HRANA – Freelance journalist Reza Rafiee Forooshan has been detained in Rajaiee Shahr Prison for months and his requests for temporary leave has been denied.
HRANA – Colonel Dolati, the replacement Police Chief for the State of Kermanshah, announced that a man identified only by his initials, “M. N.”, has been arrested in Kermanshah on charges of “attempt to engage in armed operations.”
HRANA – Mr. Mahmood Beheshti Langaroodi, the speaker of the Iranian Teachers Union, was arrested by security forces on Sunday, June 6.
HRANA – The Supreme Court affirmed the execution sentences of two Kurdish political activists on Sunday, June 6.
HRANA – No news is available on the condition of Behrouz Javid Tehrani, the political prisoner featured in one of the two videos released last week by HRANA exposing the torture and rape of prisoners in Rajaiee Shahr prison.
HRANA – More than 10 days after the arrest of a group of students at Yazdan Panah Technical and Engineering University in Sanandaj, the Kamangar family remains in the dark about the condition of Azad Kamangar.
HRANA – Student activist Behzad Bagheri was arrested on Saturday, June 5th, in Shahin-Shahr city in Isfahan.
HRANA – In a statement issued on Saturday, June 5, 2010, the Iranian Nation’s Party reported the arrest of Hamid Reza Mosabebian and his brother.
HRANA – Journalist Abolfazl Abedini Nasr, a former officer of Human Rights Activists in Iran, was recently transferred to Karoun Prison in Ahvaz, where he is held under severe and unfavorable conditions, and his life is currently in danger.
HRANA – The security Bureau of the province of Mazandaran has stepped up prosecution and pressure on the Baha’is. Here is some examples in recent days.