Wednesday, June 09, 2010

Iran: further

Yesterday, June 8, another 5 people were hanged in Ghesel Hesarprison.
One man is named, Masoud (33), he was convicted for drugstrafficking.
Two others were 33 and 21 years old, both were convicted for kidnapping and sexual abuse.The other two men were not mentioned by name or age. They were convicted for rape.
According to Iran Human Rights were at least 19 people executed in the last 3 days in Iran.

Amnesty International made a report about prisoners of conscience in Iran since last year's election.
Its named: From Protest to Prison – Iran One Year After the Election.
Since June 2009 are hundreds of people detained in Iran.
Some names are:
Majid Tavakkoli, Emadeddin Baghi, Ahmad Zaidabadi, Abolfazl Abedini Nasr, Shiva Nazar hari, Mohammad Amin Valian, Hengameh Shahidi, Sayed Ziaoddin (Zia) Nabavi.

Amnesty International is very concerned about the wellbeing of these and hundreds of other prisoners of conscience.
Amnesty International is launching a one-year campaign to highlight their plight.

Green Voice of Iran writes also about this.
More then 50 people of Bahaifaith are in prison.
In Kurdistan are five people executed in the past months.
Lawyers, academics, students and journalists are detained.

Zahra Rahnavard, the wife of Mousavi gave an interview to the Italian newspaper Republica.
In this interview she tells that she would sacrifice her life for freedom and democracy.
The interview in english you can read at The Green Voice of Freedom.

enduring america

In Iran there are childoffenders, still on death row.

Children are being hanged to death.
A child will be hanged to death.

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