Masoud Bastani Returned to Rajai Shahr Prison

Posted on: July 6th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Masoud Bastani, imprisoned journalist, went back to Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj, at the end of his leave, as it was not extended by the prosecutor’s office.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), this imprisoned journalist’s sentence of six years imprisonment has already ended and currently his absence because of being on leave has prevented him from being released. (more…)

Masoud Bastani came for furlough

Posted on: July 14th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Masoud Bastani, the imprisoned journalist, has come to furlough from Rajai Shahr prison.


According to a report by Kalame, Masoud Bastani, the political prisoner of Rajai Shahr prison has come to furlough but his wife, Mahsa Amrabadi is still in the Evin prison. (more…)

The latest list of the political prisoners in the Evin prison

Posted on: April 11th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – There are more than 206 political prisoners in the 350 and women’s sections of the Evin prison. This includes both who have definite sentences and those who are under temporary arrest.

Although the section 350 is one of the public sections of the Evin prison, the prisoners there are prevented from their basic rights like telephone contact or meeting their families.

Here is the list of these 206 prisoners prepared by the Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA): (more…)

Amnesty – Iran: Female detainees begin hunger strike after degrading treatment

Posted on: November 1st, 2012

HRANA News Agency – The nine women hunger striking in Evin Prison say that guards confiscated their belongings. Amnesty International has issued statement on.

The Iranian authorities must protect all detainees and prisoners from harassment and degrading treatment, Amnesty International said today, after nine female political prisoners, including prisoners of conscience, started a hunger strike in response to alleged abuse by prison guards.