Daily Brief of Human Rights Violation in Iran April 17, 2021 news obtained by the Human Rights Center of No to prison, no to execution on the human rights violation in different cities of Iran during the past 24 hours.
Shiraz-Still after 10 days after their detention, Baha’i citizens: Saeed Etehad, Qasem Masoumi, Siamamk Honarvar, Soroosh Abadi, Ms. Sediqeh Aqdasi, Ms. Alieh Frootan and Behrooz Farzandi-Ardakani, residing in Shiraz, are still confined at solitary cells. These citizens were detained by IRGC Intelligence on April 6, 2021, after their homes were searched and some of their personal belongings were confiscated. They were taken to one of the detention centers under the observation of this security organ.
Tehran- Mojtaba Hosseini, former political prisoner confined at Evin Prison and a cell-mate of Ali Younesi, Iranian elite student, who is a witness to his tortures said that during his interrogation, Ali Younesi has been severely tortured and his sight has been damaged.
Karaj- Ata Babakhani, a member of Tehran and Suburbs Vahed Bus Driving Enterprise was summoned to branch No.1 of Karaj Revolution Court. He should have been present there on April 17, 2021, to face his charges.
Zanjan- Mehdi Sohrabi, a reporter for “Seday-e-Zanjan” (Zanjan’s voice) website who had revealed the actions of the City Councils and the municipalities was summoned to judiciary centers.
Gonbad Kavoos- On Tuesday April 13, 2021, Sohrab Mesgari, who was charged with murder and confined since four years ago, was executed at Gonbad Kavoos Prison.
Baneh and Oshsnavieh- Two young Kolbars (border porters) from Banehs and Oshnavieh; Zaher Khedrzadeh and Farshat Khosmaram were shot at by IRGC forces and got wounded
Tehran- News received from the Great Tehran Prison says that launch has been omitted from the meals at this prison in the month of Ramadan even for those who are not able to fast.
Kermanshah- Musha’allah Sabzi, son of Mohammad-Ali, confined at Kermanshah Dizel Abad Prison is sentenced to death. As there were not enough evidence for issuing this decree and the offender himself has not confessed to it despite being tortured, the judges of the case have bribed two persons to swear to Qoran that he had committed the murder, then they issued the death sentence!
Baluchistan- The fifth fuel porter stuck at the border died from hunger and thirst. Fazl Sabzal who was stuck along with hundreds of other fuel porters in the border between Iran and Pakistan since days ago, being blocked by IRGC forces from entering Iran, lost his life of hunger and thirst. In the heat of that region they don’t have any shade too to take refuge under it.
Amnesty International- On Thursday April 15, 2021, Amnesty International warned that Jamshid Sharmahad an Iranian-German citizen who is incarcerated in Iran since eight months ago is facing execution. It sent a letter to Ibrahim Raisi, the head of Iran Judiciary calling for unconditional release of this political prisoner. The report says that Sharmahad has been denied access to an independent lawyer and fair trial.
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