A Short Report about the Situation of Sunni Prisoners in Rajaei Shahr Prison

Posted on: March 28th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – There are more than 70 Sunni prisoners kept in Rajaei Shahr prison with political-security charges, 42 of whom are imprisoned with the sentences between 5 to 20 years and are being kept in hall number 21 of ward number 7, and at least 30 prisoners with death sentences who are kept in hall number 10 of ward 4 of the prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), more than 70 Sunni prisoners are kept in Rajaei Shahr prison with security and political allegations and have received their sentences under sacrilege charge. These prisoners are usually residents of western parts of Iran and are kept kilometers far from their hometown. (more…)

The Names Of 27 Death Row Sunni Prisoners In Rajai Shahr Prison

Posted on: December 28th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – The following list is the names of 27 Sunni death row prisoners in Rajae Shahr in whose sentences have been confirmed by the Supreme Court.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), after transferring many Sunni prisoners of hall number 10 to other halls, all of the remaining prisoners are death row prisoner. (more…)

A Juvenile Sunni Offender At The Imminent Risk Of Execution

Posted on: December 14th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – The death sentence of Barzan Nasrollahzadeh, juvenile Sunni offender who had been tried on charge of “Muharebeh” has been confirmed and sent to the enforcement office.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Barzan Nasrollahzadeh was arrested on May 29, 2010 as he was younger as 18 years old. He was sentenced to death on charge of “Muharebeh” by the branch 28 of the Revolutionary Court in Tehran. Although the Supreme Court rejected the verdict, it was upheld in another branch again. He was informed of the verdict almost 3 months ago and it has been sent to the enforcement office recently. (more…)

Three more Sunni prisoners sentenced to execution

Posted on: November 19th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Farshid Naseri, Teymour Naderizadeh and Barzan Nasrollahzadeh three of Sunni prisoners in Rajaie Shahr prison of Karaj have been sentenced to execution.

 

According to the report of the Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Abdolazim Sabeti the lawyer of these three prisoners declared that they have been sentenced by Judge Moqayyeseh in branch 28 of revolutionary court.  (more…)