Mohammad Nourizad, Esmail (Zartosht) Ahmadi Ragheb, Davood (Hooshang) Nemati For, plus six more activists are among them.
Among the detainees were Hashem Zinali, the father of a student activist who was arrested and has been missing since July of 1999; while he was arrested, he shouted :After 17 years, This time i probably would have Knew what had happened to my son
Ms. Seamin Ayvaz-zadeh, 56, mother of political prisoner Omid Ali Shenas, who was arrested on November 21 and transferred with Laila pour Ghaffari and Shervin Yamani to Qerchak Prison in Varamin is currently on hunger strike. She suffers of high blood pressure and arrhythmia.
Reza Maleki, a former political prisoner as well as Mohsen Shoja and a number of other students of Ali Taheri, another political prisoner.
Mohsen Shoja and Ali Taheri's other students were taken to the Revolutionary Guards ward of Evin Prison
The whereabouts of Reza Maleki and Hashem Zainali are currently unknown.
Political prisoner Ali Moezzi stages hunger strike in Evin PrisonNCRI - Mr. Ali Moezzi, a political prisoner in Evin Prison, has gone on a hunger strike to protest the arrest of the families of political prisoners and in support of his cellmate Mr. Omid Ali Shenas.
The Iranian Resistance calls on the Iranian people and especially the brave youth to rise in support and solidarity with the families of political prisoners, especially those arrested recently. The Iranian Resistance also calls on all international human rights officials and organizations, especially the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, special rapporteurs on Arbitrary Detention and Torture, and the Special Rapporteur of Human Rights in Iran to strongly condemn this vicious crackdown and take urgent action for the immediate release of all individuals arrested.
arrested relatives of political prisoners on hunger strik
arrested protesters detained in Gharchak and Evin prison
Zeinali family is more defiant to back down after such measures, daughter says
Three women go on hunger strike at notorious women’s prison