Morteza Moradpour’s Family Sit in front of Tabriz Judiciary for the 4th Time

Posted on: January 16th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Morteza Moradpour’s family along with a group of activists in Tabriz, held a sit-in for the fourth time in front of Judiciary Office in Tabriz.

These citizens encountered with security forces and some of them were arrested. (more…)

All Activists Who Had Been Detained in front of Tabriz Judiciary Were Released

Posted on: January 14th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – 11 people remaining in custody related to the gathering which was held in front of the Justice Office in Tabriz, to support Morteza Moradpour were released on the bail from police detention center in this city.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), 11 people remaining in custody related to the gathering which was held in front of the Justice Office in Tabriz, to support Morteza Moradpour, were released on the bail on December 20, 2016. (more…)

Morteza Moradpour and Rasoul Razavi Transferred to Central Prison of Tabriz

Posted on: January 5th, 2017

HRANA News Agency – Morteza Moradpour and Rasoul Razavi, political prisoners in central prison of Tabriz who had been deported to central prison of Karaj long ago, were transferred to Tabriz prison on December 7.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), the two exiled political prisoners in central prison of Karaj, were transferred to Tabriz prison on December 7. (more…)

8 Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike in 3 Different Prisons

Posted on: December 19th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Eight political prisoners in Evin prison of Tehran, Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj and central prison of Tabriz have gone on hunger strike. Their condition is reported critical. Vahid Sayadi Nasir, Arash Sadeghi, Ali Shariati and Amir (Ali) Amirgholi all in Evin Prison and Morteza Moradpour in Central Prison of Tabriz. And also Foad Rezazadeh has gone on hunger strike in Rajae Shahr prison in Karaj. On the other hand, Mohammad Ali Taheri’s wife, announced the hunger strike of her husband in interview with HRANA until his freedom. Mehdi Rajabian who was on hunger strike and was released on furlough, is suffering severely from the consequences of this strike. All this while Siamak Mirzaee announced his decision to go on hunger strike.

According to the report of Human Rights Activist News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Mohammad Ali Taheri, Vahid Sayadi, Arash Sadeghi, Hossein Rajbian, Amir (Ali) Amirgholi and Morteza Moradpour in Evin prison and central prison of Tabriz and Foad Rezazadeh in Rajae Shahr prison in Karaj have gone on hunger strike since 15 to 56 days ago. (more…)

Hussein Ali Mohammadi Ended His Hunger Strike in Tabriz Prison

Posted on: November 26th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – On November 10, Hussein Ali Mohammadi, political prisoner ended his hunger strike on the eighth day of the strike, in Tabriz prison by the realization of his appeal in the prison. On the other hand, Rasoul Razavi and Morteza Moradpour, two political prisoners who are on hunger strike and recently were exiled to a prison in Karaj, were deprived of visits and telephone contacts with their families.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), on November 10, Hussein Ali Mohammadi, political prisoner ended his hunger strike on the eighth day of the strike, in Tabriz prison by the realization of his appeal. (more…)

Rasoul Razavi Ended His Hunger Strike

Posted on: November 22nd, 2016

HRANA News Agency – While Rasoul Razavi has announced that he has ended his hunger strike, on the forty-fourth day by a short messages, in the central prison of Karaj, Vahid Sayadi Nassiri has been transferred to solitary confinement on the thirty first day of his hunger strike, the left kidney of Hossein Rajabian has been infected and Ali Shariati was taken to a hospital. A number of other political prisoners still continue on their hunger strike.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Rasoul Razavi, political prisoner who had been exiled to the central prison of Karaj, has written a letter, saying that he ended his hunger strike because of the promise of judicial authorities, on the 44th day of his strike, on November 15, 2016. (more…)

Rasoul Razavi Returned to Tabriz Prison / Morteza Moradpour Sent to Furlough

Posted on: July 29th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – On July 17, Rasoul Razavi returned to Tabriz Central Prison after a week of furlough. On the other hand, Morteza Moradpour, the other imprisoned activist was sent to the five-day furlough.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), on July 17, Rasoul Razavi returned to Tabriz Central Prison after a week of furlough. On the other hand, Morteza Moradpour, the other imprisoned activist was sent to the five-day furlough. (more…)

The List Of Political Prisoners In The Central Prison Of Tabriz

Posted on: February 19th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – The following report is a brief of the situation of Tabriz prison and including the list of sentences and charges of 8 political prisoners who are held in 5 different wards despite the principle of separation of inmates. This list contains a labor activist and seven Turkish (Azari) prisoners.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), in Tabriz prison with a capacity of 2500 prisoner, more than about 5000 prisoners are being held which involves most of the crimes and because of overcrowding a large number of them are deprived of having a bed and have to sleep on the floor. (more…)