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Month: March 2016

Jailed teachers, Ghanbari freed, Baghani released on bail but is being sent to exile

Jailed Teacher, Abdolreza Ghanbari, was released from prison on March 17, 2016 Ali Akbar Baghani released on bail but is exiled to the City of Zabol   Jailed Teacher, Abdolreza Ghanbari, was released from prison on March 17, 2016. Mr….

Iranian teachers, Mahmoud Beheshti Langroodi, Mohammad Reza Niknejad and Mehdi Bohlooli each sentenced to five years imprisonment

March 8, 2016 – Mahmoud Beheshti Langroodi, a spokesman for the Iranian Teachers’ Trade Association, Mohammad Reza Niknejad and Mehdi Bohlooli, both former board members of the ITTA Tehran, received their sentences on March 7, 2016 by Judge Moghiseh in…

Reza Shahabi, board member of Tehran and Suburbs Bus Workers’ Syndicate, sentenced to one year imprisonment and the Court of Appeal confirmed the sentence

Background information: In December 2014 Reza Shahabi was summoned to Evin prison’s prosecutor office, while he was still on a medical leave of absence from his prison sentence. He was interrogated about a protest by prisoners in section 350 of…