Siavash Koliaie Interrogated and Acquitted of the Charges

HRANA News Agency – On August 11, Siavash Koliaie, Yarsan activist was interrogated. In this meeting with the prosecutor the religious activist was acquitted of the accusation and was released afterwards.
According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Siavash Koliaie, Yarsan activist was arrested for several hours and then released on the bail in Vineyard following the memorial ceremony of Mohammad Ghanbari (one of the Yarsan followers who set himself on fire three years ago). Continue reading “Siavash Koliaie Interrogated and Acquitted of the Charges”

The 3rd Anniversary of Self-Immolation of a Yarsan Follower Held in Takestan

HRANA News Agency – The third anniversary of self-immolation of Mohammad Ghanbari, Yarsan follower, was held under tight security condition in the village of Qara Dash of Takestan.
According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), on July 28, the third anniversary of self-immolation of Mohammad Ghanbari, Yarsan follower, was held under tight security condition in the village of Qara Dash of Takestan. Continue reading “The 3rd Anniversary of Self-Immolation of a Yarsan Follower Held in Takestan”

Cemetery of “Ghaleh Gharedash” Village in Takestan Destroyed

HRANA News Agency – Cemetery of “Ghaleh Gharedash” Village in Takestan was destroyed by road construction machinery during the last week.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Security officers used road construction machinery to destroy the cemetery of “Ghaleh Gharedash” Village in Takestan in which lies “Mohammad Ghanbari” a follower of “Yaresan” Religion – Ahle Hagh- during the night. Continue reading “Cemetery of “Ghaleh Gharedash” Village in Takestan Destroyed”

Mohammad Ghanbari set himself on fire in front of Islamic Parliament

HRANA News Agency – Mohammad Ghanbari, a member of Ahl-e Haqq, set himself on fire in front of the Islamic Parliament on Saturday morning to protest against the government’s failure to address the grievances of this religious minority.  Ghanbari suffered severe burns and was immediately taken to the hospital by the parliament’s security personnel.  Finally, he succumbed to his injuries and died at Tehran’s Shahid Motahari Hospital in late afternoon.

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