Archive for April, 2014

Condemn security forces brutal attack on political prisoners in Evin prison

April 23, 2014

 According to confirmed reports, on Thursday April 17, 2014, at about 8:30 am, an amalgam of security forces composed of Evin prison’s anti-riot unit, security staff from Judiciary, Intelligence Ministry and Guardian Corps’ members in civilian attire rushed into Ward 350 of Evin prison (Evin House of Detention) under pretext of inspecting the cell blocks. After physically inspecting each prisoner, they ordered all prisoners to leave their cells.  (more…)

Islamic Republic of Iran is responsible for Shahrokh Zamani’s life

April 8, 2014

April 5, 2014 – Mr. Shahrokh Zamani, a member of theFounding Board of the Syndicate of Paint Workers of Tehran and the Committee to Pursue the Establishment of Workers Organizations has been on hunger strike since March 8, 2014. His health is in great jeopardy. According to reports he is currently incarcerated at Ghezel Hesar prison in the city of Karaj. (more…)