A Political Prisoner Of Uremia Prison Transferred To Solitary Confinement

Posted on: January 30th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Rahman Rashidzadeh, political prisoner of Uremia prison who has started hunger strike in protest to being kept along with non-political prisoners was transferred to solitary confinement.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Rahman Rashidzadeh announced his hunger strike on Thursday January 14th and in the afternoon of the same day he was transferred to solitary confinement. (more…)

The List Of 27 Political Prisoners Being Kept With Ordinary Prisoners In Urmia Prison

Posted on: January 11th, 2016

HRANA News Agency – A List of 27 political prisoners of Urmia Prison who are held in ordinary wards, on contrary of principal of separation of prisoners according to the (alleged) crimes, is released.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), a number of political prisoners who are serving imprisonment along with those convicted of drug and violent crimes have repeatedly been beaten by them in addition to the overcrowding hygienic condition. Their frequent protests for being transferred to the political ward have not been successful so far. (more…)