26 October 2014
Committee of Human Rights Reporters – Mahdieh Golru, student’s rights, human rights and woman’s rights activist has been arrested.
On the morning (...)
12 October 2014
Committee of Human Rights Reporters – Per reports security forces detained a number of activists who had gathered to advocate their support of (...)
12 October 2014
Committee of Human Rights Reporters – Masoumeh Gholizadeh, a PhD student in philosophy at Ankara University presented herself per court orders and (...)
27 September 2014
Committee of Human Rights Reporters – In the wake of the continued crackdown on Internet freedom, a number of activists who were arrested by the (...)
20 August 2014
Committee of Human Rights Reporters – According to obtained reports, in the past weeks at least 50 student and political activists were (...)
19 August 2014
Committee of Human Rights Reporters – After a short release for medical treatment, Salman Khalilpour, leftist political activist and poet, was (...)
7 August 2014
Committee of Human Rights Reporters – Following 2 months since his arrest, Saeed Shirzad, children’s rights and human rights activist was (...)
31 July 2014
Committee of Human Rights Reporters – In the course of the ongoing pressures and restrictions imposed on the country’s media and Internet outlets, (...)
8 July 2014
Committee of Human Rights Reporters – Labor activist Reza Shahabi held in Rajai Shahr prison has lost 15 kilograms and lost consciousness several (...)
20 June 2014
Committee of Human Rights Reporters – Per reports from areas surrounding Azadi Stadium, security forces violently attacked protestors during (...)
Committee of Human Rights Reporters – Akbar Montajebi and Reyhaneh Tabatabai, journalist who were detained in late January during a wave of arrests have been released on bail.
According to CHRR, Akbar Montajebi, editor at the political section of Aseman weekly, and Reyhaneh Tabatabai, reporter at Bahar newspaper have been released on bail from Evin prison. The 2 journalists are among a group of 18 journalists who were detained during a wave of arrests of reporters and news correspondents. Security agents arrested journalists at the offices of several media outlets and others at their homes. Akbar Montajabi was arrested at his place of work on January 27th and Reyhaneh Tabatabai was arrested at her home on January 31st.
Of the 18 journalists detained during this wave of arrests, so far 10 have been released on bail: Motehareh Shafiee, Ali Dehghan, Javad Daliri, Hossein Yaghchi, Fatemeh Sagharchi, Keyvan Mehregan, Emily Amrayee, Narges Joudaki, Reyhaneh Tabatabai, and Akbar Montajebi.
Eight journalists are still in custody behind bars at Evin prison: Milad Fadai Asl, Soleiman Mohammadi, Pejman Mousavi, Nasrin Takhayori, Sasan Aghaee, Pourya Ameli, Saba Azarpeik, and Ehsan Mazandarani.
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