Archive for July, 2011

Iranian blogger sentenced to 17 months of prison

Monday, July 18th, 2011

Peyman Roshan Zamir, a blogger and political activist from southern city Ahwaz was sentenced to 17 months of prison. He was accused of insulting Islamic republic’s Leader and propaganda against regime.

Plight of seven detained netizens in Iran

Monday, July 18th, 2011

Exactly one year after seven young netizens were arrested in a series of raids by intelligence ministry agents, Reporters Without Borders is reiterating the call for their release that it made in a letter on 23 February to United Nations…

Save Hossein Rongahi,Iranian blogger

Friday, July 8th, 2011

Hossein Rongahi’s father says that his son’s life is in danger. Hossein is a jailed blogger who needs urgent medical care. He was sentenced to 15 years of prison. Read more here.