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HRANA News Agency – The Department of Statistics and Publications of the Human Rights Activists Association of Iran has published the following monthly report on the human rights situation in Iran during the period of Jul-Aug, 2016 (Persian calendar month of Mordad, 1395). This report cannot perfectly and comprehensively reflect the details of human rights […]

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A ‘Totally Shocked’ Prisoner Transferred to Rajaei Shahr Prison

HRANA News Agency – A political prisoner with some special injuries on his neck and face was transferred to political prisoners ward in Rajaei Shahr prison in Karaj. He is in shock, and probably has experienced unbearable mental pressures. This prisoner doesn’t speak or move normally and avoids any Interaction with other prisoners. According to […]

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Hamid Babai’s Charges Changed and Retrial Rejected

HRANA News Agency – The charges against Hamid Babai, political prisoner in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj were changed in the case whose verdict had recently been issued and approved by the Court of Appeal and according to the new charges, the Supreme Court rejected his retrial request. Mr. Babai is suffering from eardrum, chronic […]

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A Report about the Latest Situation of Detained Modeling Activists in Mashhad

HRANA News Agency – In the city of Mashhad, security forces have arrested 6 people who are active in the field of modeling. Poria Afkhami, Mehdi Kafash Jodi and Romina Arbab are three of the detainees. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), the IRGC intelligence officers of Mashhad […]

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A Juvenile Offender at the Risk of Execution

HRANA News Agency – The danger of execution threatens Himan Ouraminejad, juvenile offender in Sanandaj prison. After the Supreme Court upheld his death sentence, the verdict has been sent to the executive branch in the prison. His death sentence has been confirmed in the Supreme Court and is waiting for the permission of head of judiciary […]


2 Prisoners Executed in Khoram Abad

HRANA News Agency – Two drug offenders were hanged in Parsilon prison of Khoram Abad. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), the two prisoners were executed on Tuesday 4th of October. HRANA has identified one of them as “Shiroudeh Tahmasebi” with the charge of keeping 5 kg crack.


19 Arab Civilians Sentenced to Imprisonment and Fine

HRANA News Agency – 19 Arab civilians with ages of 15 to 30 were sentenced to imprisonment and fine in branch number 101 of the revolutionary court of this city in Khouzestan province. Their relatives called the trial unfair due to unavailability of the lawyer and the short time of the court. According to the […]

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Manouchehr Kholousi Arrested to Serve in Vakil Abad Prison of Mashhad

HRANA News Agency – Manouchehr Kholousi, Bahai citizen was arrested one month prior to the determined date by security forces in order to serve his one year. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), security forces raided into Manouchehr Kholousi’s house on Thursday, October 6, and after arresting him, transferred him […]


Authorities Prevent Shahrokh Zamani’s Relatives from Holding His First Anniversary

HRANA News Agency – Relatives and friends of Shahrokh Zamani, a labor activist who died last September in Rajai Shahr prison in Karaj, wanted to hold the first anniversary of his death in Tehran, but the event was canceled by Ministry of Intelligence’s threats. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in […]

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The Verdict of Appeal Court of 4 Civil Rights Activists

HRANA News Agency – According to the issued verdict in branch number 36 of the appeal court of Tehran province, by judge Ghomizadeh for 4 civil rights activist, Atena (Fatimah) Daemi, Omid Alishenas, Aso Rostami and Ali Noori, their sentences have been reduced from respectively 14, 10, 7, and 7 to 7, 7, 2 and […]


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HRAI Repudiated the Kind of Human Rights Reporting of “the Human of Our Own Kind.”

September 19, 2016

Peace Line Monthly / Shahed Alavi - The story of violations of human rights in Kurdistan is full of sorrows. This sorrowful story, this open wound was denied for a very long time, either because it was labeled as a lie and victimization, or because sometimes it was narrated in a way that was too heroic […]



Journalists’ and Media Activists’ Opinion about HRANA

Peace Line Monthly – “Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA)” which serves as the first professional human rights news agency in Iran, has announced its purpose: informing and educating the public in a way that benefits the victims of human rights violations. How has this news agency which is a compilation of journalism principles with […]



Numerous Executions of Sunni Prisoners in Iran, Continuation of the Ideology of Creators of Summer 1988

August 18, 2016

HRANA News Agency – Human Rights Activists in Iran (HRAI) condemns the mass execution of at least 20 Sunni prisoners in Rajai Shahr Prison. HRAI issued a statement in which it states that the victims were deprived of a fair trial and it also states that the consequences of executions of these prisoners will be […]

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