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SSF commander puts more limitations on youth’s freedoms

internetFreedom Messenger - The Commander of the Khuzestan State Security Forces said, “The sworn enemies of Iran have changed their methods of war and threats and have gone towards cultural threats and the soft war”…

Hossein Ronaghi Maleki returned to Evin prison after undergoing two kidney surgeries

Hossein_Ronaghi_MalekiPersian2English - According to reports, prison officials transferred Hossein Ronaghi Maleki from the hospital back to Evin prison this morning, after he had undergone two operations on his kidneys. The imprisoned blogger and human rights activist, who suffers from a dangerous kidney ailment, was transferred to a hospital on October 25th, after he refused to receive any medicines or treatment from the prison’s clinic. The protest was against the prison authorities’ prevention of Hossein’s transfer to a qualified hospital- even though a few weeks ago, Tehran Prosecutor Abbas Jafari-Dolatabadi had officially ordered the transfer.

Appeals court upheld 13-year prison sentence for cleric Ahmad Reza Ahmadpour

Ahmad_Reza_AhmadpourRahana - Ahmad Reza Ahmadpour, dissident cleric, blogger, former political prisoner and member of the Qom Hezbeh Mosharekat to be imprisoned for 13 years.

Europe lawmakers warn of humanitarian crisis at Iranian camp

Peoples-MujahedeenAFP - European parliamentarians issued a fresh warning Monday of a looming "humanitarian catastrophe" at an Iranian exiles' camp in Iraq and urged the UN to provide protection for its 3,400 residents.

Student activist Shabnam Madadzadeh imprisoned more than 1000 days + Her letter to Ahmed Shaheed

Shabnam_MadadzadehPersian2English - Shabnam Madadzadeh is a 24-year old Iranian university student and activist who, for the past three years, has endured more than 1000 days behind bars. She is currently held in Tehran’s Evin prison. She is forced to tolerate constant abuse and torture because no one hears her voice.

Mashhad police arrest 19 men and women for going to party

arrestedFreedom Messenger - Khabar Online state-run website : Agents of the Najafi Police Station in Mashhad arrested 19 men and women in a party… Police arrested 9 women and 10 men in an apartment building in the Pirouzi Boulevard in Mashhad after getting permits. Police investigations into this case are ongoing.

Student Activist Omid Rezaei Arrested

arrestedRahana - Omid Rezaei was arrested by Gilan Intelligence Ministry.

Authorities step up pressure on jailed lawyer

Javid-Houtan-KianRadio Zamaneh - Jailed Iranian lawyer Javid Houtan Kian is being subjected to further pressure by being moved to the methadone section of Tabriz Prison, the Human Rights Activists News Agency reports.

Saeed Malekpour again sentenced to death with an additional 7.5 years imprisonment

Saeed_malekpourRahana - The death sentence that had been struck down by the country’s Supreme Court has been reinstated by Branch 28 of the Revolutionary Court presided by Judge Moghiseh

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