samedi 2 août 2014

Week 31 - 2014

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Reza Ayoubi, Kurdish political activist arrested beginning of June, transferred to Urmia prison.
  • Naser Badavi, Kurdish political activist arrested beginning of June, transferred to Urmia prison.
  • Cleric Hossein Kazemeini-Boroujerdi transferred to a warehouse inside Evin.
  • Diplomat Shahin Dadkhah transferred to solitary.
  • Mostafa Sabzi, Kurdish political activist arrested beginning of June, transferred to Urmia prison.

B-Arrests-Detentions
  • Saharnaz Afrouzi (Farhadi), of Yarsani religious minority, arrested in Hamedan.
  • Ali Chinisaz, Facebook activist, arrested in Mashhad.
  • Bahr-Ali Farhadi, of Yarsani religious minority, arrested in Hamedan.
  • Hamid Hekmati, Facebook activist, arrested in Mashhad.
  • Esmail Izadi, Facebook activist, arrested in Mashhad.
  • Zahra Kaebi, Facebook activist, arrested in Mashhad.
  • Akhir-Mohammad Milani, arrested in Khoee.
  • Tajoldin Momkeni arrested in Khoee.
  • Mojtaba Norouzi, of Yarsani religious minority, arrested in Hamedan.
  • Farhad Salehi, Facebook activist, arrested in Mashhad.
  • Farid Saremi, Facebook activist, arrested in Mashhad.
  • Einollah Yari, of Yarsani religious minority, arrested in Hamedan with his two children Pegah and Amir-Hossein.
  • The secretary general of Advar, Ahmad Zeidabadi, is back to prison at the end of furlough.
  • 5 young musicians arrested in Esfahan.

C-Liberations
  • Farzad Bahadori, Baha’i from Tabriz, released on 50 million toman bail.
  • Sahar Bahadori, Baha’i from Tabriz, released on 20 million toman bail.
  • Saeed Matinpour released on 3 days furlough.
  • Mahnaz Ghaem-Mohammadi, wife of Jafar Panahi, released on furlough.
  • Shabnam Isakhani, Baha’i from Tabriz, released on 50 million toman bail.
  • Political activist Mohsen Mir-Damadi released on furlough.
  • Journalist Nasour Naghipour released on furlough.
  • Eighan Shahidi, Baha’I, released on 6 days furlough.
  • Kamil and Gharib Sharifzadeh freed on parole.

News of injustice in Iran
  • Journalist Serajedin Mir-Damadi sentenced to 6 years in prison.

University – Culture
  • Security forces stop Ahmad Shamloo commemoration.

Iran abroad
  • Iranian students win 1 gold and 3 silver medal in chemistry olympiads.

Iran Economics
  • Hamedan-Saveh road workers have not been paid for 3 months.
  • Sugar cane company pays some back wages after protests.

Iran Politics
  • Government request Tehran municipality to drop gender segregation.
  • Security forces raided Sunni mosque in Sanandaj to prevent Eid-el-Fetr prayers.

Miscellaneous
  • Forest fires in Iran up by 40%.
  • 4.2-magnitude earthquake hits Hormozgan.
  • From 1964 to 2012 tuberculosis prevalence rate dropped from 143 to 14.4 per 100,000.
  • Iran opens first state run alcohol rehab center.

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