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Weekly News from Iran by lissnup and translated to English

News from Iran - Week 29

From the original post in French by @lissnup.

New Prisoner


  • Abdolrahman Changala, Kurdish prisoners, exiled to the prison in Yazd.
  • Abdolsalah Osmani, Kurdish prisoner, exiled to the prison in Yazd.

B-Arrest / Imprisonment
  • The reformist Ahmad Reza Ahmadipour arrested Monday in Qom.
  • Alireza Djavanmardi summoned to serve his sentence of 18 months in prison.
  • Hadi Hamidi Shafigh activist from Tabriz, whose marriage ban, he was arrested.
  • Mehdi Khazali arrested again Monday.
  • Mashallah Shamsolvaezin, journalist summoned to Evin to serve his sentence of 16 months.
  • Mostafa Tadjzadeh, back in prison after a leave of four days.
  • Tavakolnia Ahmad and his girlfriend arrested in Tehran metro and sent to Evin.
  • begins to serve his sentence in Hamedan.
  • Marzieh Vafamehr, actress stopped.
  • 12 people arrested at a party mixed Qazvin.
  • 2 men arrested as they doubled the rated movies in a cellar.
  • 300 arrests of Christians in Iran this year, many are still in prison.

  • Akbar Amini, who had climbed a crane on 25 Bahman, released on bail.
  • Feizollah Arab Sorkh released on bail, back to Evin Wednesday.
  • The union Nabiollah Bastani released and dismissed.
  • Javad Emam released on bail.
  • Mahdieh Golrou released on bail of $ 700,000.
  • Bahareh Hedayat released on bail of $ 150,000.
  • Massoud Lavassani released on bail.
  • The photo journalist Maryam Madjd bail.
  • Mohsen Mirdamadi released on bail, back to Evin Wednesday.
  • Behzad Nabavi released on bail.
  • Abdollah Ramezanzadeh released on bail, back to Evin Wednesday.
  • Mohammad Hossein Sohrabirad in bail.
D-Other News


  • 3 clients of the lawyer Mohammad Dadkhah write a letter to protest against the verdict that the heavy hit.
  • Khatami meets with families Mousavi and Karroubi.
  • Anwar Khesri stops his hunger strike after 50 days.
  • Mahnaz Mohammadi hospitalized from July 11 to 18.
  • Zaniar Moradi, Kurdish jail sentence of death is denied any medical care.
  • Kurdish journalist Kamal Sharifi stops his hunger strike began in May
  • No new Zeinal Said the student who died in 1999.
  • Cholera epidemic in the prisons of Ghezel Hessar, Rajai Shahr and Pardis.

News of injustice in Iran
  • The militant Kurdish Shahram Bolouri, currently on bail, sentenced to 4 ½ years in prison.
  • Students banned education Bashir Ehsani, sees his trial delayed again.
  • Mardan Maki, Kurdish militant religious sentenced to death.
  • Asghar, Bahman Behnam, Rahimi Yavar and Mokhtar, Kurdish religious militants on death row.
  • The detention of Marzieh Vafamehr extended for a month.
  • 30 hangings at the prison Vakil Abad Mashhad for drug trafficking.
  • Three public hangings in Kermanshah.
  • 4 hangings Rafsanjani and Djiroft.
  • 3 Goutchan hangings.
  • Masjed Soleiman in public flogging.
  • 140 secret executions in Birjand.

The university - Culture


  • "TehranTube" and "TehranWiki" are launched.
  • The registration fee for PhD students doubled.
  • The documentary IRAN, JONOBE Gharbi (Iran, South-West) Mohammad Reza Fartousi selected for the festival Jean Rouch.

The economy of Iran
  • 6 printing bankrupt in Tehran.
  • Iran offered a subway Chinese $ 4 billion

Iran abroad


  • Iran now controls three camps of the Kurdish opposition in Iraq.
  • Iran threatens to cut oil supplies to India in August if it does not pay the 5 billion it owes them.
  • 45% increase in the number of Iranian asylum seekers in Germany in one year.
  • Iraqi protesters block the road giving access to the main border crossing with Iran.