The List Of Over 70 Political Prisoners In Evin Prison

Posted on: February 3rd, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Below is a list of over 70 political prisoners of Evin prison who have been arrested or convicted of charges such as “Collaboration with Enemy States” and “Espionage”.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), prisoners of conscious and security prisoners are classified based on nature of the charges against them, most of the security prisoners in Iran are tried based on article 501 (Espionage) and article 508 (Collaboration with Enemy States) of Islamic Penal Code Of Iran, due to the lack of transparency of the judicial system in such cases, and considering that in the past the judicial system has used the security charges as a way to confront and deal with its political opposition, and the lack of certainty and trust in a fair trial, the preparation and construction of this list is only based on the accusations and charges made by the official judiciary bodies against the imprisoned citizens, however the Human Right Activist Association of Iran cannot verify these accusations and charges considering the lack of transparency of judicial cases. (more…)

Omid Zarei Nejad On Hunger Strike In Evin Prison

Posted on: November 2nd, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Omid Zarei Nejad, prisoner of ward number 7 of Evin prison, started a hunger strike in protest to his case’s procession condition and continuation of his detention.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), this prisoner who should have been released one year ago, because of having another open case in branch number 26 of the revolutionary court, and inability to pay his fine is still kept in the prison. (more…)

5 Political Prisoners Returned to Public Ward in Evin Prison

Posted on: March 19th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – 5 political prisoners in ward 7, Quarantine, in Evin prison, who were taken to solitary confinements last week, because of complaining, regarding the prison hygiene situation and other problems, were returned to their previous ward.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), last week, Amir Dorbin Ghaziani, Samko Khelghati, Salar Sotodeh, Omid Zarei Nejad and Mohammad Shojaei were taken to solitary confinements following their protest to the hygiene condition and other problems in Quarantine ward 7. (more…)

A political prisoner transferred to solitary confinement

Posted on: April 26th, 2014

HRANA News Agency – Omid Zarei Nejad, the prisoners of ward number 350 of Evin prison has been transferred to the solitary confinement of ward 240.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), this political prisoner who is in hunger strike, was  transferred to ward 240 seven days ago. (more…)

Collective testimony of political prisoners about Ahmad Daneshpour

Posted on: January 18th, 2014

HRANA News Agency – In a letter, a group of political prisoners in the ward 350 of Evin prison expressed their concerns around the health situation of Ahmad Daneshpour-Moghadam in this prison.

 

According to HRANA reporters, the news organization of human rights activists in Iran, the political prison, Ahmad Daneshpour, fell unconscious following the deterioration of his health and seriously injured his chin.

 

The following is the full text letter that has been submitted to HRANA: (more…)