No Information about Behnam Ibrahimzadeh after 22 Days

HRANA News Agency – After 22 days of solitary confinement in Evin prison, there is no information about Behnam Ibrahimzadeh.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Behnam Ibrahimzadeh was transferred from ward number 2 of Rajai Shahr prison to solitary confinement in ward 209 of Evin prison on January 22, and yet he did not have any phone call or visit with his family.

A close source to him told HRANA’s reporter, “Behnam’s family does not have any information regarding his status and the only response that they received from authorities was that he had been transferred to ward 209 of Evin prison and even the reason for this transfer is unknown”.

Behnam Ibrahimzadeh’s 5 year-imprisonment-sentence will be finished soon, however he has recently been sentenced to another 9 years and four months in prison, for charges related to black Thursday of ward 350 of Evin prison.

Behnam Ibrahimzdeh, labor and children’s rights activist was arrested by security forces on June 12, 2010, and was first in revolutionary court sentenced to 20 years in prison. This sentence was reduced to five years in appeal court. He is currently serving the fourth year of his sentence.

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