Heshmatullah Tabarzadi Sentenced to 6 Years Imprisonment

Posted on: November 4th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Branch 26 of the Revolutionary Court sentenced Heshmatullah Tabarzadi, political activist, to six years imprisonment for “gathering and colluding” and “propaganda against the regime”. The sentence was sent of Mr. Tabarzadi’s lawyer.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Branch 26 of the Revolutionary Court, chaired by Judge Ahmadzadeh, sentenced Heshmatullah Tabarzadi, political activist to six years imprisonment. In the case of the application of Article 134 (aggregation of sentences), the sentence is valid for a period of 5 years. (more…)

8 Arab Activists Sentenced to Death and Imprisonment

Posted on: November 3rd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Ahwaz Revolutionary Court sentenced two defendants to death on charge of forming “Jond al-Farooq”, and sentenced another 6 defendants from 3 to 25 years imprisonment. The eight defendants are from Arab community of Khuzestan Province who have been detained since 2015.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Branch one of Ahvaz Revolutionary Court has communicated the sentences of eight defendants of the case of a group known as “Jond al-Farooq”. (more…)

A Comprehensive Report about the Situation in Central Prison of Sanandaj

Posted on: November 2nd, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Applying the double restrictions by prison officials in Sanandaj prison along with a surplus population has made it very difficult for prisoners to serve their prison sentence. There widely are problems such as deliberate gas interruption, kidney and digestive diseases due to inappropriate drinking water, lack of appropriate medical facilities, non-separation of offenses, insulting and punishment and beating the prisoners, the poor quality and the lack of food in the prison, excessive congestion on the capacity and applying restrictions by prison officials based on what they would like.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Sanandaj Central Prison has a very low standard for keeping inmates and ensuring that the prisoners have their own defined rights despite the media advertisements by the judiciary. (more…)

Two Prisoners Executed in Ardabil Prison

Posted on: November 1st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – At least two drug offenders were executed in the central prison of Ardabil for on August 30, 2017.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), three prisoners with the crimes of murder and drug offences were transferred to solitary confinement in Ardebil prison on August 29, 2017. (more…)

Habib Sasanian Released on the Bail

Posted on: November 1st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Habib Sasanian, prisoner of Ward 12 of Tabriz Central Prison, was released on the bail.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Habib Sasanian, prisoner of Ward 12 of Tabriz Central Prison, was released on the bail, on Monday, August 28, 2017. (more…)

Dozens Arrested and Summoned in Ahwaz

Posted on: November 1st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Dozens of Arab civilians have been arrested by security forces in different parts of Ahwaz. Local sources estimate the number of detainees to be 24 in addition to 9 other who have been summoned.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), security forces arrested a large number of Arab civilians in Ahwaz, who mostly live in the neighborhood of Malashie of this city. (more…)

Authorities Confirm Seyed Jamal Mosavi’s Execution to His Family

Posted on: November 1st, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Eventually and after a few days, Seyed Jamal Mosavi’s family was informed that their son had been executed in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj on August 23, and was buried in an unknown location. Mr. Mosavi had been transferred to an unknown location since August 16, he was seen on August 22 for the last time.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), on August 27, 2017, following the continuous efforts of the concerned family of Seyed Jamal Mosavi, the authorities of Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj informed them that he had been executed on August 23 and his body had been handed over to security forces for burial. (more…)

At Least 2 Prisoners Executed in Rajai Shahr Prison

Posted on: October 27th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – At least two prisoners were executed in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj on August 23, 2017.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), two prisoners had been transferred to solitary confinement in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj on August 22, 2017. They were allowed to meet their families for the last time. (more…)