- Mahsa Naderi, Davvod Soleimani and Fariba Pajooh are denied medical care
Behzad Navai appeared before the court.
Farhad Pouladi, Habib Hajian, Hadi Haydari, Mohammad-Javad Mozafari, Mohammad-Amin Shirzad, Ebrahim Shirkavand and Maysam Vareh-Chehr were released.
Ehsan Fattahian has gone on hunger strike.
- Behzad Nabavi in Court
Nabavi was taken back to the hospital after the hearing. He was arrested in June, 2009 following the presidential election.
- Fariba Pajooh in Critical Mental and Physical State
Fariba Pajooh has been detained for 80 days and is reportedly in critical mental and physical state. During her detention, she has been systematically mistreated and verbally abused by prison guards. Evin prison guards refuse to give Pajooh her medication and prison officials are ignoring her repeated complaints.
Fariba Pajooh was arrested on August 22nd, 2009 and has yet to be charged.
- Saeed Nour-Mohammadi and Esmail Sahabeh Held Incommunicado
This morning Sahabeh’s father went to the prison hoping to see him but was denied visit by prison officials. Sahabeh’s father had an official authorization to visit his son but the interrogator opposed the visit.
Saeed Mohammadi was previously arrested after the election but was released after 62 days. Both men are held in Evin prison since October 21st when they were arrested. Yesterday 10 other Komail prayer detainees were transferred to a public ward in Evin.
- Mahsa Naderi in Critical Condition
Mahsa Naderi is a 19 years student in economics. She is currently serving her sentence in women’s ward of Evin prison.
- Parastoo Sarmadi was Denied Visit with her Detained Husband
Hossein Nourani-Nejad has been detained since his arrest 60 days ago.
- Hojat Sharifi Contacts his family
Sharifi was arrested with his wife, Nafiseh Zareh-Kohan. There is no news on the fate or whereabouts of Zareh-Kohan who is a journalist and a member of the Iranian Alumni Organization.
Ahmad Zaid-Abadi, Abdollah Momeni, Mohammad Sadeghi, Hassan asadi, Koohzad Esmaili and Mousa Saket are the other detained members of the Advar Tahkim Vahdat.
- Davood Soleimani in Need of Medical Care
Dr. Davood Soleimani is a former MP for Tehran and a member of the Participation Front. During his time in the parliament he was a member of the Majlis Culture Committee. Soleimani was also the deputy director of students’ affair at Tehran University. He was arrested on June 16th, 2009 and up until last week was held in solitary confinement. Soleimani is currently detained in a public ward in Evin prison.
- Ehsan Fattahian on Hunger Strike
Fellow political prisoners have announced that they would go on hunger strike if Fattahian’s execution takes place.
- 7 Detainees of 13 Aban Released
The AFP correspondent, Farhad Pouladi was released from prison today. Pouladi was arrested while covering 13 Aban protests.
5 detainees of Komail Prayer service were released from prison this afternoon. Hadi Haydari (cartoonist), Mohammad-Javad Mozafari, Mohammad-Amin Shirzad, Ebrahim Shirkavand and Maysam Vareh-Chehr were all arrested on October 22nd, 2009 during a Komail prayer service.
Human Right Activists in Iran