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 April-May, 2016 (Persian calendar month of Ordibehesht, 1395). This report cannot perfectly and comprehensively reflect the details of human rights […]


Iraj Mohammadi’s Father Beaten by Judicial Authorities and Transferred to Hospital

HRANA News Agency – Iraj Mohammadi’s father was insulted harassed and severely beaten by deputy of prosecutor of East Azerbaijan province, Seyed Mohsen Ghoraishi and transferred to a hospital when he was trying to get some information about the fate of his son 10 days after his arrest. According to the report of Human Rights […]

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Mahmoud Masumi Transferred to Great Prison of Tehran

HRANA News Agency – On June 6, Mahmoud Masumi, student who had been arrested in front of Dena Tire building, was transferred to Great Prison of Tehran (Fashafoyeh), once again. The reason for his transfer to the prison is still unknown. According to the report of Human Rights Activist News Agency in Iran (HRANA), Mahmoud Masumi, student who […]


A Young Woman Committed Suicide and Died in Kalaleh

HRANA News Agency – A 22-year-old woman attempted suicide and died in Kalaleh from Golestan province. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), a 22-year-old woman died after committing self-immolation in “Pole Cheshmeh” village of Kalaleh from Golestan province. A close source to her family said that the reason of the […]


Rahai Group Published the Persian Translation of Menstrupedia

HRANA News Agency – Rahai Group has translated and published a book entitled “Menstrupedia” under the slogan of “Towards a liberating education” as an active group in protecting children’s rights in Iran. This is the second step of the group in the project of “Menstrual Encyclopedia”. You can download this book for free. According to […]


A Prisoner Executed in Salmas

HRANA News Agency – A drug offender was executed in Salmas prison. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), a prisoner with the drug related charges was hanged in Salmas prison on Thursday August 18. HRANA has identified him as “Aydin Teymoorpoor” from Asbi Dareh village and resident of Balo, Urmia.


At Least 16 Arab Civilians Arrested in Dezful

HRANA News Agency – At least 16 Arab civilians were arrested by the intelligence service forces in their houses, and transferred to an unknown location. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), at least 16 Arab civilians in Shahrak-e-Hamzeh in Dezfool city of Khuzestan province were arrested by the intelligence service, […]


A Report about Sunni Prisoners in West Azerbaijan Province

HRANA News Agency – At least eleven Sunni civilians were arrested by the Intelligence Ministry about three months ago in Bokan and Mahabad. A number of them were recently released from prison. Some of them are still held in detention of Orumiyeh Intelligence Office and some of them have been transferred to Orumiyeh Central Prison. According to the report of the Human […]

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A Woman Killed by the Police in Sardasht

HRANA News Agency – On Thursday, August 11, a 36-year-old woman was killed following the shooting by the police forces under the supervision of Torjan Base to a Toyota car suspected of carrying Koolbars. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), on Thursday, August 11, following the shooting by the police forces under the […]

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Amir Tataloo Arrested by Police Forces

HRANA News Agency – Many social media profiles which belong to Amir Maghsoodloo (Tataloo), reported the arrest of this underground singer. Mr. Maghsoodloo had recently stated that he was accused of promoting indecency in a case that was opened against him in culture and guidance court. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News […]


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The Human Right Activists in Iran and 10 Years of Experience and Team Work

June 3, 2016

Peace Line Monthly / Ali Kalaei – Out of the ashes of a great incident something new will always be born; something that perhaps is part of the evolution of that incident itself. A phoenix is born from its own ashes; although the new phoenix might be reborn with a different form each time, yet […]


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Elahe Sharifpour – Hicks: Working for HRAI is a Unique Around a Clock Work

August 15, 2016

Peace Line monthly – Elahe Sharifpour-Hicks has been defending human rights for more than two decades. She was the Iran researcher for the Human Rights Watch from 1994 to 2001, and is currently the manager of Human Rights and Planning at New York. On the tenth anniversary of the Human Rights Activists in Iran (HRAI), […]



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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