dimanche 29 mars 2015

Week 07 - 2015

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Amir Amirgholi moved to solitary.
  • Hamid Babaei moved to solitary.
  • Behnam Ebrahimzadeh moved to Rejaei Shahr quarantine.
  • Peyman Mirzaee transferred to Rejaei Shahr.
  • Death row Kurdish prisoner Saman Naseem moved to solitary.
  • Amir-Houshang Navaei moved to solitary.
  • Asou Rostami moved to solitary.
  • Lawyer Mohammad Seifzadeh moved to hospital.
  • Saeed Shirzad moved to Rejaei Shahr.
 B-Arrests-Detentions
  • Mona Aghdasi, Baha’i, arrested in Isfahan. 
  • Shiva Aghsani, Baha’i, arrested in Isfahan.
  • Civic activist Eslam Ali-Akbarlou arrested. 
  • Kavian and Aref Dehghan, Baha’is, arrested in Isfahan.
  • Peyman Atefi, Baha’i, arrested in Isfahan.
  • Shahab Dehvari, student, arrested in Zabol.
  • Mehrad and Safa Forghani, Baha’is, arrested in Tehran.
  • Civic activist Amin Hajilou arrested.
  • Elham Karambakhsh, Baha’i, arrested in Tehran.
  • Shayan Kawtar, Baha’i, arrested in Isfahan.
  • Civic activist Araz Khasehtarash arrested.
  • Mona Mehrabi, Baha’i, arrested in Tehran.
  • Nationalist activist Mohammad Mozafari arrested in Tehran.
  • Kauthar and Houshang Rahimi, Baha’is, arrested in Isfahan.
  • Nika Rajabi, Baha’i, arrested in Isfahan.
  • Political activist Ali Shariati arrested.
  • Negar Sobhaneyan, Baha’i, arrested in Isfahan.
 C-Liberations
  • Christian convert Rasoul Abdollahi released on parole.
  • Journalist student activist Evin prisoner Zahra Khandan released.
  • Hatem Samadi, workers’ rights activist, released.
  • Women's rights activist prisoner Fereshteh Toosi released from Evin prison.
  • Rozita Vaseghi freed after 5 years.
 D-Other News
  • Omid Alishenas is on hunger strike.
  • Masoud Arabchobdar is on hunger strike.
  • Hamid Babaei is on hunger strike.
  • Saeed Shirzad is on hunger strike.
 News of injustice in Iran
  • Mehrnameh's Chief Editor Forouzandeh Adibi sentenced to a fine and a year in prison.
  • Akbar Amini’s sentence extended to 10 years.
  • Kurdish brothers Ali and Habib Afshari, political activists, executed in Urmia prison.
  • Kurdish student Asou Azizi sentenced to 1 year in prison.
  • Oghor Chalbi sentenced to 10 years in prison.
  • Iraj Darafshi sentenced to 10 years in prison.
  • Sanandaj Court of Appeals upheld the one year imprisonment sentence of Farhad Shafizadeh, a Philosophy major student at Tabriz University.
  • Member of Erfan Halgheei (Inter-Universalism Group), Masoumeh Zia was sentenced to 1 year imprisonment + 74 lashes.
  • 2 hangings in Chah Bahar.
  • 4 hangings in Shiraz and 2 in Kerman on Sunday.
  • 5 hangings in Urmia on Monday.
  • 6 hangings in Bam on Monday.
  • 2 hangings in Bandar Abbas on Monday.
  • One hanging in Mashhad on Monday.
  • One hanging in Shiraz.
  • One hanging in Mashhadon Friday.
 University – Culture
  • Jafar Panahi’sTaxi” wins Golden Bear in Berlin.
  • Classical music Iranian vocalist Ali Reza Eftekhari's concert cancelled in Kermanshah.
  • Weekly “Noh Dey”banned again.
  • Mariam Heidarzadeh finally allowed publishing her poetry book.
  • Population doubled since the 1979 revolution, number of University students increased by 2500% 
 Protests
  • Iran MPs wear medical face masks to protest air pollution.
  • Residents of Abadan take to the street to protest pollution.
  • The protests in Ahvaz go on.
  • Thousand workers of Louleh Safa factory ended their 14-day strike.
 Iran abroad
  • Chinese Prime Minister visits Tehran.
  • Ali Larijani meets Chinese foreign minister.
  • Eshagh Jahangiri meets Nouri Al Maleki in Baghdad.
  • Mohammad Shariat Madari meets Afghan president in Kabul.
Iran Economics
  • Iranian built cement factory opens in Venezuela.
  • 573 Iranians appears in the Swiss Leaks file for a total of USD1.5 billion.
 Iran Politics
  • Iran prohibits armed forces involvement in elections.
  • Former Iranian VP begins serving sentence for corruption.
  • 350 kg explosives found in Sistan Balochistan; terrorist network dismantled.
 Miscellaneous
  • Dust problem spreads to Bushehr.
  • Heavily armed “terrorist” team arrested in Sistan-Baluchistan.
  • Destruction of a church in Salmas.
 
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