dimanche 20 juillet 2014

Week 07 - 2014

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Arjang Davoudi transferred to hospital.
  • Ali Salanpour transferred to hospital.

  • Naim Abbasi, brother of executed prisoner Ghazi Abbasi, arrested.
  • Baha’i prisoner Amanollah Mostaghim is back to Rejaei Shahr.
  • Political prisoner Hasan Tafah, 86, returned to prison despite blood cancer.
  • 12 people arrested during demonstrations on February 11th; they are released the same day.
  • 5 fishermen arrested in Ahvaz.

  • Pezhman Abdolhosseinzadeh freed 3 months before the end of his sentence.
  • Mohammad Heidari freed 2 months before the end of his sentence.
  • Saeed Jalalifar freed 2 months before the end of his sentence.
  • Pan-Iranist member Mehdi Maleki released on 100 million toman bail.
  • Ali-Akbar Mohammadzadeh freed.
  • Shahabeddin Mortazavi freed 5 days before the end of his sentence.
  • Fatemeh Mosanna was released on bail from Evin.
  • Mohammad Sa'emi freed 2 months before the end of his sentence.
  • Hasan Sadeghi-Khorramdashti was released on bail from Evin 350.
  • Fereydoun Seidi-Rad freed 1 month before the end of his sentence.
  • Alireza Seyedian released on 5 days furlough.
  • Hani Yazerloo freed from Vakil Abad prison at the end of his sentence.
  • Detained workers of Isfahan Polyacryl workers released.

News of injustice in Iran
  • Abol-Ghasem (Javad) Fouladvand sentenced to 18 years in prison + 24 lashes.
  • Reza Akbari-Monfared sentenced to 5.5 years in prison.
  • 2 public hangings in Shiraz.
  • 2 hangings in Vakil Abad prison.

University – Culture
  • “One Hundred Years of Solitude” translator Bahman Farzaneh, passes away.
  • Faezeh Hashemi becomes head of press freedom group.
  • Banned under Ahmadinejad, Cheshmeh Publications can resume activities after serving 24-month suspension.
  • Ayatollah Sanei's site has been filtered.

  • More than 100 mechanical engineers involved in agriculture held a protest action in front of Iran's parliament.

Iran abroad
  • South Korea pays its 2nd and 3rd installment of blocked assets.

Iran Economics
  • France eliminates sanctions on Iran’s gas.

Iran Politics
  • Jaish al-Adl abducts 5 Iranian border soldiers.
  • Supreme guide defends Rohani’s policies.
  • Tehran councillor slams ex-military hired as city managers.

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