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HRANA News Agency – Yashar Darolshafa and Davar Hosseini Vejdan who were transferred from ward 240 to ward 350 of Evin Prison on April 22nd joined the hunger strike of other 32 political prisoners at this ward. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), these 2 political prisoners had been on […]





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Mohammad Sadigh Kaboudvand transferred to clinic

HRANA News Agency – Mohammad Sadigh Kaboudvand has been transferred to the clinic of Evin prison. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Mohammad Sadigh Kaboudvand, the political prisoner who was transferred to the solitary confinements of ward 240 after the raiding of prison guards in ward 350 has been taken […]

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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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8 executions in Karaj and Mashhad in 2 days

HRANA News Agency – 8 prisoners have been executed in Mashhad and Karaj in 2 days. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), 5 prisoners were hanged on charge of murder in Rajai Shahr Prison in Karaj on April 22nd. Seyed Farhad Molla Hassani and Akbar Nobakht Saran from hall 11 […]

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5 Arab citizens sentenced to imprisonment

HRANA News Agency – Each of 5 Arab citizens of Ahwaz have been sentenced to 6 months in prison. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), the revolutionary court of Ahwaz has sentenced each of Habib Silahou, Habib Chayan, Hossein Chabishat, Karim Chayan and Salaheddin Chabishat to 6 months in prison. […]

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11 Sunni activists arrested in Ahwaz

HRANA News Agency – 11 Arab Sunni activists have been arrested during last week in Ahwaz. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Ayyub Ahmadi, Said Khezri Hamadi, Ali Ravanbakhsh, Khalaf Zobeydi, Abdolreza Jalai and Naser Jalai were all arrested during last week. Seyed Jafar Musavi, Ghazi Hendali, Seyed Ahmad Nazari […]

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A jailed trade unionist in critical health condition

HRANA News Agency – Shahrokh Zamani has been transferred to the clinic of Rajai Shahr Prison on April 19th and 20th. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Shahrokh Zamani had ended his hunger strike after 39 days after being transferred to the political prisoners’ ward, however the authorities transferred him […]

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3 persons arrested during the gathering in Pastor street

HRANA News Agency – 3 persons have been arrested during the demonstration in front of the presidential office. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Nada Saburi, Milad Pour Isa and Sohrab Salehin have been arrested during the demonstration in front of the presidential office on April 22nd. Some political activists […]


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