dimanche 20 juillet 2014

Week 12 - 2014

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Shahram Ahmadi transferred to hospital and then to Rejaei Shahr.
  • Mostafa Daneshjou transferred to hospital.
  • Kurdish journalist Adnan Hasanpour transferred to Zahedan prison.
  • Afshin Karampour back from hospital to Evin without any treatment.
  • Kurdish journalist Khosro Kordpour transferred to Tabriz prison.
  • Taleb Maleki transferred to Rejaei Shahr.
  • Mohammad-Hasan Yousef-Pourseifi returned to Evin from hospital.
  • Hamid-Reza Moradi-Sarvestani transferred to hospital.
  • Mokhtar Rahimi transferred to Rejaei Shahr.
  • Behrouz Shah-Nazari transferred to Rejaei Shahr.
  • Reza Shahabi, workers’ rights activist, moved from hospital to Evin.
  • Arash and Kaveh Sharifi transferred to Rejaei Shahr.
  • Kaveh Veisi transferred to Rejaei Shahr.

B-Arrests-Detentions
  • Yekta Fahandej, Baha’I from Shiraz, arrested.
  • 17 young boys and girls arrested in a party in Abbasabad.

C-Liberations
  • Kurdish political activist Ebrahim Hosseinpour released on furlough.
  • Cyrus Mansouri released on 50 million toman bail.
  • Dr. Ali Nazeri rleased on furlough.

D-Other News
  • Mostafa Abdi ends hunger strike.
  • Mohammad-Amin Agooshi on hunger strike and sewed his lips.
  • Omid Behrouzi ends hunger strike.
  • Mostafa Daneshjou ends hunger strike.
  • Reza Entesari ends hunger strike.
  • Amir Eslami ends hunger strike.
  • Nemat Fatehi, Kurdish political activist, launches hunger strike in Dizel Abad.
  • Abdol-Ghafour Ghalandari ends hunger strike.
  • Afshin Karampour ends hunger strike.
  • Mohsen Khodayari, Kurdish political activist, launches hunger strike in Dizel Abad.
  • Gholamreza Khosravi ends hunger strike.
  • Hamid-Reza Moradi-Sarvestani ends hunger strike.
  • Kasra Nouri ends hunger strike.
  • Kianoosh Rostami, Kurdish political activist, launches hunger strike in Dizel Abad.
  • Ali Salanpour ends hunger strike.
  • Farshid Yadollahi ends hunger strike.
News of injustice in Iran
  • Jamal Agooshi, son of Mohammad-Amin Agooshi, sentenced to 1 year in prison for contacting Human Rights Organisations about his father’s fate.
  • Nemat Fatehi, Kurdish political activist, sentenced to 10 years in prison.
  • Mohsen Khodayari, Kurdish political activist, sentenced to 15 years in prison.
  • Kianoosh Rostami Kurdish political activist, sentenced to 15 years in prison.
  • One hanging in Semnan on Sunday.

University – Culture
  • "Ayandeh Online" website stopped activities due to pressure from hardliners.
  • Home of prominent artist Parviz Tanavoli was raided by officials, his sculptures confiscated and damaged.
  • Hardliner weekly 9 Rooz banned.

Protests
  • Kurdistan steel workers protest in front of ministry of labour.
  • 40000 workers petition to Labour Ministry for immediate revision of minimum wage.
  • People gathered to protest the destruction of historical monuments in Ahvaz.

Iran abroad
  • Greek FM meets Zarif in Tehran.
  • Zarif meets Qatari and Tajik conterparts.

Iran Economics
  • Journalists of Tabnak Newspaper not been paid for three months.

Iran Politics
  • Larijani condemns Ban Ki-Moon’s report on Iran.
  • 13 revolutionary guards arrested for alleged trading in seized guns.

Miscellaneous
  • Floods in Bandar Abbas.
  • Iran is World Champion of Wrestling.
  • Japan provides $1m grant to aid support effort in restoration of Lake Urmia.

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