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A Baha’i Citizen Sentenced to Prison Addresses His Judge

Posted on: May 7th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Alireza Haghighi, a Baha’i citizen of Arak who has been recently sentenced to 3 years in prison and one year suspended prison by the Islamic Revolutionary Court of the city of Yazd on charges of propaganda against the system and acting against national security, wrote a letter to his judge. The […]

A letter from Ramin Zibaei, an imprisoned Iranian Baha’i

Posted on: October 14th, 2014

HRANA News Agency – Ramin Zibaei is a scholar of psychology and dean at the Baha’i Institute of Higher Education (BIHE) in Tehran who has been sentenced to 48 months in prison because of his role in educating Baha’i individuals. He is imprisoned in Rajaei Shahr prison, and his daughter has also been deprived of […]

Three Baha’is in Mashhad transferred to Vakil Abad prison

Posted on: August 4th, 2014

HRANA News Agency – Authorities have moved Mey Khalusi, Dari Amri and Shayan Tafazoli from the Ministry of Intelligence facilities in Mashhad to the quarantine at Vakil Abad prison in the same city. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), in the next few days, they are likely to be transferred from […]

Another Baha’i citizen was arrested in Shiraz

Posted on: March 19th, 2014

HRANA News Agency – Yekta Fahanedzh was arrested by Iranian intelligence agents.   According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), a Baha’i citizen was arrested by security guards Saturday evening of 16 March 2014. Intelligence agents entered her house for the second time by a decree from the State Attorney and […]

Baha’i cemetery was destroyed in Sanandaj

Posted on: December 14th, 2013

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) HRANA News Agency – After a court upheld the confiscation of a land belonging to the Baha’is in Sanandaj which was used as a cemetery, this land was destroyed by bulldozers. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), although the land was given to […]

Three Baha’i women prisoners were released from Semnan prison

Posted on: December 13th, 2013

4.7 / 5 ( 8 votes ) HRANA News Agency – Zohreh Nick Aeen, Taraneh Turabi and Anisa Fanaian three Baha’i imprisoned women in Semnan prison were released by using the parole.   According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), on Tuesday December 10th ,Zohreh nick Aeen, the Baha’i resident in […]

A Baha’i arrested and two more are summoned

Posted on: December 4th, 2013

3 / 5 ( 2 votes ) HRANA News Agency – Manoochehr Kholoosi a member of Mashhad Baha’i community has been arrested on November 29, by the security forces.   Due to the severe harrasment on the Baha’is in Mashhad in the past few months, on November 29, the security forces raided Manoochehr Kholoosi’s home, […]

Security forces raided one of Baha’is university classrooms

Posted on: December 2nd, 2013

HRANA News Agency- Security guards raided  classrooms  of Baha’i students who are deprived of education and forced them not to attend these classes again.   According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), security guards raided a Bahai’s house named Shamim Shabro who held classes for students who are deprived […]

Baha’i young guys arrested to serve in military service

Posted on: November 27th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Semnan intelligence agents raided the Baha’i people houses, arrested and inspected their homes with excuse of being called to serve as soldier in military.   According to the report of the Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), the Semnan Intelligence agents raided those Baha’i families who have young son […]