2 student activists were arrested in Neishabour and Tehran
Jamia Aryai News Agency – Security officers arrested two students in Neishabour city, Tehran city
According to Jamia Aryai News Agency, citing the Union Students’ Council of the country, on Saturday, October 2, 1401, Hossein Rahad, a master’s student in the field of Persian language and literature at Neishabor University, was arrested by the security forces.
Also, on Tuesday, October 5, 1401, Ramin Kiyani, the secretary of the International Relations Scientific Association of Tehran University and a bachelor’s student in the field of international relations at Tehran University, was arrested by the security forces.
Until the moment of writing this report, there is no information available about the arresting body, the reason for the arrest, the legal basis of the accusations, and the place of detention of these citizens.
On September 31, 1401, Amnesty International issued a statement calling for immediate global action to deal with the deadly suppression of protests against the death of Mahsa Amini.
Since the announcement of the death of Mehsa (Zina) Amini, a 22-year-old girl who traveled from Saqez city to Tehran to meet her relatives and was arrested by security police officers on the pretext that the hijab was inappropriate, and after being transferred to the detention center The security police in Tehran died. There are widespread protests about the operation of the Irshad patrol in different cities of the country
Suppressing citizens and filing accusations based on the scenario of security agencies violates Article 19 of the Universal Declaration and Article 19 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights approved on December 16, 1966.
The impossibility of access to a lawyer and the denial of access to other requirements in a judicial process violates Article 9 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and Article 9 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights approved on December 16, 1966.
Also, people’s right to a fair trial by an impartial judge, interrogator, and investigator is one of the rights emphasized in Article 10 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
In Article 5 of the Criminal Procedure Law, it is emphasized on informing the accused as soon as possible about the alleged charges and providing the right of access to a lawyer and other defense rights mentioned in the law.