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A Children’s Right activist arrested in Tabriz

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said-shirzadHRANA News Agency- Saied Shirzad, Children’s Right activist, was arrested last night in Tabriz and was taken to an unknown place.

Journalist Saba Azarpeik arrested in Iran

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saba-azarpeikThe Guardian - Azarpeik, who has been critical of the state's treatment of journalists and opposition figures, was picked up by judicial authorities in Tehran

A former student activist arrested in Tehran

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masomeh-gholizadehHRANA News Agency - Masomeh Gholizadeh, former student and Left Wing activist, was arrested on the 21st May.

Iran security forces arrest a 15-year old Sunni boy

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prisonHRANA News Agency – A 15-year old boy and a Sunni teacher were arrested by security forces last week in Baneh, Kurdistan province of Iran.

Six Iranians arrested after posting 'Happy' on YouTube

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chadorAFP - Police said on Tuesday they had arrested six Iranians suspected of posting a version of US singer Pharrell Williams's hit song "Happy" on the Internet.

Mother and son arrested in Tehran to serve prison terms

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elham-farahani-shamim-naimiHRANA News Agency – Elham Faramani and her son Shamim Na’imi were arrested in Tehran on May 11 and taken to Evin prison.

Reformist journalist held by authorities

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sarajeddin-mirdamadiRadio Zamaneh - Sarajeddin Mirdamadi, an Iranian reformist journalist, has been taken into custody by Iranian authorities.

Labor Activists Remain in Prison for May Day Gathering

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arrest4The International Campaign for Human Right in Iran - Two leading workers’ rights activists, arrested by security forces in Tehran at an International Labor Day gathering on May 1, 2014, remain in prison.

Reformist activist arrested, taken to Evin Prison

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hossein-nouraninejadRadio Zamaneh - Hossein Nouraninejad, an Iranian political activist and member of the reformist Islamic Iran Participation Front party, was arrested on Monday April21.

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