The List of the Political Prisoners in Women’s Ward in Evin Prison

Posted on: March 27th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – In the women’s ward of Evin prison where many prisoners are mothers, the authorities still do not provide phone calls for prisoners, prison visits are limited and there are many environmental problems in this place. This report gives a general overview of the conditions and the names of 25 women political prisoners.

What you will read, is a general report and overview of the situation of the women’s ward of Evin prison, plus an exclusive list of political prisoners, including the duration of their imprisonment and other specifications. (more…)

Security Forces Beat Political Prisoners’ Families in front of Evin Prison

Posted on: March 25th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – A number of civil society activists and the families of political prisoners including father of “Athena Farghadani” who sit in in front of Evin prison on the eve of Persian New Year, have been beaten by the security forces.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), a group of civil society activists, including supporters of “Mohammad Ali Taheri” and relatives of political prisoners who were not sent to the so-called Nowruz furlough, had a sit in in front of Evin prison to begin the new year close to their beloved ones, but some people, including the father of Athena Farghadani and Dr. Farhad Maysami were beaten by the security forces. (more…)

Athena Farghadani And Mohammed Moqimi Acquitted By The Court

Posted on: January 26th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Athena Farghadani and her lawyer, Mohammed Moqimi were acquitted of “illicit relations sub-adultery” charge. They were charged during a meeting in Evin prison because of handshake.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), 1161st branch of criminal court of Tehran headed by Majid Sharifzade has exported acquittal of Athena Farghadani and Muhammad Moqimi In the verdict dated 19 October. (more…)