6 Prisoners Executed in Orumiyeh Prison

Posted on: December 10th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – On November 14, 2016, six prisoners with drug-related charges were executed in Orumiyeh Central Prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), on November 14, 2016, six prisoners with drug-related charges were executed in Orumiyeh Central Prison. (more…)

The List of the Names of other 69 Death Row Prisoners in Uremia Prison

Posted on: May 16th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – More than 100 death row prisoners with drug related charges are kept in Uremia prison. HRANA is trying to get the public attention to this issue with the hope that public awareness could be a help in prevention of these executions. For this reason the names of 69 death row prisoners who have been identified recently, are being published.

In continuation of publishing the names of death row prisoners in Uremia prison, the names of 69 other prisoners who are charged with drug related charges and kept in ward number 15 of Uremia prison is hereby being published. (more…)

The Case of 100 Death Row Prisoners to be “Clarified” within 3 Months; Authorities

Posted on: May 5th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – It was announced to at least a hundred death row prisoners, in prison of Urmia that in the next three months their “case” will become clear. This rare action has created a wave of concern among prisoners and their families.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), recently, the authorities of Urmia Prison called at least a hundred prisoners who have been sentenced to death on charges of “murder” and have served more than 5 years, to the prison’s Pray Hall (Hosseinieh) and took the address and details of the plaintiffs. (more…)

6 Prisoners Hanged in Urumieh Prison

Posted on: January 24th, 2016

HRANA News Agency –  Six death row prisoners were hanged in Urumieh on Wednesday January 13.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), These prisoners who had been sentenced to “execution” on the charge of Murder were hanged in Urumieh prison on Wednesday January 13. (more…)

Two Prisoners Died Due To Influenza Infection In The Prison Of Urmia

Posted on: January 16th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – The prisoners in Urmia prison said that prison medical facilities are negligible to cope with the disease with regard to overcrowding in prisons and the impossibility of separating people, there is also no possibility of effective prevention.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Urmia prison authorities have confirmed these two inmates’ deaths due to influenza infection. (more…)