Former Political Prisoners Visited Mehdi Khodaei

Posted on: July 18th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – In recent days a number of civil activists and former political prisoners from various parties has visited Mehdi Khodaei, a human rights activist who recently was released from prison after spending five and a half years imprisonment.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), civil activists and former political prisoners, including Emad Bahavar, Mohsen Mirdamadi, Zahra Mojaradi, Abdollah Momeni, Ahmad Reza Yousefi, Abolfazl Ghadiani, Majid Dorri, Fariborz Rais Dana, Bahman Ahmadi Amoui, Jila Bani Yaqoob, Masoud Pedram, Mohammad Davari, Artin Ghazanfari, Milad Fadaei, a group of former student activists of Azad University and numerous other civil activists during a meeting with Mr. Khodaei, congratulated his freedom and praise his resistance  during the five and a half years in prison. (more…)

Mehdi Khodaei Released from Evin Prison after Serving more than 5 Years

Posted on: July 7th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Mehdi Khodaei, human rights activist, was released from prison, after five and a half years of imprisonment.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Mehdi Khodaei was released from ward 350 of Evin prison, on Sunday 5th July, after his sentence ended by applying the Article 134, while he had been kept about 6 months more than his legal imprisonment sentence. (more…)

Hundreds of Activists Demand Mehdi Khodaei’s Freedom

Posted on: March 16th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – A large number of civil activists and citizens signed a petition, addressed to the head of Judiciary of Iran, calling for the Seyed Mehdi Khodaei’s freedom. The undersigned have emphasized the need for new Islamic law enforcement, on the bases of which a large number of current prisoners should be released.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), a group of human rights activists and citizens on the occasion of the fifth anniversary of the arrest of Mr. Khodaei, by signing a letter has demanded the unconditional freedom of this civil activist. The signatories of the letter have appreciated Mr. Khodaei’s peaceful activities to promote the human rights and democracy in Iran and expressed their regret and sadness because of intimidation and torture implemented on this human rights defender to get fake confessions regardless of his sustainability. (more…)

“Human Rights Atlas” Published by 2 Political Prisoners

Posted on: February 11th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – The book “Human Rights Atlas” was published by Mehdi Khodaei and Omid Kokabi’s effort, with a foreword of Abdolfatah Soltani. This educational book is translated and compiled in Evin prison, by these prisoners.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), “Human Rights Atlas” was compiled by Seyed Mehdi Khodaei and Omid Kokabi’s cooperation, 2 famous Iranian prisoners in Evin prison, with a foreword from Abdolfatah Soltani, imprisoned human rights activist lawyer, and was published by “A’rman Shahr” publisher. (more…)

Judicial Authorities Reject Parole Requests of 70 Political Prisoners

Posted on: January 17th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Judicial authorities rejected the request of seventy political and security prisoners, imprisoned in Evin prison to be released earlier.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), a large number of prisoners in Evin prison, including 13 prisoners of ward 350, were imparted that their conditional release requests have been rejected. (more…)