At Least 7 Prisoners Hanged in Rajai Shahr Prison in Karaj

HRANA News Agency – At least seven prisoners were executed in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj, and there is still no news about one other prisoner.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), the death penalty of at least seven prisoners was implemented in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj. They were transferred to the solitary confinement on Monday and were executed in Tuesday morning, 12th April. Continue reading “At Least 7 Prisoners Hanged in Rajai Shahr Prison in Karaj”

Mohammad Zarei, Semnan University Student Activist, Arrested

HRANA News Agency – In the early hours of Saturday, July 2, 2011, Mohammad Zarei, a student activist, was arrested.Mohammad Zarei studies Applied Chemistry at Semnan University and is a member of the Islamic Association of Students.

According to a report by Jaras News, Mohammad Zarei who is a dissident was arrested while leaving a bus to enter the university and subsequently taken to unknown location.Jaras News has also reported that Mohammad Zarei is the fourth Semnan University student detained in recent months.Meysam Imamzadeh, Amin Roghani and Ehsan Qashqaie were arrested previously but released on bail.