Two Sunni ex-convicts are arrested again

HRANA News Agency – Foad Rezazadeh and Hossein Javadi were imprisoned in Rajaie Shahr prison but these two Sunni citizens have been arrested right after they got released.


According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Foad Rezazadeh who had spent 18 months imprisonment in Rajaie Shahr prison of Karaj, has been arrested while he was going to travel abroad by the security forces in Poldasht. Afterwards he was in solitary confinement of Urmia Intelligence for forty days and been transferred to Rajaie Shahr prison again. 


One of prisoners in Rajaie Shahr told HRANA reporter “Foad Rezazadeh was summoned and threatened many times by Intelligence ministry, then he reached to the point to leave the country. Foad sold his house and had the money with him when the plainclothes arrested him, then his money has been confiscated by the agents and not mentioned in the dossier.”


“Hossein Javadi is the other Sunni citizen who was exonerated by supreme court after spending three years imprisonment and was released. Hossein was arrested once more by Bookan Intelligence office on August 27, 2013 on charge of the same accusations that he was been exonerated of. Currently he is in Rajaie Shahr prison because Intelligence office say he has to spend all of his imprisonment verdict which was 5 years.”


Hossein Javadi is one of the Sunni religious activists and was arrested on August 16, 2009 by Intelligence agents in Bookan and was under interrogation and torture for 16 months in solitary confinements of Urmia and Tehran Intelligence.


After the 16 months of being in solitary confinement he was transferred to Rajaie Shahr prison of Karaj and sentenced to 5 years imprisonment on charge of acting against national security by revolutionary court.

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