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HRANA News Agency – 31 political prisoners were transferred to solitary confinement and their belongings were destroyed, some of them are in critical condition in solitary confinements.   “Ismael Barzegari’s ribs were broken, Soheil Babadi’s arm and neck were bruised, Soroush Sabet’s head was bleeding, Samko Khelghatis clothes were torn, Gholamreza Khosravi and Reza Akbari […]





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2 political prisoners are on hunger strike in Tabriz Prison

HRANA News Agency – Arash Mohammadi and Ayat Mehrali Baigloo, the political prisoners of central prison of Tabriz, have started their hunger strike since April 15th, in protest at the pressure of the intelligence and security forces to political prisoners’ families According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), these political prisoners […]

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A jailed student activist on hunger strike

HRANA News Agency – Arash Mohammadi, the imprisoned leftist student activist, has begun hunger strike announcing his support to Shahrokh Zamani’s demand of being returned to Rajai Shahr Prison in Karaj.   According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Arash Mohammadi has begun a 5 days long hunger strike to support […]

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A women rights activist was summoned to the court

HRANA News Agency – Mahdiyeh Farahani, the women rights activist was summoned to Evin’s Moghadasi court.   According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Mahdiyeh Farahani, the women rights activist has been summoned to branch 2 of Shahid Moghadas (Evin).   She had been summoned and tried twice so far on […]

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6 prisoners including a woman were hanged during passed 3 days

HRANA News Agency – There have been 6 prisoners hanged in 3 different prisons during 2nd, 3rdand 4th of March.   According to a report by Iran Newspaper, 4 prisoners were hanged in Bandar Abbas prison on March 2nd.   This prisoners were charged with drug trafficking.   The other execution was in the city […]

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An Afghani prisoner has been executed in Rajai Shahr Prison

HRANA News Agency – An Afghani prisoner has been executed in Rajai Shahr Prison in Karaj on the unannounced charges on Tuesday March 11th.   According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), 3 prisoners of Rajai Shahr Prison in Karaj were taken to the solitaries last Monday in order to be […]

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A Kurdish political prisoner is still facing death sentence

HRANA News Agency – Habibollah Latifi, the Kurdish political prisoner of central prison of Sanandaj, is still at the risk of execution.   According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Habibollah Latifi, the student of industrial engineering of Ilam University, was arrested on October 23, 2007, and after three months in […]

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Sonya Ahmadi returns to prison in Mashhad

HRANA News Agency – Sonya Ahmadi, returned to Vakil Abad prison in Mashhad on April 17, after three months’ furlough.   According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), she began serving her 5-year sentence, on charges of teaching the Bahai Faith and membership of the Bahai community, on September 2, 2012, […]

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Shahrokh Zamani is still on hunger strike

HRANA News Agency – Shahrokh Zamani has begun hunger strike after being transferred to the dangerous prisoners’ ward once again.   According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Shahrokh Zamani had started his hunger strike on March 8th in solidarity with Gonabadi Dervishes. After being exiled to Ghezel Hesar Prison he […]

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Mohsen Rahmani arrested for raising a poster sentenced to 7 years

HRANA News Agency – Activist Mohsen Rahmani who was arrested by security forces for raising a Mir Hossein Mousavi poster at a Hassan Rouhani presidential campaign rally on June 1, 2013, has been sentenced to 7 years imprisonment. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), during imprisonment at Ward 209, Rahmani […]


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Letter of 46 Baha’i citizens of Iran to the Judicial Authorities

April 19, 2014

HRANA News Agency – 46 Baha’i citizens of Eyval, a small town in the province of Mazandran, Iran, who have been facing continuous torture and harassment, issued a letter to the head of judicial system in Mazandaran asking him to put an end to these harassments. They wrote: “the government of Iran claims to be […]

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Samira, an Iranian lesbian

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March 7, 2014

As a part of women’s community, the Iranian lesbian community faces problems twice more than other women in Iran. For 8 March, International Women’s Day, we have prepared an interview with an Iranian lesbian who is also active in LGBT rights.   *Please introduce yourself and give us a summary of your activities. My name […]

LATEST STATEMENTS

Statement of Iranian human rights organizations on the fourth anniversary of 2 March 2010

Statement of Iranian HR Organizations on the 4th Anniversary of 2 March 2010

March 2, 2014

The increasing oppression of human rights defenders which started in 2009 after post-election protests in Iran reached a peak in the early months of 2010. March 2nd is the fourth anniversary of the biggest systematic and wide oppression of human rights defenders by Iranian Security-Intelligence Organizations. On this date, at least 30 human rights activists […]



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