dimanche 6 juillet 2014

Week 43 - 2012

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Mousavi's 2009 campaign coordinator, Mir Taher Mousavi, who was arrested 3 months ago, has been taken to hospital.
  • Hossein Ronaghi Maleki was taken to hospital in dire condition but not admitted and returned to Evin.
  • Jailed lawyer Mohammad Seif Zadeh transferred from Evin prison to the hospital.
  • On hunger strike Human Rights attorney Nasrin Sotoudeh was transferred to prison infirmary.

B- Arrests/Incarcerations
  • Idris Seidin Boroujerni, student activist, enters Evin 350 to serve his one year sentence.
  • Journalist Abdolnaser Mahimani released on furlough.
  • 19 years old Baha'i Tina Mohabati was arrested by Intelligence agent at bus station in Gorgan. Her mother Shiva Rohani was arrested last week.
  • Farzin and Ramin Shahriari, Baha’i residents of Eslamshahr, in Tehran province, were arrested and taken to Evin.
  • Leila Tavasoli reported to Evin to start serving her 2 years sentence.

C-Liberations
  • Activist Mehdi Fakhrzadeh released on bail.
  • Labour activist Behnam Keyvani released on bail.
  • Green Movement blogger Siamak Namayeshi released on bail.

D-Other News
  • Ahmad Ghabel, religious scholar, political dissident and whistleblower on the mass executions at Mashhad prison has passed.
  • Baloch security prisoner Hamzeh Rigi in solitary last 30 months is on 25th day of hunger strike.

News of injustice in Iran
  • Baha'i Akbar Pourhosseini sentenced to 28 months in prison.
  • 3 executions in Sistan Baluchistan on Sunday.
  • 10 executions in Evin on Monday.
  • 3 executions in Ghazvine on Tuesday.
  • A man convicted of adultery was lashed 99 times in public in Ghaemshahr.

Protests
  • Traffic protest in Tabriz after Tractor game despite security.
  • 1,000 workers from Iran Entekhab group staged a demonstration at the South Korean embassy in Tehran after Daewoo deal sours.

Iran Economics
  • Iran’s inflation rate rises to 24% in Shahrivar (August 22-September 21).

Politics in Iran
  • Ahmadinejad’s request to visit Evin Prison is rejected for a second time by the judiciary.
  • Inflation reports are confidential; head of Iran's Statistics Center said.

Iran  abroad
  • FM Salehi due to visit Lebanon on Saturday for a few-hour visit.
  • German parliamentary team to visit Iran.
  • Saudi coastguard 'capture 15 Iranians.

Miscellaneous
  • 28 students killed in bus accident.
  • Jet fighter accompanying Khamenei allegedly crashed.
  • 7 earthquakes measuring from 2.0 to 3.6 have jolted Varzeghan, Ahar and Haris.
  • A storm that struck Bushehr killed one and injured three.
  • 3 killed in explosion in Karaj.