jeudi 10 juillet 2014

Week 18 - 2013

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Saeed Abedini transferred to Evin 240 solitary for protesting against warden’s request of dismissal of political prisoners’’ representative Saeed Madani.
  • Abolfazl Abedini-Nasr transferred to Evin 240 solitary for protesting against warden’s request of dismissal of political prisoners’’ representative Saeed Madani.
  • Kamran Ayazi transferred to Evin 240 solitary for protesting against warden’s request of dismissal of political prisoners’’ representative Saeed Madani.
  • Amir-Khosro Dalirsani transferred to Evin 240 solitary for protesting against warden’s request of dismissal of political prisoners’’ representative Saeed Madani.
  • Mohammad Ebrahimi transferred to Evin 240 solitary for protesting against warden’s request of dismissal of political prisoners’’ representative Saeed Madani.
  • Pouria Ebrahimi transferred to Evin 240 solitary for protesting against warden’s request of dismissal of political prisoners’’ representative Saeed Madani.
  • Siamak Ghaderi transferred to Evin 240 solitary for protesting against warden’s request of dismissal of political prisoners’’ representative Saeed Madani.
  • Saeed Madani transferred to Evin 240 solitary for protesting against warden’s request of his dismissal as political prisoners’ representative.
  • Abdollah Momeni transferred to Evin 240 solitary for protesting against warden’s request of dismissal of political prisoners’’ representative Saeed Madani.
  • Noura Nabilzadeh children’s rights activist, transferred from Vakil-Abad prison to Minister of Intelligence detention center.
  • Sanaz Tafazoli transferred from Vakil-Abad prison to Minister of Intelligence detention center.
  • Mehdi Yousefpour transferred to Evin 240 solitary for protesting against warden’s request of dismissal of political prisoners’’ representative Saeed Madani.

B-Arrests-Detentions
  • Maryam Alengi, widow of Mohsen Dogmechi-political prisoner who died of cancer while in custody, was summoned to serve her 3-year sentence for interview with media.
  • Ashura detainee Behzad Arabgol transferred to Evin prison.
  • Former diplomat Bagher Asadi was arrested last month.
  • Somayeh Bakhtiari, Christian, arrested.
  • Mostafa Bani-Sharif arrested after summon by Intel in Shahre-Kord.
  • Majid Bavi, Ahvazi civic activist, arrested in Ahvaz.
  • Shirzad Beigzadeh, former political prisoner, arrested on Urmia street.
  • Haj Ali Chilan, 103 years old, is serving a 8 years sentence in Maku prison.
  • Mohammad-Ali Dehghan, dervish Gonabadi, arrested in Kavar.
  • Mohsen Esmaili, dervish Gonabadi, arrested in Kavar.
  • Shamim Etehadi arrested in Yazd.
  • Omid Habibi arrested in Sarv-Abad.
  • Awat, Kawan and Rouhollah Heidari arrested in Sarv-Abad.
  • Chairman of the Coordination Council of the Reformists in Fars province, Abdolhamid Moafian arrested.
  • Mohammad-Ali Sadeghi, dervish Gonabadi, arrested in Kavar.
  • Ronak Samavat, Christian, arrested.
  • Civil rights student activist Vahid Sheikh-Beigloo arrested to serve his sentence.
  • Adel Simari, Ahvazi civic activist, arrested in Ahvaz.
  • Medical furlough extension was denied for student activist Hassan Tarlani, he is back in Kerman prison.

C-Liberations
  • Hanif Atarzadeh released on furlough.
  • Pan-Iranist member Milad Dehghan was released on bail from Karoon prison in Ahvaz.
  • Christian convert, Ebrahim Firouzi, was temporarily released on 30 million toman bail.
  • Golrokh Firouzian freed on 100 million toman bail from Semnan prison.
  • Abdolghafour Ghalandari Nejad released from Bandar Abbas's Central Prison.
  • Dina Karimi released on furlough.
  • Mohammad-Hossein Nakhaei, 87 years old, freed on bail from Birjand prison.
  • Asef Rezaeian released on furlough.

D-Other News
  • Jailed journalist Khosro Kordpour is on hunger strike.
  • On furlough Human Rights activist Hossein Ronaghi-Maleki underwent surgery for the 6th time.
  • Mohammad Ali Taheri is on hunger strike in Evin Prison.

News of injustice in Iran
  • Political prisoner Ali Moezzi who refused to take part in his trials sentenced in absentia to 1 year in prison in exile.
  • 4 hangings in Kerman prison.
  • A prisoner hanged in Bandar Abbas prison the day after he attempted to commit suicide.
  • One person hanged in Zahedan on Sunday.
  • 4 people were hanged in Arak prison on Thursday.
  • The Guardian Council approved the new Islamic punishment code; it will be implemented from June this year.
  • Stoning retained in penal code.
  • Three Majlis deputies found guilty in Iran’s biggest embezzlement case.

University – Culture
  • A Reformist newspaper banned in Kerman.
  • Kavir Publication denied participation in the International Tehran Book Fair for the 3rd year in row.
  • Reformist daily, Asr-e Zohur, closed until after the elections.
  • Security forces prevented the meeting to celebrate Rumi's Masnavi at the The Hosseinieh Ershad Public Library.

Protests
  • Severe confrontation between the people of Hormozgan and Security Forces.
  • Shushtar municipality workers on strike re unpaid wages.
  • Shahran residents gathered in front of Tehran City Council protest felling of trees and neglect of municipal park.
  • More than 1000 workers of the Bushehr Sadra Company are on strike.

Iran abroad
  • Bosnia expels two Iranian diplomats.
  • Senior Egypt officials in Iran for Syria talks.
  • Iranian Embassy in Damascus hit in explosion.

Iran Economics
  • Rising price leads Iranians to drink less milk.
  • 16 months delay in the salaries of 43 workers in Mahabad ranch.
  • 600 Lifeguard in province Mazandaran have not received their wages since last year.
  • ZamZam Cola Company liquidated in East Tehran leaving over 500 without jobs.
  • More than 1000 workers of the Jabal Bor Company in Bandar Abbas have been fired.

Iran Politics
  • The parliament rejected the new labor law of the government.
  • Conservative MP Ali Motahari supports reformist presence in election.
  • IRGC will not support any presidential candidate.

Miscellaneous
  • Exorbitant cost of pollution damage: $8 billion per year.

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