7 prisoners hanged in Rajai Shahr prison

HRANA News Agency – There have been 7 prisoners executed on charges like murder, stick-up and drug trafficking in Rajai Shahr prison, Yesterday morning.

 

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), 9 prisoners had been transferred from Ghezel Hesar and Rajai Shahr prisons to solitary confinements of Rajai Shahr prison on December 10 and 7 of them have been hanged yesterday morning in Rajai Shahr prison. Continue reading “7 prisoners hanged in Rajai Shahr prison”

Five men and a woman were hanged in Rajai Shahr prison

HRANA News Agency – Five men and a woman has been executed in Rajaei Shahr prison on Wednesday morning.

 

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), five men and a woman has been executed in Rajaei Shahr prison on Wednesday September 25. Continue reading “Five men and a woman were hanged in Rajai Shahr prison”

Four prisoners were hanged in Rajai Shahr prison

HRANA News Agency – At least four prisoners have been executed in Rajei-Shahr prison on Wednesday.

 

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), on Wednesday September 18, 2013, at least four prisoners, from wards 3, 4, 6 and 7, of Rajaei-Shahr prison have been executed. Continue reading “Four prisoners were hanged in Rajai Shahr prison”

Sunni prisoners on one day hunger strike

HRANA New Agency – 130 Sunni prisoners of  Rajai Shahr prison went on one-day hunger strike,  in protesting of the offence against the Sistan’s (territory) women, made by a Mullah.

 

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency HRANA, following a preach that have been made by Ayatollah Ghazvini, the head of Velayat-TV, and broadcasted by national television, 130 Sunni prisoner went to hunger strike,  in protesting of the offence against the Sistan territory’s women. Continue reading “Sunni prisoners on one day hunger strike”

Suspicious death and shortage of bread in Rajai-Shahr Prison

HRANA News Agency – A 25-year-old prisoner, Payam Islami, was found dead while locked up in solitary confinement equipped with closed-circuit cameras.  He was beaten and transferred to solitary confinement after brawling with another prisoner over a piece of bread.  There has been a severe shortage of bread in Rajai-Shar Prison in recent months.
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Corrections – The case of the eight-year-old juvenile offender

HRANA News Agency – On July 4, 2013, Shargh Newspaper published a short news story inviting its readers to attend the debut of a play to save the life of an innocent child who was to be executed the following week.  The story appeared on page 16 of the issue numbered 1773 and identified the name of the play, the Blue Sensation of Death, as well as the location and time of the debut.  The news story indicated that the proceeds from the play was to be used towards the retribution demanded by the family of a victim who was killed by the child.

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25 prisoners have been hanged in 2 days

HRANA News Agency – 21 prisoners have been hanged in Ghezel Hesar prison of Karaj on Tuesday, also 4 prisoners have been hanged in Rajai Shahr prison on Wednesday.

 

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), the family of Mohsen Jahanbakhsh, the prisoner who had disappeared since last Monday, went to Rajai Shahr prison of Karaj to follow his situation yesterday morning. Continue reading “25 prisoners have been hanged in 2 days”

Political prisoner Afshin Osanlou died in hospital

HRANA News Agency – Political prisoner and labor activist Afshin Osanlou was transferred to a hospital outside Rajai-Shahr Prison and died on Thursday, June 20, 2013.
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Namegh Mahmoudi was beaten on the way to hospital

HRANA News Agency – One of the prison guards beat Namegh Mahmoudi, a Kurdish political prisoner, as he was being transferred to the hospital.
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3 prisoners are hanged in Rajai Shahr prison

HRANA News Agency – Yesterday morning, 3 prisoners were hanged in the Rajai Shahr prison of Karaj charged with murder.

 

According to a report by Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Hamid Shahriari from section 1, Majid Shirkhanlu from section 2 and Nasiri from section 6 of Rajai Shahr prison have been hanged on charge of murder. Continue reading “3 prisoners are hanged in Rajai Shahr prison”