Saturday, Aug 01st
Last update:04:12:37 PM GMT
Radiozamaneh - Mostafa Azizi, the Iranian television producer who has been jailed in Iran since February, has been sentenced to eight years in jail. News of Azizi's sentence was confirmed on the Facebook page of his son, Arash Azizi.
Radiozamaneh - A Nationalist-Religious website reports that Rafiei was charged with "activity and membership in the Nationalist-Religious Council, propaganda activities against the Islamic Republic regime by giving interviews to anti-regime media and issuing statements threatening security and using satellite equipment".
Radiozamaneh - Mostafa Tajzadeh, a prominent political prisoner and former deputy interior minister, was not released at the end of his six-year sentence and has to serve another sentence. The Human Rights Activists News Agency reported on Monday that Tajzadeh's six-year prison sentence has ended.
Mostafa Tajzadeh with his wife Fakhrolsaadat Mohtashamipour
Radiozamaneh - Shapour Ehsanirad, an executive member of the Free of Iranian Workers, was arrested by Islamic Republic security forces on Saturday May 16.
Iranhumanrights.org - Iran's Intelligence Ministry has repeatedly summoned and interrogated the well-known Iranian poet, documentary filmmaker, and member of the Board of Directors of the Iran Writers Association, Baktash Abtin, in recent days, and interrogations over his work and professional associations are likely to continue prior to his case being sent to court.
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