HRANA News Agency – Naim Abbasi, the brother of Ghazi Abbasi who was executed, has been arrested.
Radio Zamaneh - Iranian opposition websites report that a number of participants in today’s march marking the anniversary of the 1979 Revolution have been arrested by security forces.
The International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran - In an action labor leaders are calling “illegal,” security forces have arrested over 20 workers of the Chadormalu Mine in the central province of Yazd, including the head and the secretary of the labor , who stopped work as part of a contract negotiation and labor dispute. Prominent labor ist Mansour Osanloo told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran, “According to the Iranian Labor Law, when workers reach a dispute with their employers because of their pay or other guild demands, they have a right to stop work. Therefore they didn’t do anything illegal to warrant the arrests.”
Radio Zamaneh - Twenty workers at the Toos Asphalt Company have been arrested, according to the Ardkan governor, in the wake of protests on Tuesday against the firing of their representative.
HRANA News Agency – At least 45 Arab citizens of Ahvaz were arrested in the funeral of an Ahvazi poet.
HRANA News Agency – Abdulvahid Shah bakhsh and Mahmoud Shah bakhsh were sentenced to death in Revolutionary court of Zahedan.
The International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran - The Iranian Judiciary has announced charges against the seven Internet specialists arrested in December 2013, accusing them of collaborating with hostile foreigners and insisting on the harshest punishment available. One month after the IRGC Intelligence Unit arrested several Internet specialists in the city of Kerman, the Head of the Kerman Province’s Judiciary has stated the detainees’ charges as “executing projects and plans of anti-revolutionary foreign residents,” alleging that they worked for BBC Persian Service and the Green Voice of Freedom Website.
HRANA News Agency – The court of Salmas has sentenced 2 citizens of this city to life-long imprisonment on charge of supporting the Kurdish opposition group of PJAK.
HRANA News Agency – According to the announced sentences to Moulavi Fathi Mohammad Naghshbandi and his companion, four people are sentenced to death.
- Iranian poets arrested by Revolutionary Guards
- The Juvenile Offender Mohammad Reza Haddadi at Risk of Execution
- IRGC Forces Arrest Music Distributors, Pressure Them to Confess on Television
- One Week After Arrest, Detained Internet Technologists Appear Handcuffed on TV
- Netherlands-based filmmaker arrested in Tehran
- Iranian rapper and tech website staff arrested
- Death Sentences for Ahwazi Arab Cultural Activists
- Three more Sunni prisoners sentenced to execution
- 6 years of imprisonment for 3 Sunni prisoners
- Prison doctor arrested after probing blogger’s death
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