lundi 7 juillet 2014

Week 10 - 2013

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Saleh Moradi on day 49 of Hunger Strike was moved to the infirmary because of physical weakness.
  • Zia Nabavi, student activist, transferred to an unknown location.
  • Sirvan and Shirzad Hossein Panahi transferred to Ghorveh prison.
  • Death row political prisoner Houshang Rezaei moved from the Rejaei Shahr prison to an unknown location.

B- Arrests/Incarcerations
  • Alireza Aghaee Rad, political editor of Maghreb newspaper arrested and released the day after.
  • Ghasem Ahmadi,editor of a quarterly magazine arrested in Mahabad.
  • Kurdish civil and cultural activist Keyhan Azizi arrested after summoned by Intel office in Paveh.
  • Mohammad Emami Naseri, Managing director of Maghreb newspaper arrested and released the day after.
  • Behzad Farajollahi, Workers’ Rights Activist, arrested for planning a meeting on International Women’s Day.
  • Vafa Ghaderi, Workers’ Rights Activist, arrested for planning a meeting on International Women’s Day.
  • Kurdish civil and cultural activist Davoud Ghafari arrested after summoned by Intel office in Paveh.
  • Khaled Hosseini, Workers’ Rights Activist, arrested for planning a meeting on International Women’s Day.
  • Mohammad Javad Rouh, journalist at monthly Mehrnameh, arrested.
  • Journalist and Kurdish activist Khosrow Kordpour, director of Mokrian News Agency, arrested in Mahabad.
  • Secretary General of the Participation Front, Mohsen Mirdamadi is back in prison after medical furlough extension was denied.

C-Liberations
  • Journalist Sasan Aghaei freed on bail.
  • Journalist Saba Azarpeik freed on bail.
  • Mohsen Mohagheghi member of Iran Freedom Movement released on furlough.
  • Journalist Soleiman Mohammadi was released.
  • Journalist Pezhman Mousavi was released.
  • Journalist Nasrin Takhayori, freed on bail

D-Other News
  • Jaber and Mokhtar Albooshookeh, Ahvazi prisoners in death row, launched a hunger strike to protest conditions in Karoun prison,
  • Mohammad-Ali Amoorinezhad, Ahvazi prisoner in death row, launched a hunger strike to protest conditions in Karoun prison.
  • Rahman Asakereh, Ahvazi prisoner, launched a hunger strike to protest conditions in Karoun prison.
  • Mohammad Banazadeh Amirkhizi denied family visits for refusing to wear prison uniform.
  • Fouad Khanjani denied family visits for refusing to wear prison uniform.
  • Masoud Lavasani, persecuted journalist, is out of Iran.
  • Kamran Rahimian denied family visits for refusing to wear prison uniform.
  • Hadi Rashedi, Ahvazi prisoner in death row, launched a hunger strike to protest conditions in Karoun prison,
  • Hashem Shabaninezhad, Ahvazi prisoner in death row, launched a hunger strike to protest conditions in Karoun prison.

News of injustice in Iran
  • 1 execution in Sari prison last Friday.
  • 2 executions in Turkmanchai on Sunday.

University – Culture
  • Aseman, Tajrobeh and Mehrnameh closed in Iran.

Protests
  • Vahed bus company workers meet on Azadi Avenue.
  • Workers in the Iranian metal industry went on strike and demonstrated against the non-payment of their wages in Tehran.

Politics in Iran
  • Two members of the City Council of Rasht were arrested.
  • Assembly of Experts re-elects Mahdavi-Kani as chairman.

Iran economics
  • Trade between Iran and China dives 18% after sanctions.

Miscellaneous
  • 8 people died in Sanandaj -Kurdistan province- as a result of drinking wood alcohol.