samedi 23 mai 2015

Week 20 - 2015

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Mohammad Mozafari moved to Evin 6.

  • Sunni Kurd Heiman Bazari arrested in Mahabad.
  • Workers’ rights activist Shapour Ehsani-Rad arrested.
  • Kurdish Sunni student Ebrahim Gholami arrested in Mahabad.
  • Negar Haeri arrested and sent to Evin 209.
  • Kurdish Sunni worker Mostafa Khadir arrested in Mahabad. 
  • Kurdish cultural activist Jalal Khodamoradi arrested.
  • Mohammad-Reza Moradi, Chief Editor Of "Bayan Eghtesad", arrested in Eslamshahr.
  • Student activist Seyed Zia  Nabavi back to prison at the end of furlough.

  • Gonabadi dervishes lawyer Mostafa Daneshjou freed at the end of his sentence.
  • Political activist Nader Jani released on a 4 days furlough.
  • Workers’ rights activist Ebrahim Madadi released on bail.
  • Release on a 5 days furlough of Mehdi Motamedi-Mehr.
  • Blogger Nasour Naghipour released on a 4 days furlough.
  • Workers’ rights activist Davoud Razavi released on bail.
  • Journalist Keyvan Samimi freed at the end of his sentence.

D-Other News
  • Human Rights activist Narges Mohammadi launches hunger strike.

News of injustice in Iran
  • One amputation in Khuzestan on Sunday.
  • One public hanging in Shiraz.
  • 5 hangings in Shiraz on Tuesday.
  • 4 hangings in Arak on Tuesday.
  • One public hanging in Minab on Tuesday.
  • 5 hangings in Rejaei Shahr on Wednesday.
  • One public hanging in Ghochan on Thursday.
  • 11 hangings in Ghezel Hesar.

University – Culture
  • VOA stops radio broadcast service in Persian.

Iran abroad
  • Iran’s Minister of Defense, Brigadier General Hossein Dehghan, travels to Iraq and meets with his Iraqi counterpart.
  • Velayati meets with President Assad in Damascus.
  • Taliban delegation travels to Iran.
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs summons Bahraini chargé d’affaires.
  • Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Valerie Amos on May 20 in Tehran.

Iran Politics
  • Following the protests of Ahwaz Rail Construction 60 workers dismissed.

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