The List of Male Prisoners with the Charge of Muharebeh and Life-Time Sentence

Posted on: September 4th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Prisoners who have been charged with Muharebeh according to the old Penal Code, would find the chance of a retrial, after the changes and may receive reduction in their sentences or be released. Currently there are tens of prisoners who have been sentenced to life-time prison on charge of Muharebeh, at least 26 of whom are the men. The following list is the second list of prisoners with the charge of Muharebeh.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), at least 26 male prisoners are sentenced to life-time prison on charge of Muharebeh in different prisons around the country. Due to the changes in the Islamic Penal Code in 2013, these prisoners may request for a retrial. Some might receive reduction in their sentences and some others who have served many years in prison may get released. (more…)

The Names of 32 Prisoners who Have Been Charged with Muharebeh

Posted on: May 30th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – More than 70 political prisoners are kept in Rajaei Shahr and Evin prisons who have been charged with Muharebeh. Considering the recent changes in the penal code, they need to be re-tried. After a re-trial most of these prisoners are expected to be released. HRANA published the names of 32 prisoners of these two prisons who have been charged with Muharebeh.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), considering the fact that article 186 has been superseded, political prisoners with the charge of Muharebeh need to be re-tried. Therefore the names of 32 prisoners who are imprisoned in Evin and Rajaei Shahr prisons on this charge are being published by HRANA. (more…)

Khaled Hardani Urgently Transferred to Prison Clinic

Posted on: June 2nd, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Khaled Hardani, political prisoner of Rajaei Shahr felt severe abdominal pain and ague, and was transferred to prison clinic on trolleys on Saturday May 29.

According to the reports of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), it is been said that the increase in the number of patients in Rajaei Shahr prison during past few weeks, should be known as the side effect of increasing the operational time of static distribution devices in prison. (more…)

Pirooz Mansoori in Critical Health Condition in Rajai Shahr Prison

Posted on: May 31st, 2015

HRANA News Agency – On Friday, 29th June, the situation of political prisoners, Pirooz Mansoori, has been reported critical, and after being transferred to the clinic of Rajai Shahr prison, has faced no treatment from the medical staff there.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), after the installation of noise devices in the yard of ​​Hall 12, political prisoners ward, the prisoners are suffering from chronic disease, such as asthma, the lethargy and malaise, dizziness and a severe headache and prisoners families’ protests have come up with nothing while department of prisons’ authorities say that Ministry of Intelligence has installed them and it has nothing to do with them. (more…)

3 Political Prisoners Taken Back to Public Wards in Rajai Shahr Prison

Posted on: April 14th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Saeed Abedini, Mostafa Eskandari and Khaled Hardani were transferred back to Hall 12 of Rajai Shahr prison after 5 days in solitary confinement.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), early this week, these three suddenly and without any explanation were taken to solitary confinement which had caused other prisoners serious protests. (more…)

A Group of Political Prisoners’ Message on the New Year

Posted on: March 23rd, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Farid Azmoudeh, Iraj Hatami, Afshin Hayratian, Shahrokh Zamani, Alireza Farahani, Heshmatollah Tabarzadi, Saeid Shirzad, Amir Amirgholi and Khaled Hardani, the political prisoners of political ward of Rajaei Shahr prison said greetings to all fellow Iranians by sending a message.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Farid Azmoudeh, Iraj Hatami, Afshin Hayratian, Shahrokh Zamani, Alireza Farahani, Heshmatollah Tabarzadi, Saeid Shirzad, Amir Amirgholi and Khaled Hardani said greetings to Iranians by sending a letter, a copy of which has been provided for HRANA. (more…)

Hunger strike of prisoners in solidarity with victims of acid attacks

Posted on: October 26th, 2014

HRANA News Agency – 14 political prisoners of hall number 12 of Rajaei Shahr prison of Karaj went to hunger strike on Saturday in solidarity with victims of recent acid attacks in Isfahan.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Reza Akbari Monfared, Mohammad Amir Khizi, Behnam Ibrahim Zadeh, Khaled Hardani, Afshin Hairatian, Saleh Kohandel, Abulghasem Fouladvand, Shahrokh Zamani, Saeid Masoori, Mohammadali Mansouri, Asadollah Hadi, Latif Hasani, Afshin Baymani and Misagh Yazdan Nejad went in hunger strike in solidarity with victims of acid throwing attacks in Isfahan, on Saturday October 25. (more…)

Khaled Hordani, 14 years imprisonment without medical furlough

Posted on: October 20th, 2014

HRANA News Agency – Khaled hordani, political prisoner of hall number 12 (political prisoners’ hall) of Rajaei-Shahr prison is deprived of medical treatment and furlough from 14 years ago, despite multiple physical issues that he is suffering from.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Khaled Hordani, prisoner of hall number 12 of Rajaei-Shahr prison of Karaj is kept in prison, and despite the fact that his is suffering from different diseases such as chronic stomach problems and jaw infection but, prison authorities do not accept his request for medical furlough and he is deprived of proper medical treatment inside the prison. (more…)

19 political prisoners on hunger strike in Rajai Shahr prison

Posted on: April 26th, 2014

HRANA News Agency – 19 political prisoners of Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj have gone on hunger strike in solidarity with the political prisoners of ward 350 of Evin prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Afshin Heyratian, Heshmatollah Tabarzadi, Saleh Kohandel, Said Masouri, Mohammad Ali Mansouri, Rasoul Badaghi, Mohammad Banazadeh Amirkhizi, Khaled Hardani, Hamid Reza Borhani, Batir Shahr Mohammadov, Misagh Yazdan Nejad and Naseh Yousefi have gone on hunger strike since the morning of April 23rd in solidarity with the political prisoners of ward 350 of Evin prison. (more…)