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4 Prisoners Executed in Central Prison of Uremia

Breathing in Confinement – 4 prisoners were executed today in Uremia Central Prison. According to the reports obtained by Prisoners’ Rights League in Iran (PRLI), 4 drug offenders were executed today in Central Prison of Uremia.

Mohammad Nazari Stopped Hunger Strike Conditionally

Breathing in Confinement – Mohammad Nazari stopped his hunger strike conditionally on its ninety-ninth day. According to the reports obtained by Prisoners’ Rights League in Iran (PRLI), Mohammad Nazari was allowed to hire a lawyer on the 99th day of his hunger strike and stopped his strike conditionally and for one month.

Execution of Amirhossein Pourjafar, Juvenile Offender Postponed

Breathing in Confinement – Amirhossein Pourjafar’s execution has been postponed and he will not be hanged tomorrow. Mojtaba Farahbakhsh, Amirhossein Pourjafar’s lawyer told the report of Prisoners’ Rights League in Iran (PRLI): “Fortunately the execution was postponed and the sentence is not going to be enforced tomorrow.”

Last Efforts to Postpone Juvenile Offender’s Execution

Breathing in Confinement – Amirhossein Pourjafar’s lawyer said his client’s execution might be postponed. According to the reports obtained by Prisoners’ Rights League in Iran (PRLI), the authorities of Tehran Judiciary are considering the possibility of postponing Amirhossein Pourjafar’s execution.

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URGENT ACTION HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVIST ON HUNGER STRIKE IN IRAN Human rights activist Latif Hasani, a member of Iran’s Azerbaijani minority who is serving a nine-year prison sentence, has been on hunger strike since 18 May in protest at the treatment of political prisoners in Iran. He is a prisoner of conscience who must be […]

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