Summons, arrest or imprisonment

Agoshi is not free yet

  Mafnews: Mohammad Amin Agoshi,who is in Tabriz Central Prison since last April , has been held in the quarantine ward of this prison, since four months ago in an undecided Read more...

Ailing Political Prisoner Imprisoned for Facebook Posts Denied Medical Care

Soheil Arabi, who is currently serving a seven-and-a-half year prison sentence for the content of his social media posts, is being denied urgent medical care, his lawyer told Read more...

Asadzadeh sentences to 3 years and one day

  DCHRK: Asadzadeh was arrested on charge of “cooperation with a Kurdish opposition party ”   According to a reliable source for the Democracy Center for the Human Read more...

Execution or Retribution

Iran: Nine Prisoners Hanged

  Nine prisoners were recently hanged in Iran. Two unidentified prisoners were reportedly hanged at Mashhad’s Vakilabad Prison on Sunday February 12 on murder charges, Read more...

Judge Salavati Threatens Iranian-Born Swedish Resident With Death Penalty On Day One of Trial

Iranian-born Swedish resident Ahmadreza Jalali, who has been detained in Tehran without due process since April 2016, was threatened with the death penalty on the first day of Read more...

Workers

Iran fashion workers jailed for ‘spreading prostitution’

Twelve people involved in the fashion industry in Iran are reported to have been jailed for “spreading prostitution” Read more...

South Carolina Tech Worker Visiting Iran Can’t Return to US

Unable to enjoy what was supposed to be a three-week vacation with her family in Iran, Nazanin Zinouri now worries Read more...

Border Courier

Two Iranian Kurdish Border Couriers Killed by Border Guards

The Iranian border guards opened fire at some Kurdish backpack carriers known as ‘Kolber’ in Salmas...

Iran authorities intimidate elderly Kurdish Border Courier for role in BBC TV report

  The Iranian authorities have summoned and intimidated 70-year-old Kurdish Border Courier worker Khazer Askarzadeh who...

Snow dominates Iranian Kurdistan, kills border couriers

Heavy snowfall in Iranian Kurdistan on Sunday cut power and gas and buried border couriers (kulbar)....
Suicide or murder

Iran: Suicide fears for ailing British-Iranian prisoner of conscience

Fears are growing for the physical and mental health of Nazanin Zaghari Ratcliffe, a British-Iranian charity Read more...

Rajai Shahr Prison’s Warden Arrested for Importing Drugs into the Prison

  Maf News: Najmeddin Hossaini, the chief of section 2 of Rajai Shahr Prison has been arrested on charge of importing..

2 Prisoners Hanged in Prison of Kerman

  Maf News: Two prisoners who had been convicted of murder were hanged earlier this week in Kerman. According to the..
Iran

Rouhani: Iran’s military power is ‘purely defensive’

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday declared Iran’s military power was “purely defensive.” Rouhani’s Read more...

Exclusive: U.S. expected to impose fresh sanctions on Iranian entities – sources

Reuters The United States is expected to impose sanctions on multiple Iranian entities as early as Friday following Tehran’s recent ballistic..

Kurdish leader urges Iranian security forces to side with protesters

  Maf News: A Kurdish opposition leader called on members of the Iranian security forces on Friday not to turn their..
World

Khamenei: Trump shows depth of corruption in US

  The new US President proves America’s human rights is no longer tenable, said the Iranian Supreme Leader on Tuesday amid..
Latest News Prison

Agoshi is not free yet

  Mafnews: Mohammad Amin Agoshi,who is in Tabriz Central Prison since last April , has been held in the quarantine ward..
Latest News Execution

Iran: Nine Prisoners Hanged

  Nine prisoners were recently hanged in Iran. Two unidentified prisoners were reportedly hanged at Mashhad’s Vakilabad Prison on Sunday February..
Latest News Workers

Iran fashion workers jailed for ‘spreading prostitution’

Twelve people involved in the fashion industry in Iran are reported to have been jailed for “spreading prostitution” via images posted..