samedi 26 juillet 2014

Week 28 - 2014

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Hamid-Reza Moradi-Sarvestani transferred to hospital.
  • Mohammad (Kourosh) Nasiri transferred to an unknown location.

B-Arrests-Detentions
  • Sarang Ettehadi, Baha’I, begins serving his 5 years sentence in Evin.
  • Hossein Farzin is back to Vakil Abad prison at the end of furlough.
  • Saghi Fadaee, Baha’i, arrested in Masshad.
  • Seyed Mathias-Abdolreza Ali-Haghnejad, newly converted Christian, arrested in Anzali.
  • Ziba Mohammadian, wife of Mohammad-Ali Taheri who recently wrote to Ahmed Shaheed, arrested at home.
  • Habib Mohebian, famous pop singer, arrested in Masouleh and released after 3 days.
  • Journalist Marzieh Rasouli goes to Evin to serve her 2 years and receive 50 lashes.
  • Mohammad Roghangir (Vahid), newly converted Christian, arrested in Anzali

C-Liberations
  • Fateh Jahani, Kurdish internet activist arrested on July 1st was released on bail on July 5th.
  • Jamil Momeni, Kurdish internet activist arrested on July 1st was released on bail on July 5th.
  • Abid Zarei, Kurdish internet activist arrested on July 1st was released on bail on July 5th.

D-Other News
  • Saba Azarpeik, journalist, could phone her mother 39 days after her arrest.
  • Reza Entesari refuses to attend visit in prison uniform.
  • Dr. Latif Hasani ends his hunger strike after 58 days.
  • Hamzeh Narouei, Baloch political activist, dies under torture in Zahedan prison.
  • Rababeh Rezaei, wife of workers’ rights activist Reza Shahabi, on hunger strike for more than 40 days, begins a hunger strike.
  • Raheleh Zakaei, on furlough from Gharchak, receives her 276 lashes.
  • BandarAbbas sick prisoner Mostafa Nosrati, 32, died due to medical negligence

News of injustice in Iran
  • Meiad Ahmadi, Kurdish student, sentenced to 5 years suspended in prison and 5 million toman fine.
  • Behzad Nabavi, newly released political prisoner, sentenced to 10 million toman fine.
  • Student Hasan Tarlani acquitted of charges and freed after 5 years in prison.

University – Culture
  • Historical bathhouse Zafarani destroyed in Isfahan.
  • Parinaz, a film of Bahram Bahramian, on screen after 4 years ban.
  • Fars photographer reporter Milad Alai assaulted, beaten injured.

Protests
  • 1400 workers of Alborz mine protest against privatisation.

Iran abroad
  • Iranian pilot dies during fight in Iraq.
  • Isis hackers hack website of reformist Iranian magazine Iran e Farda.

Iran Economics
  • $1 under 3100 tomans on Monday, first time since months.
  • Delays in payment of 150 workers of South Pars.
  • At least 50 workers of Lian oil refinery fired in Bushehr.
  • Iran receives 7th installment of frozen assets.
  • 4 million seasonal workers unemployed.

Iran Politics
  • Plan approved to dismantle dams to replenish Lake Urmia.
  • Tehran Chief Justice: Accused of "sedition" will be arrested upon return to the country.
  • With more than 900 Professors' support, Science Minister's dismissal postponed.
  • 3 Internet cafés closed in Marivan, their managers arrested.
  • Ayatollah Gilani dies in CCU.
  • Bassij bikers are back on the streets to fight bad-veiled women.
  • Tehran municipality employees will be segregated between men and women.
  • Expediency council head says that Iran can cooperate with USA in Iraq.

Miscellaneous
  • Health Ministry declares that 108 thousands people live with HIV in Iran.
  • Iran has the fastest growing rate of cancer in the world.
  • Increased mortality of work accidents: 11% in one year.
  • Several killed and wounded in an accident in Ardakan mine.
  • Retauration of Lake Urmia will take 10 years.


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