massoud bastani

June 13, 2011

Journalist Transferred from Solitary Cell Only After Retracting Complaints of Abuse

Journalist Transferred from Solitary Cell Only After Retracting Complaints of Abuse A source with knowledge of journalist Massoud Bastani's situation in Rajaee Shahr Prison, told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran said that after retracting a complaint against the soldier who abused him, Bastani was transferred from his solitary cell to the General Ward.... read more
March 7, 2011

Journalist’s Mother: “She Was Arrested in Her Car”

Journalist Mahsa Amrabadi's mother, Maryam Amrabadi, spoke with the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran after her daughter was arrested during protests on 1 March in Tehran. "She called us at three o'clock in the morning to tell us that she was in Evin Prison. She said 'there is no need for you to come to Tehran, I am doing well and everything will be resolved [soon]. I will return home soon,'" Maryam Amrabadi told the Campaign.... read more
November 29, 2010

Massoud Bastani: 500 Days in Prison Without a Single Hour of Furlough

Five hundred days have passed since journalist Massoud Bastani was arrested and imprisoned. His wife, Mahsa Amrabadi, told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran that she hopes her husband will be allowed furlough and that his situation will improve if a UN Human Rights Commission envoy is dispatched to Iran. ... read more