HRANA News Agency – Forty three prominent professors around the world have issued a letter denouncing restrictions on freedom of education in Iran. For decades, the Islamic Republic of Iran has denied Baha’i citizens the right to attend universities and has blocked any attempts by the Baha’i community to establish institutes of higher […]
HRANA News Agency – Afshin Hyratian, a Baha’i citizen and children’s rights activist, was arrested on Saturday, August 20, 2011. According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Afshin Hyratian was detained while he was leaving his house.Following his family’s inquires, it has been reported that Afshin Hyratian is currently locked up […]
HRANA News Agency – Iranian Intelligence Agency has increased the pressure on Houshang Fanaian who is serving a four year sentence in Amol Prison, Mazandaran Province.Houshang Fanaian is a Baha’i citizen recently charged with and convicted of acting against national security and membership in Facebook. According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency […]
HRANA News Agency – Saman Ostevar, a Baha’i citizen and children’s rights activist, who was arrested on March 2, 2011 in the city of Kerman, still remains in Bam’s Prison, and uncertainty surrounds his future. According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Saman Ostevar is a Baha’i citizen who resided […]
HRANA – Mrs. Shahnaz Ranjbar Oladi, a Baha’i resident, was arrested on Monday, June 7, 2010.
HRANA – The court date for the next trial of the imprisoned Baha’i leaders has been set for June 12, 2010, at 9:00 a.m.
HRANA – Nura Sabet, a Bahá’í Student deprived of the right to education, has sent a letter to HRANA, delineating the educational system’s discriminatory approach to her case on the basis of her belief in the Bahá’í Faith. Here is the letter in its entirety: My name is Nura Sabet, a Bahá’í student in […]
May 7, 2010 HRA News Agency – Education rights activist, Navid Khanjani, was released after posting heavy bail.