lundi 7 juillet 2014

Week 09 - 2013

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Soran Daneshvar transferred to Marivan prison.
  • Political prisoner Abolfazl Ghadyani  admitted to CCU section of Pars hospital with heart problem.
  • Davoud Ghasemi transferred to Marivan prison.
  • Samkoo Khalghati, Kurdish political prisoner, was transferred from Rejaei Shahr prison to an unknown location.
  • Mohammad Kohnehpoushi transferred to Marivan prison.
  • Saman Mahmoudi transferred to Marivan prison.
  • Political prisoner Asghar Mahmoudian (60 years old) was exiled to Semnan Prison from Ward 350 of Evin.

B- Arrests/Incarcerations
  • Hanif Atarzadeh arrested together with his mother Dina Karimi Rahjevardi and sent to Evin.
  • Labor activist Mohammad Jarahi returned to prison after being discharged from hospital.
  • Dina Karimi Rahjevardi arrested with her son Hanif Atarzadeh and sent to Evin.
  • Student Asif Rezaeian, 17, arrested/taken to Evin.
  • Akram Alsadat Sanjari, mother of Milad YazdanNejad, arrested and taken to Evin.
  • Milad YazdanNejad, student arrested and taken to Evin.

C-Liberations
  • Journalist Pouria Alemi arrested last month released from prison.
  • Journalist Emily Amraee released on bail.
  • Ebrahim Babaei released on furlough from Evin.
  • Journalist Milad Fadaei-Asl arrested last month released from prison.
  • Journalist Narges Jodeki released on bail.
  • Gholamreza Khanian released on furlough from Evin.
  • Journalist Keyvan Mehregan arrested last month released from prison.
  • Mohsen Mirdamadi released on furlough from Evin.
  • Journalist Akbar Montajebi released on bail.
  • Green Movement activist Farshid Shojaei released on 500 Million Tomans bail.
  • Journalist Reyhaneh Tabatabaei released on bail.

D-Other News
  • Amir Taleb Mehram, Kurdish political prisoner in exile in Zahedan begins a hunger strike to protest lack of furlough.

News of injustice in Iran
  • Mir Taher Mousavi sentenced to 5 years in prison in Baluchistan + 10 years exile in Baluchistan.
  • 3 hangings in Ghazvine prison on Sunday.
  • One man hanged in Behbahan prison on Monday.
  • One man hanged in Senan prison on Thursday.
  • 4 men hanged in Gachsaran on Thursay.

University – Culture
  • Farideh Lashai, Iranian painter, passed away.
  • Ehsan Shariati, son of famous Iranian theologian/sociologist Ali Shariati, barred from teaching at the University.

Protests
  • Esfahan farmers protest water being diverted to Yazd, torch 3 buses, clash with security forces.

Politics in Iran
  • Hamid Sadr Qobadi, one of the Evin prison officers, arrested.
  • Security forces arrest dozens of Afghani refugees in Salmas last week.
  • Former Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki announced his candidacy for the upcoming presidential election slated for next June.
  • Qods Force commander confirmed that IRGC commander Ahmad Motevaselian was killed.

Iran abroad
  • UN team arrives in Yemen to investigate alleged Iranian arms shipment.

Iran economics
  • Petrochemical market tycoon – close to IRGC – arrested for corruption.
  • Iran proposes to purchase ships from Turkey in exchange for gas to bypass gold sanctions.

Miscellaneous
  • Sassanid palace ruins found In Western Iran.