After 45 day illegal detention Ali Aazaadi has called home
According to the Coordinating Committee on Wednesday 17 April, Ali Aazaadi, labour activist and member of Coordinating Committee who was arrested on bogus charges by the Information Office in Sanandaj and has been detained for the past 45 days has in a phone call to his wife announced his interrogations completed and called his continued detention illegal.
Ali has complained about his critical health and the authorities’ unwillingness to provide the necessary care and medication. He has also complained about unsanitary conditions of the detention.
Ali’s family are worried about Ali’s health.
We along with Ali’s family, his friends and his colleagues in the Coordinating Committee, honourable people of Sanandaj and workers all over Iran demand Ali’s immediate and unconditional release.
Forming Our Own Political and Trade Organizations is Our Right!
Behzaad Faraj-ollahi, a labour rights activist and a member of Coordinating Committee in Sanandaj was released on bail after about 2 month detention. Behzaad has not been charged yet.
Iran Sanandaj: 2013-04-10
According to the Coordinating Committee Behzaad Farj-ollaahi was released on bail yesterday, Tuesday 9 April [read the original press release in Farsi here].He was received by family members, friends and colleagues from the Coordinating Committee.
We congratulate Behzaad , his family members, Coordinating Committee and honorable people of Sanandaj on Behzad’s release.
We demand unconditional release of Ghaaleb Hoseini and Ali Aazaadi, as well as all other jailed labour and political activists.
Coordinating Committee has in a separate press release[read the original press release in Farsi here]reported that Haamed Mahmood-nezhaad, Khaaled Hoseini and Vafaa Ghaaderi who were also released on bail appeared yesterday Tuesday 09 April 2013 in front of the branch 5 of Sanandaj Court to defend themselves against charges, “membership in the Coordinating Committee”!
Coordinating Committee reports that these three members of the Committee have defended their membership in the Committee and the Committee’s positions.
Iran, Sanandaj: 2013-04-08
[Coordinating Committee’s report in Farsi]
In 2 month have family members, friends and colleagues of the detained Coordinating Committee members protested outside the “Information” office in Sanandaj.
Coordinating Committee reports that after 2 month struggle of the families and friends and colleagues, 3 of the detained labour activists were today, 8 April freed on bail. A jubilant crowd of family members, friends and members of the Coordinating Committee-Sanandaj received these beloved activists outside the court. Those released today are : Vafaa Ghaaderi, Haamed Mahmood-nezhad, and Khaaled Hoseini. CCHFWO reports that the Behzaad Faraj-ollahi’s bail is also sett at 50 Million Tuman and the paper work for his release is not completed yet.
There is no news of the charges and conditions of Ghaaleb Hoseini and Ali Aazaadi.
We congratulate our class comrades, released worker activists, their families and friends,the honorable people of Sanandaj and of course the Coordinating Committee on this victory.
We demand release of Ghaaleb Hoseini and Ali Aazaadi and all other labour activists.