mercredi 24 décembre 2014

Week 50 - 2014

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Ghasem Abesteh transferred from hospital to Rejaei Shahr before end of treatment.
  • Jamshid Dehghani transferred from hospital to Rejaei Shahr before end of treatment.
  • Jafar Eghdami transferred from hospital to Rejaei Shahr before end of treatment.
  • Afshin Karampour, Gonabadi dervish, transferred to hospital.
  • Khazar-Rasoul Maravat, hunger striker of Urmia prison, transferred to hospital.
  • Ali Salanpour transferred from hospital to Rejaei Shahr before end of treatment.
  • Hakimeh Shokri, women’s rights activist, transferred to Gharchak.
  • Mohammad-Hasan Yousef-Pourseifi transferred to hospital.

B-Arrests-Detentions
  • Amir Amir-Gholi, political activist, arrested in Tehran.
  • Asou Azizi, Kurdish student activist, arrested in Mahabad.
  • Jamshid Eblis, rap singer, arrested in Mashhad.
  • Neda Farsatipour, Baha’i, beings serving her 6 months sentence in Urmia.
  • Ali Khoshnamak, Kurdish activist, arrested in Mahabad.
  • Farahnaz Moghadam, Baha’i, begins serving her 3 years sentence in Urmia.
  • Mohsen Rahmani, student and political activist, begins serving his 7 years sentence in Evin.

C-Liberations
  • Seyyed Mathias-Abdolreza Ali-Haghnejad, Christian convert, acquitted of all charges and freed from Rejaie Shahr.
  • Seyyed Mahmoud Bagheri released on furlough.
  • Emad Bahavar, student and political activist, freed at the end of his sentence.
  • Rahman Bahmani (Zia), Christian convert, released from Dezful prison.
  • Hossein Barounzadeh, Christian convert, released from Dezful prison.
  • Alireza Beheshti-Shirazi released on furlough.
  • Nasour Naghipour released on furlough.
  • Reza Rabani (Silas), Christian convert, acquitted of all charges and freed from Rejaie Shahr.

D-Other News
  • Behnam Ebrahimzadeh, labor activist, is on hunger strike.
  • Amir Mirzaei-Hekmati on hunger stike in Evin prison.
  • Mohammad-Sedigh Kaboudvand receives 2014 ICHRI award.
  • Mohammad-Ali Taheri is on hunger strike.

News of injustice in Iran
  • Mohammad-Reza Ali-Payam "Haloo" sentenced to 15 months by Appeals.
  • Supreme Court reduces sentence for Emad Bahavar, student activist, to 2 years.
  • Ebrahim Firouzi, Christian convert, sentence to 3 year probation+1 year + 2 years exile by Appeals.
  • One woman hanged in Urmia prison.
  • One hanging in Evin.
  • One woman and a man hanged in Rejaei Shahr on Wednesday.
  • 2 men flogged in public in Mazandaran.
  • 2 hangings in Shiraz.

Protests
  • Protest during Shariat-Madari speech at Tehran University.
  • Sufis meet in front of Evin prison and bar association.

Iran abroad
  • Iran extends visas for 450,000 Afghan refugees.
  • Wael al-Halqi, the Prime Minister of the Arab Republic of Syria visits Tehran

Iran Economics
  • $1 = 3250 tomans.

Miscellaneous
  • Contract workers' representative of Isfahan Sepahan Cement dismissed.


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