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Iran: Political prisoners are in critical condition

NCRI – Security and intelligence forces in a prison in the city of Saqez, Kurdistan, attacked several imprisoned political and religious activists on Saturday, September 14. The security forces also provoked several ordinary prisoners to join them in this attack, beating the prisoners.

The prison wards then transferred one of the prisoners, identified as Farzad Samadi to solitary confinement and deprived two other political and religious activists, Othman and Aram Mikael from having visitors and phone calls.
A political activist, who was arrested and sentenced to three years in prison on December 27, 2009, during the uprising in Iran, has been transferred to ward 350 of Evin Prison. Ervin Sedaqati has been charged with provoking the public for protest.

Another conscience prisoner, from the Arab minority, who has been sentenced to death, is transferred to an unknown location.

Hadi Rashedi, a Chemistry professor is one of the 5 Arab minorities from Ahvaz who had been sentenced to death in the Revolutionary Court.