tried in branch 3 of Shiraz revolutionary court by judge Rashidi and sentenced to 4 years and 4 months imprisonment on charges of propaganda against regime, acting against national security, insulting the supreme leader of Iran and membership in Majzooban group.  (more…)

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…)