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Human Rights Violations Report | Part 2: Week of September 13, 2010

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Majid Tavakoli prison sentence upheld to 8.5 years

Appeals Court upheld a prison sentence of 8 and a half years for student Majid Tavakoli. Tavakoli is an Engineering Student at Polytechnic University and a member of the Islamic Student Union. He was detained December 7, 2009 on Student Day in Iran after giving a speech in a student gathering.

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تایید حکم هشت سال و نیم زندان مجید توکلی در دادگاه تجدیدنظر

Human Rights Activist Shiva Nazar Ahari Sentenced to 6 Years in Prison & 76 Lashes

Shiva Nazar-Ahari, human rights activist and a member of Committee of Human Rights Reporters (CHRR) was sentenced to 6 years in prison, exile to Izzeh, and 76 lashes. The sentences were issued by Judge Pir Abassi in branch 26 of Tehran’s Revolutionary Court.

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شیوا نظرآهاری به شش سال حبس، تبعید به زندان ایذه و ۷۶ ضربه شلاق محکوم شد

Reza Shahabi in Prison Limbo despite Poor Health

Reza Shahabi, a member of the Tehran Bus Union’s board of directors has been held in prison limbo for over 3 months. His temporary detention warrant has been extended until October 11th. He is currently in Ward 209 of the Evin Prison.

شرایط حاد جسمی و تداوم بلاتکلیفی رضا شهابی در زندان اوین

Student Activist Rahim Hemmati Disappeared

Rahim Hemmati, a Nationalist-Religious activist and a member of the Youth Branch of the Militant Muslim Movement, has disappeared since Sunday. Rahim Hemmati’s friends have stated that he was in Tehran on September 12th and had left home at 8 pm. No one has heard from him since then and he has not contacted his family.

رحیم همتی ناپدید شد

Mohammad Amin Valian released on leave

Mohammad Amin Valian student and member of the Central Council of the Islamic Association of the University of Damghan, a post-Ashura protest detainee who was arrested, charged with Moharebeh and sentenced to death has been released on leave.

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محمد امین ولیان به مرخصی آمد

Three Baluch Citizens in Danger of Execution

The Baluchestan Human Rights Activists Association has reported that 3 Baluch residents by the names of Naser Shahbakhsh, Lael Mohammad Shahbakhsh and Khaled Shahbakhsh are in danger of execution.

سه جوان بلوچ با خطر اعدام مواجه هستند

Civil Rights Activist Hassan Balaei Detained

Hassan Balaei, an Azeri civil rights activist and the head of a hiking group was detained on Saturday Sept. 4, 2010 by the Intelligence officials of Parsabad (located in Mogahan) and transferred to an undisclosed location.

بازداشت حسن بالایی فعال مدنی در مغان

A prisoner is executed after enduring 173 lashes

A 25 year old youth was hanged in Khooran prison in Varamin, charged with rape, kidnapping, creating mayhem, intentional destruction of property and obscenity and was sentenced to 25 years imprisonment, 173 lashes, payment of blood money and execution.

یک زندانی پس از تحمل ۱۷۳ ضربه شلاق به دار آویخته شد



Weekly Report by Roya Irani for Persian2English

*This report is being compiled each week in honor of all the university students, mothers, fathers, and human rights activists in Iran being unjustly detained, tortured, raped and killed by their government. Don’t be afraid, we are all together.

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    1. Menschenrechtsbericht (Persian2English) | Woche vom 13. September 2010 – Teil 2 | Julias Blog
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