Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Iran: further

In ward 350 of Evinprison incarcerated author, regime critic and Iran-Iraq war veteran, Mehdi Khazali wrote on the 50th day of his hungerstrike a letter to his wife on their wedding anniversary.
source: persianbanoo.wordpress.com

Many Afghan refugees are victimized by Iranian police, arrested, abused and brought to transitcamps at the Afghan border, from there they sent back to Afghanistan.
Among them many unaccompanied minors.
Iran adopted a legalization scheme last year that paved the way for Afghans to enter Iran legally with work visas.
source: freedomessenger

The political prisoner, teacher and literature professor Abdolreza Ghanbari who is sentenced to death, is in danger of imminent execution.
In 2009 he was arrested after the Ashuraprotests and was sentenced to death for waging war with god.
His pardon was denied.
source: freedomessenger

Amnesty International published a report named “We are ordered to crush you”: Expanding Repression of Dissent in Iran" which describes in detail how Iranian authorities have steadily cranked up repression of dissent in law and practice, launching a wave of arrests in recent months.
source: amnestyusa.org

The website israelnationalnew.com writes that the execution of the christian pastor Yousef Nadarkhani is postponed.
It is not clear how long.
source: israelnationalnews.com


In Iran there are childoffenders, still on death row.

Children are being hanged to death.
A child will be hanged to death.
Poster amnesty.nl

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