BREAKING NEWS – 75 Iranian Political Prisoners Pardoned While 9 Received Reduced Sentences

August 16th, 2012 [Kaleme] – According to reports by Kaleme, as of Thursday August 16th, 2012, 75 political  were released from Evin prison having been pardoned by the Supreme Leader of Iran. The sentences of 9 additional political prisoners were reduced.  The list includes 7 women from Evin’s Female Ward, 69 prisoners from Evin’s General Ward 350, Ghasem Sholeh Sadi, who had served his full sentence and 9 prisoners whose sentences have been reduced.

The list of the political prisoners granted pardon and released from Evin prison as of Thursday August 16th, 2012 is as follows: (this list will continue to change as additional news arrives from Iran)

 

1. Hamid Reza Izadi Yari

2. Ali Reza Akhavan

3. Behnam Nazari

4. Amir Bahmani

5. Mohsen Pour Rezyaii

6. Mohammad Reza Pounaki

7. Hassan Tabrizi

8. Mohammad Reza Ghaghi Nejad Kashani

9. Amir Ehsan Tehrani Sekhavat

10. Hossein Sabet

11. Mohsen Javadi Afzali

12. Abtin Jahaniyan

13. Hamid Reza Khadem

14. Abdol Reza Dehghan

15. Sepehr Ebrahimi

16. Ahmad Rabiee

17. Mehdi Rezaii

18. Arash Riki

19. Ali Salem

20. Ali Reza Samiee

21. Mohammad Hossein Sohrabirad

22. Ebrahim Shokouhi Zadeh

23. Hesam Shahsavari

24. Keyvan Shirazi

25. Mohammad Esmail Sahabeh Tabrizi

26. Soroush Safavordi

27. Reza Azizi

28. Mikael Azimi

29. Amir Maghamifar

30. Ali Akhavan

31. Sarang Etehadi

32. Naser Azarnia

33. Masoum Fardis

34. Moshtagh Forouharpak

35. Erfan Ghanehifard

36. Amir Abdollah Kazemi

37. Mohammad Mehdi Kariman Eghbal

38. Mehdi Kouhkan

39. Ali Reza Kia

40. Amir Latifi

41. Farzan Matini Asl

42. Ramin Chavoshi

43. Rahman Bouzari

44. Shahab Dehghani

45. Adel Mohammad Hosseini

46. Ali Mostafaee

47. Hamid Reza Moghadasi

48. Ali Mollahaji

49. Ali Malihi

50. Houman Mousavi

51. Reza Moulavi

52. Poriya Naderi

53. Navid Nezhat

54. Omid Norouzian

55. Ali Nazari

56. Mehdi Farahani

57. Mazdak Ali Nazari

58. Ashkan Alhiyari

59. Mohammad Javad Shahpari

60. Farshad Ghorbanpour Sheykhani

61. Arash Rahai Mehr

62. Ayoub Ghanbarpourian

63. Ali Goudarzi

64. Mojtaba Ahmadi

65. Amir Ali Agha Yari

66. Javad Rastjou

67. Ali Reza Samiee

68. Hoda Arab Oladi

69. Hamzeh Karami

 

The following prisoners 9 were granted reductions in their sentences:

 

1. Reza Ansari Rad – remaining sentence reduced by 1/2

2. Saeed Mahmoudi Bagheri – remaining sentence reduced by 1/2

3. Abdollah Jafari – remaining sentence reduced by 1/2

4. Mohammad Reza Goli Zadeh Akhlaghi – remaining sentence reduced by 1/2

5. Javad Toumari – remaining sentence reduced by 1/2

6. Ali Akbar Mohammad Zadeh – remaining sentence reduced by 1/2

7. Omid Kharazmiyan – Remaining sentence reduced by 2/3

8. Kazem Motamed – Sentence reduced by 2 years

9. Ahmad Karimi – Sentenced reduced by 2 years

 

Women released from Evin’s Female ward include:

 

1.Nazanin Khosravani

2. Sadaf Sabetiyan

3. Mojgan Mohammadian

4. Shamim Zeyn Alabedini

5. Ashraf Alikhani

6. Masoumeh Yavari

7. Mitra Aali

Ghasem Sholeh Sadi and Ghaslani Pour, two political prisoners at Evin’s ward 350 who had completed their full sentences were also released.

Source: Kaleme:  http://kaleme.org/1391/05/26/klm-110066/

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