Hassan Betrani Arrested in Ahvaz

Posted on: February 22nd, 2018

HRANA News Agency – An Ahwazi citizen named Hassan Betrani was arrested by Ahvaz Intelligence Office’s agents.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Hassan Betrani was arrested at his father’s house in Alawi Street in Ahvaz, by Intelligence Office’s agents of this city. (more…)

Prison Guards Broke the Hands and Legs of a Prisoner in Rajai Shahr Prison

Posted on: February 22nd, 2018

HRANA News Agency – The guards of Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj have beaten a prisoner who informed other prisoners about the presence and intrusive inspection of prison guards by nosing. It is reported that in addition to apparent injury, his hands and feet have probably been broken. He was left in the middle of the prison hall in the same situation. Prison officials said that he was not allowed to go to the health clinic of prison and no one has the right to help him.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), the guards of Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj went to ward 4, Hall 11 of the prison in order to inspect it at 6.30 am on Thursday, December 14, 2017. These forces had returned to the same place and for this purpose at the night. (more…)

Cold Weather and Lack of Basics in Rajai Shahr Prison of Karaj

Posted on: February 22nd, 2018

HRANA News Agency – The political prisoners in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj who were forced to move to the security halls earlier in August, have faced double problems such as denial of proper nutrition, lack of hot water for bathing and defective heating systems along with the arrival of the cold season. Prison authorities have suggested to them to forget their rights such as principle of separation of crimes in order to have basic facilities.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), about 54 political prisoners in Rajai shahr prison in Karaj have been transferred to the security hall 10 located in ward 4 earlier in August. (more…)

Imprisonment Sentences of Two Activists Upheld by Appeals Court

Posted on: February 21st, 2018

HRANA News Agency – The primitive court verdict for Ghasem Ghanbari and Mir Mohammad Miri, two political activists from the village of Dale in Gachsaran District, who had been previously sentenced to two years of imprisonment and lashes on charges of propaganda against the regime and insulting the leadership, was upheld by the third branch of the Court of Appeals in Kohkiluyeh and Bouyer Ahmad Province. The verdict was announced to the defendants recently.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), the two-year imprisonment sentence for Ghasem Ghanbari and Mir (Sayed) Mohammad Miri, which had been previously issued by the Gachsaran Revolutionary Court, was confirmed by the Appeals Court. (more…)

Arash Sadeghi in a Critical Health Condition in Rajai Shahr Prison

Posted on: February 21st, 2018

HRANA News Agency – Arash Sadeghi who has been exiled to Rajai Shahr Prison in Karaj, after two months since he has been transferred from Evin to this prison, is still in a poor health condition and is denied of having access to health care services. This prisoner who has undergone a long hunger strike and needs serious medical and nutritional treatment under the supervision of a doctor, while in prison, is serving his term of imprisonment and is still deprived of meeting his wife, Glorokh Irai.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Arash Sadeghi, a political prisoner who was exiled from Evin Prison to Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj last October, is still in a poor and concerning health condition. (more…)

Alireza Golipour Ended Hunger Strike after 54 Days

Posted on: February 21st, 2018

HRANA News Agency- Alireza Golipour who had already been on hunger strike in protest against the procedure of his case, ended his hunger strike on Sunday December 10, after 54 days, due to deterioration of his condition and in light of the authorities’ promise to handle his case. However, due to a long strike and his chronic disease, he was physically weak and he is already in a hospital. According to Mr. Golipour’s lawyer, this prisoner suffers from epilepsy, digestive diseases and heart problems.

According to the report of Human Rights Activist News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Alireza Golipour, prisoner in Evin prison, who had already been on hunger strike for protesting the procedure of his case, ended his hunger strike on Sunday December 10. (more…)

Pressures Increase on Political Prisoners in Zahedan Prison

Posted on: February 21st, 2018

HRANA News Agency – After prisoners protested against the inappropriate situation of the Central Prison of Zahedan and the intrusive presence of inspectors of the prisons of the country, Zahedan Central Prison authorities have increased their pressure on prisoners in Ward 3, who are mostly political prisoners. By banning family visits and their phones, and exposing prisoners to extreme cold and taking their blankets and heaters away, they have put prisoners under more pressures.

According to the report of Human Rights Activist News Agency in Iran (HRANA), after prisoners protested against the inappropriate situation of the Central Prison of Zahedan, prison authorities have put more pressures on political prisoners of Ward 3 in this prison by cutting off phone calls and some other actions. (more…)

A Reported about the an Imprisoned Couple

Posted on: February 20th, 2018

HRANA News Agency – Hassan Sadeghi and Fateme Mosana, the imprisoned couple in the prisons of Rajai Shahr and Evin, were arrested in February 2012 due to holding the funeral ceremony for Mr. Sadeghi’s father, who was an opponent of the Iranian government and was arrested with his two children, 16 and 11 years old, and his house was sealed.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Fateme Mosana is in women’s ward of Evin Prison and her husband, Hassan Sadeghi is in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj, serving their 15-year-imprisonment sentence. (more…)

A Political Prisoner in Difficult Health Condition in Zahedan Prison

Posted on: February 14th, 2018

HRANA News Agency – Mohammad Azar, political prisoner who had been arrested by the Intelligence Office on charge of acting against national security, and held in solitary confinement for several months and then transferred to Zahedan prison has got infectious diseases in the jaw and mouth area since his detention at the Intelligence Office detention center. The infectious disease has led to his inadequate nutrition, but prison authorities have been indifferent to his health condition.

According to the Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Mohammad Ali Azar, political prisoner at Zahedan Prison, suffers from an infectious disease in the jaw and mouth, while his case status is in an uncertain situation. (more…)