mardi 2 juin 2015

Week 21 - 2015

Prisoners’ News
A- Transfers
  • Naser-Mohammad Tilas-Al-Silavi (Abu-Anas) transferred to Karoun prison.
  • Ali-Akbar Baghbani, Secretary General for the Teacher’s Union in Iran, transferred to Rejaei Shahr.
  • Abolghasem (Javad) Foulodvand transferred back from hospital to Rejaei Shahr.
  • Mehdi Karoubi transferred to hospital for eye surgery.
  • Khosro Mansourian transferred back from hospital to Evin.
  • Zahra Rahnavard transferred to hospital for eye surgery.

B-Arrests-Detentions
  • Workers’ rights activist Jafar Azimzadeh arrested.

C-Liberations
  • Behzad Arabgol released on furlough.
  • Negar Haeri released on bail.
  • Baha’i Shamis Mohajer freed at the end of her sentence.
  • Masoud Pedram freed at the end of his sentence.
  • Ali Zakeri released on furlough.

News of injustice in Iran
  • Atena Farghdani sentenced to 14 years.
  • One hanging in Ardebil on Saturday.
  • 6 hangings in Ghezel Hesar on Sunday.
  • 3 public floggings in Joghatai.
  • 8 executions in Ghezel Hesar on Monday.
  • One hanging in Rejaei Shahr on Tuesday.
  • 22 hangings in Ghezel Hesar on Tuesday.
  • 3 public executions in Mashhad.
  • 2 hangings in Kerman.
  • One hanging in Gachsaran.
  • One hanging in Tabriz.

Protests
  • End of 35 days strike in Safa Pipes.

Iran abroad
  • Velayati attends CICA conference in Beijing.
  • Six agricultural agreements are signed between Iran and France relating to “agriculture, fisheries, animal husbandry, and gardening”.

Iran Economics
  • Yarn factory closure throws 100 more women out of work.

Iran Politics
  • Larijani reinstated as Iran's parliament speaker.


 
As usual, list of political prisoners in Iran: http://hyperactivist.info/ipr.html
Please help us to keep it updated