Esmail Barzegari Released From Evin Prison

Posted on: October 17th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Esmail Barzegari, political prisoner at the ward 7 of Evin prison was released.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Esmail Barzegari was released from ward 7 of Evin prison, on last Wednesday, after completing his sentence.

He was acquitted of espionage charges in the Court of Appeal and his sentence was reduced from 7 years imprisonment to two and a half years and considering more than four years imprisonment that he had already served, he was released.

Esmail Barzegari, dentist and musician, was arrested in Tabriz in May 2011 and was transferred to ward 209 of Evin Prison and after being held for seven months in solitary confinement he was transferred to ward 350, in January 2012, and subsequently he was transferred to ward 7 of Evin prison.

Esmail Barzegari On Hunger Strike In Evin Prison

Posted on: October 7th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Esmail Barzegari, political prisoner in ward 7 of Evin prison, has gone on hunger strike to protest against not implementing his freedom order.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Esmail Barzegari has gone on hunger strike since September 9th to protest against not implementing the decision of the Court of Appeal. (more…)

5 Political Prisoners Transferred To Solitary Confinements

Posted on: September 6th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Five prisoners were transferred from ward 7 to solitary confinements in Evin prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Rasool Heidarzadeh, Esmail Barzegari, Hossein Darvishi, Davood Asadi and Sina Azimi were transferred to solitary confinement in ward 240 of Evin prison on charges of controversy and disturbing the prison order. (more…)