Zia Nabavi Sent to Furlough

Posted on: February 22nd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – On January 17, 2017, Zia Nabavi was sent to furlough from Semnan prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), on January 17, 2017, Zia Nabavi was sent to the 3-day furlough from Semnan prison. (more…)

Hamid Babai Deprived of Having Prison Visit

Posted on: February 22nd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Hamid Babai’s family had gone to visit him at Rajai Shahr prison, but they were told that Mr. Babai had been sent to solitary confinement and was not allowed to have visitors because of profanity. After continuous follow-up by the family, it was found out that this claim was not true and Mr. Babai had protested against the prison warden because he had avoided to send his complaint to the judge of his case and was arbitrary punished. Mr. Babbai has protested at Mohammad Mardani, head of prison, because of illegally preventing him from following the legal process of his case, and the warden took the advantage of his position out of prison procedures and regulations, and denied him having visitors and made his family worried about him, by false claims.

According to the report Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), a source close to Babai family told HRANA’s reporter:  “Hamid’s wife had gone from the city of Qazvin to visit him in Rajai Shahr prison in Kara, and she was told that Hamid was incommunicado because of profanity and he was in solitary confinement. She was told to go to the court to pursue the new case. His wife was worried and went there and she found from the law-enforcement office that he was not in the solitary confinement. By contacting the prosecution, she realized that he was not incommunicado, and there was nothing in that regard recorded in the system”. (more…)

Mohaddeseh Ghasemi Arrested and Transferred to Intelligence Office of Shiraz

Posted on: February 4th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Mohaddeseh Ghasemi, 20, student of history at Kharazmi University and a resident of Tehran, was arrested by security forces on the charges related to the “International Day of Cyrus” on December 7. Her fate is unknown after being transferred to Shiraz.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Mohaddeseh Ghasemi, 20, student of history at Kharazmi University and a resident of Tehran, was arrested by security forces on December 7. (more…)

Hamid Babai’s Charges Changed and Retrial Rejected

Posted on: September 8th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – The charges against Hamid Babai, political prisoner in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj were changed in the case whose verdict had recently been issued and approved by the Court of Appeal and according to the new charges, the Supreme Court rejected his retrial request. Mr. Babai is suffering from eardrum, chronic and progressive infection and his medical furlough request is being rejected by the Ministry of Intelligent.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), although Hamid Babai had been sentenced to 6 years imprisonment and 4 years suspended imprisonment on charges of “espionage and contact with enemy states” and the sentence was upheld by the Court of Appeal but the charges against him have been changed to “encouraging people to commit a crime and crimes against internal and external security” in the Supreme Court and his retrial request was rejected. (more…)

Mahmoud Masumi Transferred to Great Prison of Tehran

Posted on: June 12th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – On June 6, Mahmoud Masumi, student who had been arrested in front of Dena Tire building, was transferred to Great Prison of Tehran (Fashafoyeh), once again. The reason for his transfer to the prison is still unknown.

According to the report of Human Rights Activist News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Mahmoud Masumi, student who had been arrested in a gathering of the followers of Mohammad Ali Taheri in front of Dena Tire building on Thursday, May 12, was transferred to Great Prison of Tehran (Fashafoyeh), once again. (more…)

No Information about Afsaneh and Shahoo Bayazidi

Posted on: May 24th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – After weeks since Afsaneh and Shahoo Bayazidi have been arrested, yet there is no news about their condition and status, and their family is concerned.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Afsaneh and Shahoo Bayazidi, Boukani siblings, were arrested few days after each other and transferred to an unknown location. (more…)

Zanjan University Students’ Sit-In Goes on

Posted on: May 22nd, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Following the denial of delivering food to students in Zanjan University’s dormitory, just because of a delay of 4 minutes at 2pm on Thursday, a sit in started by two students and then it continued after a number of students joined them.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), heretofore the food distribution time and strict rules of university were protested by the majority of students, as the news of the sit-in in the Mountain self-service (old) in Zanjan University spread at the dinner time, the number of demanding students reached to more than forty people and the number of participants in the sit-in gradually increased. (more…)

Misagh Yazdannejad Released after Serving 9 Years

Posted on: May 18th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Misagh Yazdannejad, political prisoner was released after 9 years and after a retrial.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), after invalidating the sentence of 13 years in prison by the Supreme Court, Misagh Yazdannejad, imprisoned student and political prisoner was released after 9 years. (more…)

Arash Mokri on Hunger Strike in Urmia Intelligence Service since 33 Days ago

Posted on: May 15th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Arash Mokri, graduate student at the University of Tabriz, who has been detained since 24th February. It is now more than two months that he has been transferred to Urmia Intelligence Service’s solitary confinement, and it is told that he has gone on hunger strike since 33 days ago, to protest against his situation.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Arash Mokri, son of Saeid, graduate student at Tabriz University, was arrested at his home and was taken to an unknown location by the Revolutionary Guards Intelligence Office in Mahabad on 24th February, and his family was unaware of his whereabouts for a long time. (more…)

Yashar Darulshafa Granted A 4-Day-Furlough

Posted on: May 15th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Yashar Darulshafa, political prisoner in Ward 350 of Evin Prison, was released for four days on a furlough on May 6, 2016. He has been sentenced to 5 years imprisonment.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Yashar Darulshafa, political prisoner in Ward 350 of Evin Prison, was released for four days on May 6, 2016. (more…)