samedi 1 novembre 2014

Week 44 - 2014

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Mehdi Jalaloddini, arrested during protests against acid attacks, transferred to Dastgerd prison.
  • Ali Ebadi-Jamkhaneh transferred from Vakil Abad to an unknown location.

B-Arrests-Detentions
  • Peyman Aref arrested during a protest for acid victims and released the same day.
  • Sanam Farsi, ISNA community editor, arrested during protests against acid attacks and released after 2 days.
  • Mahdieh Golroo arrested after protest for acid victims.
  • Adel Mohammadi, Kurdish Sunni taleb, arrested in Zahedan and released after 2 days.
  • Zahra Mohammadi, ISNA editor in Isfahan, arrested during protests against acid attacks.
  • Kurdish lawyer Masoud Shamsnejad begins serving his 4 months sentence in Urmia.
  • Nasrin Sotoudeh arrested during a protest for acid victims and released the same day.
  • 20 people arrested during a protest for acid victims.

C-Liberations
  • Amin Chalaki, head of Moussavi campaign freed after 2.5 years in prison.
  • Ali Rashidi on 6 day medical furlough.

D-Other News
  • Negar Haeri beaten in Gharchak prison.
  • Omid Kokabee awarded the 2014 Scientific Freedom and Responsibility Award from the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

News of injustice in Iran
  • Reyhaneh Jabbari, who killed a man who wanted to rape her, was executed on Saturday with another person in Rejaei Shahr.
  • Taieb Khodayar Kurdish political activist sentenced to 13 months in prison.
  • Mohammad-Ali Taheri sentenced to three additional years.
  • 5 hangings in Rasht.
  • 4 hangings in Urmia on Sunday.
  • 1 hanging in Urmia on Wednesday.

University – Culture
  • Newspapers Tehran Emrouz, Gol and Zanan Emrouz banned.
  • Gonabadi Dervishes, Ali-Reza Kashi and Bozorgmehr Hekmatshoar, who are teaching literature and electricity respectively have been dismissed from their employment.

Protests
  • Protests against acid attacks in Ahvaz.
  • Teachers protest in Sistan-Balouchistan.
  • Students of Allameh Tabatabai University protested at acid attacks.
  • Gas project workers protest to demand back wages.

Iran Economics
  • During the last week over 1,100 production units' workers fired in Iran.

Iran Politics
  • Iran's conservative-dominated parliament rejects Rouhani nominee for science minister.

Miscellaneous
  • The population of Iran reached 78 million.


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