dimanche 14 décembre 2014

Week 49 - 2014

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Labour rights activists Behnam Ebrahimzadeh was transferred to ward 1 in Rejaei Shahr.
  • Hamid-Reza Moradi, Gonabadi dervish, sent to hospital.
  • Shahram Pourmansouri moved to hospital.

B-Arrests-Detentions
  • Ribvar Abdollahi, Kurdish workers’ rights activist, arrested in Sanandaj.
  • Mahtab Afshari, Halgheh Erfan instructor, arrested.
  • Soheila Aghdasi begins serving her 6 months sentence.
  • Fardine Aghsani begins serving her 6 months sentence.
  • Mahabad Kurdish activist Hasan Ahmadi arrested.
  • Mokhtar Assadi, Kurdish labour rights activisit and teacher, begins serving his 1 year sentence.
  • Mohsen Biglarbeigi, member of Nedai Iranian arrested.
  • Shahram Dinaroui, Christian convert, arrested in Isfahan.
  • Javid Fakhrian, member of Nedai Iranian arrested.
  • Ali Ghazali, Web sites editor, arrested and sent to Evin.
  • Mitra Goudarzi, member of Erfan Halgheh, arrested in Kish Island.
  • Saeed Hosseini, national-religious activist, arrested.
  • Christian convert Ebrahim Hosseinzadeh arrested in Shiraz
  • Aida Izadi, member of Erfan Halgheh, arrested in Kish Island.
  • Mohammad-Reza Josheshan arrested.
  • Reza Khandan arrested for some hours.
  • Amir Khorram back to Evin at the end of furlough.
  • Ilka Misaghi, Baha’i from Tabriz, arrested.
  • Noushine Misaghi begins serving her 6 months sentence.
  • Majid Moghadam was arrested.
  • Farzad Moradi-Nia, workers’ rights activist, arrested.
  • Sina Rahimpour, member of Nedai Iranian arrested.
  • Atta Rajabi, Baha’i, arrested at home in Hamadan.
  • Adel Shirjang, member of Erfan Halgheh, arrested in Kish Island.
  • Adib Sho’a’i begins serving his 6 months sentence in Mashhad.
  • Kourosh Soleimani, member of Erfan Halgheh, arrested in Kish Island.
  • Nasrin Sotoudeh briefly arrested and released after some hours.
  • Ali Tabarzadi, son of Heshmatollah Tabrzadi arrested and released after 3 days.
  • Mostafa Tadjzadeh is back to prison at the end of furlough.
  • Mohammad-Reza Vahedi, Christian convert, arrested in Isfahan.

C-Liberations
  • 60 years old Asghar Ghatan was on a 3 days furlough, then back to prison.
  • Evin journalist Ali Ghazali released after 9 days.
  • Mashallah Haeri released on medical furlough.
  • Nader Jani released from Evin on furlough.
  • Hamid Karvasi released from Evin on furlough.
  • Baha'i Payman Kashfi released from Rejaei Shahr prison after completing his 4 years sentence.
  • Amir Khorram released from Evin on furlough.
  • Mostafa Rahpish released on bail.
  • Ali Rashidi released on furlough.
  • Mohammad Shafie, Green political activist, freed at the end of his 4 years sentence.
  • Said Yassaei released on bail.

D-Other News
  • Ali, Habib and Jafar Afshari are on hunger strike in Urmia prison.
  • Badi Hossein Panahi, Kurdish political prisoner in Bandar Langeh prison, is on hunger strike in support of Urmia prisoners.
  • Ghezel Hessar prisoners are on hunger strike to protest against mass executions..

News of injustice in Iran
  • After 7-year detention cyber activist Vahid Asghari sentenced to 18-year jail.
  • Journalist Serajoddine Mirdamadi sentenced b y Appeals to 3 years in prison and 2 years travel ban.
  • 5-year sentence of Baha'i Hassan Momtazi confirmed by Appeals.
  • Jason Rezaian temporary detention extended.
  • 5 hangings in Rejai Shahr.
  • 1 hanging in Kashan on Monday.
  • 1 hanging in Qom on Saturday.
  • 1 hanging in Ardebil.
  • 17 men and one woman hanged on Wednesday.
  • 2 public hangings.
  • One Afghan citizen hanged in Karaj.
  • One woman hanged in Ghazvin.

University – Culture
  • Alizadeh refuses French Legion d’Honneur.
  • Rap concerts won’t be allowed in Iran.
  • Time, Person of the Year, Dr. Pardis Sabeti, 38، Geneticist who sequenced the Ebola genome.

Protests
  • Isfahan University students met to support opposition leaders; they were attacked and beaten.
  • Baha’is join Nasrin Sotoudeh protest.
  • Protest in front of Ahvaz governor’s office.

Iran abroad
  • One official human rights delegation flies to Italy.
  • Iran first denies airstrikes on IS in Iraq then confirm then telling they were done on Iraq’s request.
  • Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jafari meets Zarif.
  • Iranian Economy Minister meets with Pakistani Prime Minister.
  • Suicide-car attack against Iran’s representative in Yemen, 3 dead according to authorities and paramedics.
  • Hamas delegation travelled to Iran.
  • Syrian, Iranian, Iraqi FMs meet.

Iran Economics
  • $1 = 34,040 rials.
  • Fuel prices rise boost donkey’s trade.

Iran Politics
  • A new reformist political party approved.
  • Justice Minister: Decision about ‘house arrest’ is not in administrative authorities’ scope. Administration will not intervene.
  • Ban of children marriage is against Islamic sharia.
  • Iran announces arrest of 109 NATO personnel in Bandar Abbas.
  • 11 Tabriz beauty parlors and cafes in Tabriz sealed because of non-compliance with Islamic rules.

Miscellaneous
  • Hospital director in Tehran victim of an acid attack; both eyes damaged ; attackers arrested.
  • At least 6 women victims of knife attacks in Jahrom.


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