samedi 4 avril 2015

Week 11 - 2015

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
 

  •  Gonabadi dervish Mostafa Abdi transferred to solitary in Evin and back to general ward the day after.
  • Gonabadi dervish Reza Entesari transferred to solitary in Evin and back to general ward the day after.
  • Syrian Kurdish prisoner Ramezan Ahmad Kamal moved to Rejaei Shahr.
  • Gonabadi Dervish Saleheddin Moradi moved to Shiraz prison. 
B-Arrests-Detentions
  • Blogger Vahid Abolghasemi  arrested.
  • Najafabad Baha'i Naghmeh Farabi begins serving her 2 years sentence in Yazd.
  • Green political activist Mohammad Amin Hadavi transferred from hospital to prison.
  • Blogger Majid Kabi arrested.
  • Baha’i Shabnam Motahed begins serving her sentence with her husband Iman Rashidi.
  • Blogger Shahab Mousavi arrested.
  • Baha’i Iman Rashidi begins serving his sentence with his wife Shabnam Motahed.
  • Young Baloch citizen Abed Reisi arrested in Nikshahr.
  • Blogger Rahim Yazdi arrested.
  • Sanadaj political activist Mokhtar Zarei arrested at home.
  • 60 arrests during a party in Tehran.
  • Hundreds of football spectators arrested in Khuzestan.
C-Liberations
  • Dervishes Gonabadi Jafar and Masoud Ahmadi freed at Kavar.
  • After 2.5 years, political activist Behzad Arabgol released on furlough.
  • Baha’i Nasim Ashrafi released on furlough for Now Rooz.
  • Baha'i Faran Hesami released on furlough for Now Rooz.
  • Ribvar Kamranipour released on bail.
  • Dervish Gonabadi Morteza Kangarlou freed at Kavar.
  • Dervish Gonabadi Zabiollah Kordpour freed at Kavar.
  • Political prisoner Arash Moghadam released on a 4 days furlough for Now Rooz.
  • Dervish Gonabadi Davoud Nasiri freed at Kavar.
  • Political prisoner Mohammad Nasiri released on furlough for Now Rooz.
  • Qom seminary teacher Ayatollah Nekounam released.
  • Baha'i prisoner `Adnan Rahmat-Penah freed on bail.
  • Human Rights activist Evin prisoner Arash Sadeghi released on heavy bail.
  • Political prisoner Maryam Shafipour released on furlough for Now Rooz.
  • Political Prisoner Ahmad Zeidabadi on 3 days furlough for Now Rooz.

 
D-Other News
  • Faran Hesami wins Raha Südwind Award.
  • Prison guards raided ward 12 of Rejaei Shahr.
  • A death row prisoner committed suicide in Shiraz.
  • Masoud Emamza, 45 years old, committed suicide in Bandar Abbas prison.

 
News of injustice in Iran
  • Shahram Amiri sentenced to 5-years in exile and 10-years in prison.
  • Labor activist Jafar Azimzadeh sentenced to 6 years in prison.
  • Former president’s son Mehdi Hashemi sentenced to 15 years in prison.
  • Kurdish prisoner Zeinab Jalalian sentence reduced from death to 15 years.
  • Civil activist Majid Moghadam sentenced to 6 years in prison.
  • Labor activist Jamil Mohammadi sentenced to 3.5 years in prison.
  • Blogger Mohammad Reza Pourshajari sentenced to 1 year in prison and exile.
  • Temporary detention order for political activist Ali Shariati, incarcerated since Feb 18, has been extended.
  • 4 hangings in Zahedan on Monday of which 3 Afghan nationals.
  • One hanging in Shiraz on Monday.
  • 2 public hangings in Jiroft on Wednesday.

 
Protests
  • Teachers protest in Shahr e Kord.
  • Teachers protest in front of Charmahal-Va-Bakhtiyari governor’s office.

 
Iran abroad
  • US remove Iran and Hezbollah from Terror List.
  • Iranian ship unloads 185 tons of weapons for Houthis at Saleef port.
  • Iranian Vice-President for Family Affairs and Women, meets with an advisor to the Italian Prime Minister.
  • Tehran condemns terrorist bombing in Pakistan against Christians.
  • Economic and Finance Minister meets Syrian President Assad.
  • Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister meets with his Omani counterpart in Muscat.

 
Iran Economics
  • 50% drop in Iranian oil exports to the Republic of Korea in February 2015.
  • Iran's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) increased to over $54 billion in the first nine months of the current Iranian year.
  • The government has managed to slash a more-than-40 percent inflation rate to 16 percent.
  • $18.5 million in subsidies for manufacturing for the following year..

 
Iran Politics
  • Leader’s office says government must force people toward heaven.
  • 17 students of Kermanshah Razi University summoned for improper hijab.
  • Guardian Council approves next year’s budget.
Miscellaneous
  • A street vendor sets himself in fire in front of Khorramshahr municipality.
  • Suspicious fire at the mosque holding funeral services for the brother of detained Greens leader Mehdi Karoubi.

 
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