samedi 16 mai 2015

Week 19 - 2015

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Gonabadi dervish Reza Entesari moved to prison’s hospital.
  • Baha’i Rouha Imani arrested in Kerman.
  • Mourning Mother Neda Mostaghimi arrested to serve her 3 years sentence.
  • Yaghoub Omri arrested in Piranshahr.
  • Kurdish workers’ rights activist Hamed Mahmoudnejad released on heavy bail.
  • Student activist Seyed Zia Nabavi released on a 4 days furlough.
  • Molavi Fatehi Mohammad Naghshbandi freed.
  • Azeri activist Ali Rezaei released on bail.
  • Student activist Majid Tavakoli freed at the end of his sentence.
  • Baha’i Jalayer Vahdat freed at the end of his 5 years sentence.
News of injustice in Iran
  • Atena Daemi sentenced to 7 years in prison.
  • 4 hangings in Urmia on Saturday.
  • One hanging in Rasht on Sunday.
  • One hanging in Mashhad on Sunday.
  • 4 hangings in Arak on Tuesday.
  • 3 hangings in Hamedan on Tuesday.
  • One hanging in Rasht on Wednesday.
  • One hanging in Ghazvin on Wednesday.
  • 7 hangings in Shiraz.

University – Culture
  • 29 exhibitors banned from Tehran Book Fair.
  • Mohammad-Ali Sepanloo, aged 75, passed away

  • Protests in Sardasht in support of Mahabad.
  • 14 days of protest by railway union in Ahvaz.
  • Protests of teachers continue.
  • Rally in front of Piranshahr governor’s office.
  • Tabas miners strike to demand unpaid wages.
  • Safa pipe has been on strike for more than 3 weeks.
  • General strike in Eastern Kurdistan on Thursday.

Iran abroad
  • Iraqi president visits Tehran.
Iran Economics
  • Iran buys 9 passenger planes, new record in 3 decades.
  • Iran received 7th installment: $4.9 billion.

Iran Politics
  • Armed clashes in Kurdistan.
  • Security forces prevented  National Front from holding their annual meeting.

  • Graphic designer Farkhondeh Sadegh and dentist Laleh Keshavarz became first Iranian Women to summit Mount Everest.
  • Al-Shabab captures Iranian sailors off Somalia.

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