The Families of Sunni Prisoners Prohibited from Burring Them

Posted on: March 12th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – After the execution of six Sunni prisoners, their bodies were not given to their families some of whom had traveled from far distances to Rajai Shahr, in Karaj, even after hours of waiting and confusion, and, despite their legitimate requests, just one representative of each family was allowed to see their loved ones’ bodies to identify them and the other members of families and relatives were prevented from attending Bibi Sakineh Cemetery for their children’s funeral ceremony.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), after the execution of Hamed Ahmadi, Kamal Molaei, Jamshid Dehghani, Jahangir Dehghani, Sadiq Mohammadi and Seyed Hadi Hosseini, Sunni prisoners in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj, their families who had gathered in front of the prison the night before, demanded their loved ones’ bodies who had been executed, to take their bodies to their home city for interment, however, they were confounded from 4am to 4pm as the authorities did not give a clear respond, and  eventually, authorities told them that they could not take their bodies to their cities and they would be buried in cemetery of Bibi Sakineh, due to the security system’s decision. (more…)

6 Sunni Prisoners Executed in Rajai Shahr Prison

Posted on: March 4th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Hamed Ahmadi, Kamal Molai, Jamshid Dehghani, Jahangir Dehghani, Sedigh Mohammadi and Seyed Hadi Hosseini were executed this morning in Rajai Shahr Prison in Karaj.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), the 6 prisoners were taken to solitary confinements at yesterday at 8:30 am and have been executed today at 4 am. (more…)

Last Efforts to Stop 6 Sunni Prisoners’ Execution

Posted on: March 4th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Although the authorities transferred 6 Sunni prisoners to solitary confinements spontaneously, human rights activists are doing their best to convince the authorities to halt their execution.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Molana Mohammad Hossein Gorgij, a well-known Sunni Imam in Iran has urged the Iranian authorities to halt the execution of these 6 prisoners. (more…)

Families of Sunni Prisoners Gather in front of Rajai Shahr Prison

Posted on: March 4th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – The families of 6 death row Sunni prisoners have gathered in front of Rajai Shahr Prison. At the same time the doors of all halls are locked and special forces are placed in the main corridor of prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), the authorities of Rajai Shahr Prison in Karaj have locked the doors of all halls and placed special forces in the main corridor of prison after transferring Hamed Ahmadi, Kamal Molai, Jamshid Dehghani, Jahangir Dehghani, Sedigh Mohammadi and Seyed Hadi Hosseini to solitary confinements. (more…)

21 Prisoners to Be Executed in Alborz Province by Tomorrow Morning

Posted on: March 3rd, 2015

HRANA News Agency – 15 death row prisoners of Ghezel Hesar Prison in Karaj have been taken to solitary confinements. Considering 6 Sunni prisoners who are scheduled to be executed tomorrow, 21 prisoners are going to be executed in Alborz Province by the next dawn.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), 15 prisoners of Ghezel Hesar prison in Karaj who have been sentenced to death on charges of drug dealing have been transferred to solitary confinements to be executed by tomorrow morning. (more…)

6 Sunni Prisoners Scheduled to Be Executed by Tomorrow Morning

Posted on: March 3rd, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Hamed Ahmadi, Kamal Molai, Jamshid Dehghani, Jahangir Dehghani, Sedigh Mohammadi and Seyed Hadi Hosseini has been taken to solitary confinements to be executed. At least 77 Sunni prisoners have gone on hunger strike in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj in protest at this decision.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), today at 8:30 am, Hamed Ahmadi, Kamal Molai, Jamshid Dehghani, Jahangir Dehghani, Sedigh Mohammadi and Seyed Hadi Hosseini were taken out of section 10 of Rajai Shahr Prison in order to be executed by tomorrow morning. (more…)

A judicial authority visited the Sunni hunger strikers

Posted on: January 1st, 2014

HRANA News Agency – “Toorag” the political deputy prosecutor of Tehran and Evin prison’s chairperson has visited the prisoners who are on hunger strike.

 

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), the political deputy prosecutor of Tehran and Evin prison’s court chairperson, with the name of Toorag, visited the Sunni prisoners for the first time during last 57 days and practically negotiated with them. (more…)

Sunni hunger strikers are in critical condition

Posted on: December 31st, 2013

HRANA News Agency – The six Sunni prisoners of Ghezelhesar prison, who were sentenced to death, are suffering from disturbed vision and kidney bleeding, on their 55th days of hunger strike.

 

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Hamed Ahmadi, one of these Sunni prisoners, has kidney bleeding and can not urinate. He is in a dangerous condition. (more…)

6 Sunni prisoners on day 46th of hunger strike

Posted on: December 21st, 2013

HRANA News Agency – The six Sunni prisoners of Ghezelhesar prison are on their 46th day of hunger strike however there is no sign of any consideration from authorities.

 

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), these six Sunni prisoners of conscientious, who are being kept in Ghezelhesar prison, are on their 46th day of hunger strike and have serious health issues nonetheless of sign of any consideration from authorities, during past 12 days. (more…)

Hunger strikers is critical condition in Ghezel Hesar prison

Posted on: December 12th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – The resident physicians of Ghezelhesar prison announced to judiciary authorities that kidneys and intestines of hunger striker prisoners are likely to be infected.

 

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Hamed Ahmadi, Kamal Moulayi, Jamshid Dehghani, Jahangir Dehghani, Seddigh Mohammadi and Seyed Hadi Hosseini are in hunger strike since Monday, November 4, in response to their death sentences and some corporate demands. (more…)