Tuesday, 31 March 2015

Update: Alireza Farshi-Yakaneli Arrested

The record for Alireza Farshi-Yakaneli was updated.

Status: Arrested
Prison: Evin
Former student activist in University of Tehran and Sharif University of Technology - lecturer at Islamic Azad University, Jolfa branch. Dismissed from his post after arrest. 22 May 2009: Arrested in El Goli Park - Tabriz and sent to Tabriz prison for 3 months 2 Aug 2009: Released on bail 14 Nov 2009: Sentenced to 1 year 20 Jun 2010: Sentenced reduced on Appeals to 6 months 13 May 2011: Arrested at work 2 Jun 2011: Moved to Tabriz prison Assumed released 21 Feb 2014: Arrested in Tehran http://wp.me/p3qjFl-2nk 06 May 2014: Released on furlough on 100 million toman bail http://is.gd/MRDNDG 21 Feb 15: Arrested when requesting permission to celebrate Mother's Tongue Day http://is.gd/j7BmIG

Sentence: 6 months

Location/Home Town: Tabriz
Faith or Ethnicity: Azeri
Occupation or Activity: Political activist,Professor/Teacher,Civic Activist

Iran Prisoner List: http://hyperactivist.info/ipr.html