Two Christians are in detention for more than seven weeks

Posted on: March 4th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – About seven weeks ago plainclothes security agents arrested Shahrzad Y and Sam S, two of converted Christians community in Tehran.

According to a report of Mohebbat News, security agents arrested the two converted Christians on January 9th of 2013 at 11 a.m.

Both of them arrested at the same time in different places.

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Banning the bail of Saied Abedini and threatening it’s provider

Posted on: February 17th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – The illegal Evin prosecutor banned the bail for Saied Abedini the Iranian-American pastor.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), also the islamic revolutionary guards interrogators threatened the person who tried to put bail to prevent this prisoner’s furlough.

Saied Abedini is the Iranian-American who is accused to establishing home-church in 2009 and after his arrival to Iran in 2012 has been arrested by islamic revolutionary guards Etela’at and transferred to ward 2A.

More than eighty US senators from both Democrat and Republican parties on Thursday February 14th wrote a letter to John Kerry the United States Secretary of States and asked him to try to do all what is needed for freedom of Saied Abedini the Iranian-American pastor.

Iran: Baha’i Couple Arrested in Urmia

Posted on: February 10th, 2013

HRANA News Agency– Security forces inspected living and working places of a Baha’i couple and arrested them.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Security forces first inspected the working place of “Fardin Aghsani” and arrested him on Wednesday, January 30, 2013.

At the same time, intelligence ministry officers went to his house and after searching his house, seized his personal things such as books and photos related to Baha’i faith. They arrested his wife, Farahnaz Moghadam, and transferred them to an unknown place.

The detainees had a phone call to their families and there is no more information about them.

 

Two Baha’i Citizens Arrested in Nour, Iran

Posted on: January 25th, 2013

[Bayan Babaie, left – Sheyda Ta’ieed, right]

HRANA News Agency – Security forces arrested a Baha’i citizen with her guest at her home and searched her house.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Security forces searched Sheida Ta’ieed’s home and arrested her and her guest Bayan Babaie on Monday, January 21, 2013.

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Anissa Fanaiyan arrested for enforcement of verdict

Posted on: January 20th, 2013

HRANA News Agency –  Anissa Fanaiyan, Bahai’e citizen, resides in Semnan arrested for the enforcement of verdict.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Today morning, Saturday 20th of January, Anissa Fanaiyan (Eyghani) the Bahai’e citizen and who resides in Semnan summoned, arrested and transferred to Semnan prison for enforcement of the verdict.

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Dr. Foad Moghaddam, one of the Baha’i university heads imprisoned

Posted on: January 18th, 2013

HRANA News Agency– Foad Moghaddam, a Baha’i citizen and one of the Baha’i online university heads in Esfahan, introduced himself to Shahid Moghaddasi court in Evin prison on Thursday morning to spend his 5 years imprisonment.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Foad Moghaddam, arrested on the wide invasion in purpose of arresting related people to the online Bahai’e university in Esfahan, on May 22nd of 2011 arrested and after 35 days was been freed by bail.

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Saied Abedini, the christian citizen will be trialed by judge Pir’abbas

Posted on: January 17th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Saied Abedini, a 32 years old converted christian who has double nationality of Iran-USA is in detention of Etela’at of Islamic revolutionary guards since 3 months ago and will be trialed in branch 26 of revolutionary court on
January 20th.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), this christian prisoner on September 26th, while he was waiting for his summon to court, has been arrested at his home by 5 security agents.

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Shahin Negari, Baha’i virtual university professor arrested

Posted on: January 15th, 2013

HRANA News Agency –  Shahin Negari, a Baha’i citizen and one of the Baha’i virtual university professors has been arrested and there is no news of the location.

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), around midday of Sunday 13th of January, Shahin Negari, Baha’i citizen who is resident of Tehran and one of the professors at Baha’i virtual university, has been arrested at his home by security forces in excuse of transferring him for enforcement of 4 years imprisonment verdict.

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Iran: Three Baha’i Citizens Arrested / One Summoned to Serve Imprisonment

Posted on: January 13th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Three Baha’i citizens were arrested in different cities of Iran, one was summoned to serve her imprisonment.

According to the reports by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Anisa Fana’ian, Baha’i citizen from was summoned to serve her 22 month in prison verdict from January 19.

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