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…)

5 Political Prisoners Transferred To Solitary Confinements

Posted on: September 6th, 2015

HRANA News Agency – Five prisoners were transferred from ward 7 to solitary confinements in Evin prison.

According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Rasool Heidarzadeh, Esmail Barzegari, Hossein Darvishi, Davood Asadi and Sina Azimi were transferred to solitary confinement in ward 240 of Evin prison on charges of controversy and disturbing the prison order. (more…)

Attorney general banned education for political prisoners in Ward 350

Posted on: December 23rd, 2013

HRANA News Agency – Nine political prisoners in ward 350 of Evin prison were banned from participating in the exam of PNU (payam e noor university) by the prosecutor.
According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Mohammad Sadiq Kabudvand, Omid Kokabi, Farshid Yadollahi, Hameed Islami, Amir Behrouzi, Afshin Karampour, Mehdi Dolati, Mehdi Fazelifar and Sina Azimi are the prisoners who were excluded from the exam. (more…)

The latest list of the political prisoners in the Evin prison

Posted on: April 11th, 2013

HRANA News Agency – There are more than 206 political prisoners in the 350 and women’s sections of the Evin prison. This includes both who have definite sentences and those who are under temporary arrest.

Although the section 350 is one of the public sections of the Evin prison, the prisoners there are prevented from their basic rights like telephone contact or meeting their families.

Here is the list of these 206 prisoners prepared by the Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA): (more…)