Category Archives: Political prisoners

Esmail Abdi temporarily freed from jail

Esmail Abdi, the former General Secretary of the Tehran Teachers’ Trade Association, was temporarily released from jail on March 17th.

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Neda Naji released

After 303 days in detention, Neda Naji has been released temporarily. She was arrested at a peaceful May Day rally outside the Iranian regime’s parliament on May 1st 2019.
See also: Neda Naji: 300 days in prison!

Neda Naji: 300 days in prison!

Neda Naji

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Hassan Saidi’s five-year sentence upheld!

Hassan Saidi, one of the May Day 2019 detainees and a member of the Trade Union of the Tehran and Suburbs Vahed Bus Company, had been sentenced to five years’ imprisonment in a lower court. The appeal court has now upheld his sentence. Continue reading

Ali Nejati sentenced to five years in prison!

Ali Nejati

Ali Nejati

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Esmail Bakhshi returns to work

On December 6th 2019, Esmail Bakhshi returned to work. Continue reading

Neda Naji sentenced to five and a half years in prison!

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