RAHANA – Zahra Farajzadeh who is the wife of the Azeri activist, Ayat-Mehr-Ali Bigloo, was detained on June 19th in the 4th branch of Tabriz Revolutionary Court. According to Savalan… [Fortsätt läsa]
Hossein Nojvan, a Bazaar merchant, was arrested by intelligence agents in the Kurdish city of Mahabad. There is still no word on his status or whereabouts. Additionally, on June 20,… [Fortsätt läsa]
Majid Tavokoli along with an unknown number of political prisoners were moved to Ward350 of Evin Prison. Prison authorities have cut off phone lines in the ward citing the current… [Fortsätt läsa]
On June 10, 2010, several students were arrested in the city of Shiraz and taken to the detention centre belonging to the Ministry of Intelligence. According to the students’ lawyer… [Fortsätt läsa]
Tehran, Jun. 21 – From the Grapevine…
Opposition supporters on Sunday chanted ”Down with the principle of the velayat-e faqih” (absolute clerical rule) during a protest in the Tehran-Karaj train, and there were clashes with a number of Bassij militiamen and intelligence agents inside the station.
The uprising of the Iranian people on the occasion of the Fire Festival is continuing in many Iranian cities. Orumieh, the provincial capital of Western Azerbaijan, has seen its biggest… [Fortsätt läsa]