lundi 14 juillet 2014

Week 33 - 2013

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Seyyed Sami Hosseini on hunger strike transferred to solitary.
  • Ramin Idalkhani-Azad transferred from Meshkin Shahr prison to an unknown location.
  • Death row Ahvazi prisoner Hadi Rashedi transferred to an unknown location.

B-Arrests-Detentions
  • Journalist Hamed Ataei from Urmia begins serving his sentence.
  • Parham Farazmand, Christian convert, arrested in Tehran.
  • Mona Fazli, Christian convert, arrested in Tehran.
  • Javad Heidarian, journalist, arrested during a MP’s speech and free within 24 hours.
  • Sedigheh Kiani, Christian convert, arrested in Tehran.
  • Sadra Mohaghegh, journalist, arrested during a MP’s speech and free within 24 hours.
  • Fataneh Nabilzadeh (Saraf), Baha’i from Mashhad, arrested at home.
  • Peyman Saraf, Baha’i from Mashhad, arrested at home.
  • Sara Sardsirian, Christian convert, arrested in Tehran.
  • Hakimeh Shokri is back in Evin at the end of furlough.
  • Diane Teimouri, Baha’i from Mashhad, arrested at home.
  • More than 500 homeless in Tehran arrested.
  • 15 people arrested for protesting a MP's speech.
  • 100 arrested for the purchase and sale of satellite receiver's equipment.

C-Liberations
  • Political prisoner Hadi Abedi Bakhoda released from Rasht prison.
  • Mehrdad Ahan-Khah released on furlough.
  • Amin Chalaki released on furlough.
  • Siamak Eighani freed at the end of his sentence.
  • Isa Khan-Hatami released on furlough.
  • Anwar and Sirvan Hossein-Panahi released on furlough.
  • Mohsen Mohagheghi released on furlough.
  • Mohammad-Hossein Naeemipour released on furlough.
  • Political prisoner Reza Sharifi Boukani released on furlough from Rajae Shahr prison.
  • Blogger Kaveh Taheri released on furlough.

D-Other News
  • Maryam Akbari-Monfared denied visit rights with her children.
  • Fariba Kamal-Abadi denied visit rights with her children.
  • Sedigheh Moradi denied visit rights with her children.
  • Hossein Ronaghi Maleki, jailed activist launched hunger strike.
  • Iran Trade unionist Reza Shahabi in strike on medical treatment in jail.

News of injustice in Iran
  • The Supreme Court has overturned the 10 years imprisonment sentence of political prisoner Emad Bahavar.
  • 6 people hanged in Karoon prison.

University – Culture
  • Colonel” by Iranian writer Mahmoud Dowlatabadi nominated for Swiss literary prize.

Protests
  • Zanjan protesters link cancers to factory emissions.
  • Preschool teachers gathered in front of Parliament.

Iran abroad
  • Secret uranium deal signed between Iran and Zimbabwe.
  • Some 50 Iranian embassies don't have ambassadors.
  • Iran to attend Frankfurt International Book Fair.
  • 20 Nigerians in Iran prisons.

Iran Economics
  • Iran to increase number of airlines, international flights.

Iran Politics
  • First female appointee by Rouhani: Elham Aminzadeh has been appointed as Vice President of Legal affairs.
  • Mohammad Bagher Nobakht appointed as vice president for planning, strategic supervision.
  • Rouhani defends cabinet choices in Parliament: all ministers approved except for 3.

Miscellaneous
  • 10 dead and one missing in recent floods.
  • Basket-ball Asian Championship: Iran qualifies for 2014 Mundial.
  • Fire damages ancient palace of Susa.


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