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  • Nasrin Abdollahi

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    .Nasrin Abdollahi is from Dehloran. She was arrested and convicted during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Sanam Kazeruni

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Jafar Esmaeilzadeh

    Iran

    Shiaa

    Turk

    Jafar Esmaeilzadeh is a martial arts instructor and civil rights activist in Tabriz. In recent years he and his son Milad Esmaeilzadeh have been summoned, arrested, and incarcerated.

  • Reza Montazeri

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Jafar Panahi

    62 years old

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Turk

    Jafar Panahi is an Iranian filmmaker and writer from Miyaneh. He was arrested twice in 2019 and was later sentenced by the revolutionary court to prison and banned from screenwriting.

  • Fatemeh Hafezinia

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Fatemeh Hafezinia is from Dehloran. She was arrested and convicted during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Ali Bay

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Omid Hassanzehi

    Iran

    Sunni

    Baluch

    امید حسن‌زهی فرزند شیرمحمد و اهل زاهدان است. اوهم‌زمان با اعتراضات در مناطق مختلفی از استان سیستان‌وبلوچستان در واکنش به تجاوز فرمانده پلیس چابهار به یک دختر ۱۵ ساله بلوچ و اعتراضات سراسری در واکنش به قتل مهسا امینی بازداشت شد.

  • Negar Ighani

    Iran

    Bahá`í

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Ali Hosseini

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Mehdi Sharif

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Leyli Karami

    Iran

    Bahá`í

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    Leyli Karami is a Bahai citizen living in Shiraz. She was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Amir Dehghani

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Parisa Sohrabi

    Iran

    Shiaa

    Turk

    Parisa Sohrabi is from Tabriz. She was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder due to her activities on Twitter about women's rights.

  • Bita Veysi

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

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  • Pouya Mazloumi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    Pouya Mazloumi is a worker from Langroud living in Tehran and a graduate of performative literature from Kharazmi University. He was arrested during the countrywide uprising in response to Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Mehran Mohabbati

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Fatemeh Mirani

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Fatemeh Mirani is from Dehloran. She was arrested and convicted during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Aida Rasti Ghalati

    Iran

    Bahá`í

    Unknown

    .Aida Rasti is a Bahai citizen in Tehran. She was arrested in October 2022 by the Intelligence Ministry agents at her home in a new wave of arrests of Bahai citizens.

  • Sina Beheshti

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Lor (category in progress)

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  • Mohsen Ahmadi

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Mohsen Ahmadi is from Dehloran. He was arrested and convicted during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Fatemeh Shahvali

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Fatemeh Shahvali is from Dehloran. She was arrested and convicted during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Hasan Younesi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Unknown

    .Hasan Younesi is an attorney, civil rights activist, and son of Ali Younesi, the Minister of Intelligence of President Khatami during the reform period. He was one of the attorneys who followed up on the cases of executions including the execution of Navid Afkari. He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Farhad Omidi

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Farhad Omidi is from Dehloran. He was arrested and convicted during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Asma Pourmorad

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Asma Pourmorad is from Dehloran. She was arrested and convicted during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Hashem Amini

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Sepideh Salarvand

    Iran

    Unknown

    Unknown

    .Sepideh Salarvand is a documentary filmmaker, social researcher, and children's rights activist. She was arrested among many others during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Ali Banaeiyan

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    Ali Banaeiyan lives in Isfahan. He was arrested among many others during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Fariba Dalir

    Iran

    Christian

    Unknown

    Fariba Dalir is a Christian convert. She was arrested for religious activities and her husband and several other Christian converts. Ms. Dalir was eventually sentenced to two years in Tehran’s Evin prison for “acting against national security by establishing and leading an Evangelical Christian church.”

  • Mostafa Mousavi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Nosrat Beheshti

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Maryam Tahmasebi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Marjan Davoudi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Kurd

    She was arrested during the national uprising triggered by the murder of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Niloufar Fathi

    Iran

    Unknown

    Unknown

    .Niloufar Fasthi is a math teacher in Tehran. She was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Morad Danesh

    Iran

    Sunni

    Baluch

    Morad Danesh is from Nikshahr in Sistan and Balochistan. He was arrested during the protests across Sistan and Balochistan province in response to the rape of a 15-year-old Baloch girl by the chief of police of Chabahar and the murder of Mahsa Amini.

  • Mojtaba Abbasi

    Iran

    Dervish

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Ali Akbar Rigi

    Iran

    Sunni

    Baluch

    Ali Akbar Rigi is from Zahedan. He was arrested during the protests across Sistan and Balochistan province in response to the rape of a 15-year-old Baloch girl by the chief of police of Chabahar and the murder of Mahsa Amini.

  • Mohammad Rezvani

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Lor (category in progress)

    Mohammad Rezvani is a customs agent from Gachsaran. He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Babak Moradifar

    Iran

    Unknown

    Unknown

    Babak Moradifar is a law student and a political activist. He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Zeynab Alipour

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Pegah Fakhraei

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Unknown

    Pegah Fakhraei lives in Tehran. She was arrested and sentenced to prison during the national uprising in response to the murder of Mahsa Amini.

  • Nastuh Nikkhah Bahrami

    Iran

    Unknown

    Unknown

    Nastuh Nikkhah Bahrami was arrested during the national uprising of 2022 in relation to the Ekbartan complex case.

  • Javad Ayati

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Javad Ayati is from Mahabad. He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Mahshid Zahedpasand

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Unknown

    مهشید زاهدپسند شهروند ساکن شهریار است. او هم‌زمان با خیزش سراسری در واکنش به قتل مهسا امینی بازداشت و به حبس شد.

  • Ashkan Morovvati

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    اشکان مروتی ورزشکار اهل سنندج است. او هم‌زمان با آغاز اعتراضات سراسری در واکنش به قتل مهسا امینی بازداشت شد. ویدیوی از مقاومت او درمقابل ماموران حکومتی که منجر به زخمی‌شدن او با گلوله جنگی و ساچمه‌ای شد در شبکه‌های اجتماعی به‌صورت گسترده همرسان شد.

  • Bayan Azizi

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Bayan Azizi is a women's rights activist, poet, and author. She is from Baneh and lives in Sanandaj. She was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Bapir Barzeh

    Iran

    Sunni

    Kurd

    He was arrested on the charge of “cooperating with opposition groups”

  • Sajjad Hasheminejad

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Mohammad Khoshrou

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Lor (category in progress)

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  • Zahra Moradkhanlou

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Turk (category in progress)

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  • Ehsan Pirbornash

    Iran

    Unknown

    Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani

    Ehsan Pirbornash is a satirist and sports journalist. He was arrested among many others during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Pouria Javadi

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Pouria Javadi is from Karzan county near Sirvan. He was arrested along with his wife, Maryam Haghgou, on the charge of collusion with dissident parties.

  • Samin Khanzadeh

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Hojat Mirzaei

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Turk

    Hojat Mirzaei is from Tabriz. He was arrested in Tehran during the national uprising.

  • Naser Mousavi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Arshiya Takdastan

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    Arshia Takdastan is from Noshahr. He was arrested when he was 18 during the national uprising of 2022 and was sentenced to death in a vague and rushed trial.

  • Shahin Rasouli

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Probably Kurd (category in progress)

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  • Mehdi Mohammadifard

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .Mehdi Mohammadifard is from Noshahr. He was arrested when he was 18 during the national uprising of 2022 and was sentenced to death in a vague and rushed trial.

  • Samira Rezapour

    Iran

    Unknown

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Aref Janatian

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Farahnaz Nazeri

    Iran

    Unknown

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Elham Saririzadeh

    Iran

    Unknown

    Probably Lor (category in progress)

    They/he/she was arrested during the national uprising triggered by the murder of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Soheil Jahangiri

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Majid Kazemi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Saleh Mirhashemi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Faranak Jafari

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Lor (category in progress)

    Faranak Jafari is an aerospace graduate from Isfahan Industrial University and an ultralight pilot. She was arrested during the countrywide uprising in Iran in reaction to the murder of Mahsa Amini.

  • Yousef Akh Sheykh

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Lor (category in progress)

    They/he/she was arrested during the national uprising triggered by the murder of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Eghbal Faraji

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Turk (category in progress)

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  • Mahsa Amini

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Mahsa (Zhina) Amini was born in September 2000 in Saqez. She was arrested by the morality police during a family trip to Tehran. According to witnesses and evidence, police forces heavily assaulted her after the arrest. She died three days later in Kasra Hospital in Tehran. Her murder became a trigger for the widespread uprising in Iran.

  • Manouchehr Mehman Navaz

    Iran

    Unknown

    Unknown

    Manouchehr Mehman Navaz was arrested among many others during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder. He was denied a fair trial and Judge Amouzad at the 28th branch of the revolutionary court of Tehran sentenced him to death on the charge of Moharebeh.

  • Roshanak Molaei

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Turk

    .Roshanak Molaei is from Tabriz. She was arrested during the national uprising that was triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Farshad Ahmadi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Kurd (category in progress)

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  • Vajihe Pari Zanganeh

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Ramin Biranvand

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Hamid Reza Rahmati

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    Is a member of the teachers' union in Isfahan. His one-person demos to protest the continued arrest of activists led to his arrest.

  • Arezou Rahim khani

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Elaheh Mirmehdi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Amin Adel Ahmadian

    Iran

    Unknown

    Unknown

    S/he was arrested as the national uprising in response to the murder of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez, by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Mandana Sadeghi

    Iran

    Shiaa

    Kurd

    Mandana Sadeghi is a writer and journalist from Abadan. She had reported on the Haft-Tappeh Sugarcane company strike and protests, financial corruption in Arvand Free Zone, building collapse in Metropol, and coerced confessions of Abadni girls who were arrested during the countrywide protests in reaction to the murder of Mahsa Amini.

  • Mohammad Zarza

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Probably Kurd (category in progress)

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  • Mehdi Bahman

    Iran

    Unknown

    Unknown

    Mehdi Bahman is an author, painter, and researcher in the field of the coexistence of religions. He was arrested during the national uprising in 2022 and was quickly sentenced to death. He was sentenced to death because of his interview with an Israeli TV channel.

  • Moslem Zamani

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Lor (category in progress)

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  • Reza Niknami

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Mohammadreza Zafar

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Radbeh Keshavarz

    Iran

    Shiaa

    Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani

    رادبه کشاورز شهروند اهل آستانه‌ اشرفیه و دانشجوی کارشناسی ارشد ادبیات فارسی دانشگاه علامه در تهران است. او هم‌زمان با اعتراضات سراسری در واکنش به قتل مهسا امینی، به دلیل انتشار چند استوری در حساب شخصی خود بازداشت و به حبس محکوم شد.

  • Abolfazl Norouzi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Lor (category in progress)

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  • Emad Ghavidel

    33 years old

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani

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  • Abolfazl Bidouki

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Ali Kajbaf

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Abbas Hashempour

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Abbas Hashempour is son of Karim from Oshnaviyeh. He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by the murder of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Valid Bandomeh

    Iran

    Sunni

    Baluch

    ولید بندمه فرزند محمد و اهل دشتیاری است. او به اتهام اقدام علیه امنیت ملی و چند عنوان اتهاماتی دیگر به ۱۲ سال حبس محکوم شده است.

  • Elham Afkari Sangari

    Iran

    Shiaa

    Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani

    .Elham Afkari was arrested during the national uprising in response to the murder of Mahsa Amini. Her three brothers, Navid, Vahid, and Habib Afkari were arrested for participating in the 2018 protests. Navid was executed and the other two brothers received prison sentences.

  • Roza Etemad Ansari

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Yaser Ansari

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Kurd (category in progress)

    Yaser Ansari is from Abdanan. He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by the murder of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez, by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Astareh Ansari

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    S/he was arrested as the national uprising in response to the murder of Mahsa Amini, 22-year-old girl from Saqez, by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Arya Jafari

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Mozhgan Zabihi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Ebrahim Ermesh

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Mohammad Ali Kamfirouzi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    Mohammad Ali Kamfirouzi is a former student activist and defense attorney to several political prisoners. Mr. Kamfirouzi was arrested during the national uprising in 2022 while he had accepted several arrested protesters as clients.

  • Negar Tavousi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Sara Fereshteh Saniei

    Iran

    Unknown

    Unknown

    Sara Fereshteh Saniei is an artist from Tehran. She was arrested during the national uprising triggered by the murder of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Noushafrin Rahimi

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Ali Sayyari

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Unknown

    .

  • Chuck Paris

    France

    Unknown

    Unknown

    Chuck Paris is a teacher and a French citizen. His wife Cecile Kohler who is an official at the FNEC FP-FO traveled to Iran with a tourism visa where they were arrested by the Information Ministry forces. The French couple’s arrest coincided with the mass arrest of teachers and workers in Iran in 2022.

  • Iman Navabi

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Probably Kurd (category in progress)

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  • Erfan Khaliliyan

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Salah Ghamari

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Probably Kurd (category in progress)

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  • Toumaj Salehi

    Iran

    Unknown

    Lor

    Saman Yasin is a Persian rapper whose work usually criticizes state policies. He was arrested several times for his work and last time during the national uprising in response to the murder of Mahsa Amini. He supported the national uprising from the beginning and covered it on social media.

  • Masoud Momtaz

    Iran

    Bahá`í

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Armita Pavir

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Turk (category in progress)

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  • Hamid Sharifi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Tohid Shafi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    Tohid Shafi is from Babol. He is studying for his M.S. in chemistry at Shahid Beheshti University and is a member of the Islamic (student) Freedom Association. He was arrested during the countrywide uprising in Iran in reaction to the murder of Mahsa Amini.

  • Ali Atabaki

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Kurd (category in progress)

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  • Saba Abdollahi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Mohammad Javad Kordi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Unknown

    They/he/she was arrested during the national uprising triggered by the murder of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Parham Parvari

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Parham Parvari is a swimming coach, champion swimmer, and mechanical engineering graduate from Saqez who lived in Tehran at the time of his arrest. Ms. Parvari was arrested during the countrywide uprising in reaction to Mahsa Amini's murder. He has been charged with war against God and the Islamic state.

  • Amir Hossein Mokhtari

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Unknown

    He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by the murder of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Farshad Rostami

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Kurd (category in progress)

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  • Pouya Absalan

    Iran

    Unknown

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

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  • Niloufar Hamedi

    Iran

    Unknown

    Unknown

    Niloufar Hamedi is a society reporter for Shargh newspaper. She was one of the first reporters who reported on the hospitalization and death of Mahsa Amini in Kasra Hospital in Tehran. Ms. Hamedi had previously released a video of the morality police shooting at a husband and wife in Pardisan park in Tehran.

  • Shouresh Heidari

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Shouresh Heidari is a pharmacist from Boukan. Soheila Khaledi is a teacher from Sanandaj. She was arrested during the national uprising triggered by the murder of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez, by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Hamed Salahshour

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Lor

    Hamed Salahshour is a driver from Izeh. He was murdered by the security forces under torture. was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Mehdi Javanmardi

    Iran

    Sunni

    Kurd

    .Mehdi Javanmardi is an environmental activist from Dehgolan. He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by the murder of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez, by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Mobin Karimi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Kurd (category in progress)

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  • Elham Modarresi

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    الهام مدرسی نقاش ساکن تهران است. انتشار پست‌ در فضای مجازی هم‌زمان با خیزش ۱۴۰۱ دلیل اصلی بازداشت او بوده است.

  • Elaheh Mohammadi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Unknown

    Elaheh Mohammadi is a reporter for Ham Mihan newspaper. She is among the reporters who attended the funeral of Mahsa Amini at her village in Saqez.

  • Mina Yaghoubi

    Iran

    Shiaa

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    Mina Yaghoubi is a trainer at a sports club in Arak. She was arrested during the national uprising in response to the murder of Mahsa Amini.

  • Maryam Karim Beigi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .Maryam Karim Beigi is the sister of Mostafa Karim Beigi, one of the protesters killed in the December 2009 uprising. She was summoned several times and eventually received a prison sentence.

  • Mansour Hout

    Iran

    Sunni

    Baluch

    Mansour Hout is the son of a prominent literary figure and poet of Balochistan province and lives in Chabahar. He was arrested during the protests across Sistan and Balochistan province in response to the rape of a 15-year-old Baloch girl by the chief of police of Chabahar and the murder of Mahsa Amini.

  • Zahra Khordehchi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Mohammad Mehdi Nouriyan

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Raoufeh Mirbagheri

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .Raoufeh Mirbagheri is a women's rights and gender equality activist from Ramsar. she was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Behrouz Salahshour

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Lor (category in progress)

    بهروز سلحشور اهل ایذه است. او در موج دستگیری فعالان، هم‌زمان با خیزش سراسری در ایران در واکنش به قتل مهسا امینی بازداشت شد.

  • Leyli Hazrati

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Turk (category in progress)

    .

  • Pardis Yazdani Boroujeni

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Sajjad Eslamizadeh

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    Sajjad Eslamizadeh works at a home supply store in Ahvaz. He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Ali Reza Pourhatam

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Lor (category in progress)

    .

  • Milad Razin

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Lor (category in progress)

    .

  • Amirhossein Asgari

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Arash Ahmadi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Turk (category in progress)

    .

  • Mohammad Boroughani

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .Mohammad Boroughani is from Pakdasht. He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder. He was denied a fair trial and Judge Slalavati at the 15th branch of the revolutionary court of Tehran sentenced him to death on the charge of Moharebeh.

  • Mohammad Ghobadlou

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Turk (category in progress)

    Mohammad Ghobadlou lives in Parand city in Tehran province. He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder. He was denied a fair trial and Judge Slalavati at the 15th branch of the revolutionary court of Tehran sentenced him to death on the charge of Moharebeh.

  • Pirouz Nami

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Unknown

    .

  • Emad Heydari

    Iran

    Sunni

    Arab

    Emad Heydari is a new Sunni convert and ethnic activist from Ahvaz. He was arrested four times for his activities. In his last arrest, he suspiciously died at 31 in an Intelligence Ministry lockup in Ahvaz. He was arrested during the countrywide uprising in reaction to the murder of Mahsa Amini.

  • Hanan Hashemi

    Iran

    Bahá`í

    Unknown

    Hanan Hashemi is a Baha’i citizen in Shiraz. She was arrested during the new wave of the Islamic Republic’s crackdown on Baha’i citizens in the Spring of 2022.

  • Kasra Karimi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Yousef Ghodrati

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Saeed Zare

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Hossein Mohammadi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Unknown

    Hossein Mohammadi is a theatre actor. He was arrested after attending the memorial of Hadith Najafi who was killed during the national uprising in response to the murder of Mahsa Amini. He was sentenced to death on the charge of spreading corruption on earth.

  • Amin Moradi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Amir Hossein Rahimi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    Amir Hossein Rahimi is from Karaj. He was under 18 years of age at the time of his arrest. He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by the murder of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old girl from Saqez, by the morality police in Tehran.

  • Javad Fathlou

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Turk (category in progress)

    .

  • Mina Bozorgi Koushalshahi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Unknown

    Mina Bozirgi Koushalshahi lives in Karaj. She was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Mani Lotfi

    Iran

    Unknown

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Saeed Ataei Kachouei

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Unknown

    Saeed Ataei Kachouei is an attorney at law. He was arrested during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Shahin Rezabakhsh

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Arman Ansarifar

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    Arman Ansarifar is a resident of Behbahan and the brother of Farzad Ansarifar, a protester killed in the November 2019 uprisings. He has been summoned to court several times for demanding justice for the murder of his brother. He was eventually sentenced to prison and barred from leaving the country on the charge of “propaganda against the state."

  • Reza Shaker Zavardehi

    Iran

    Shiaa

    Unknown

    was arrested after attending the memorial of Hadith Najafi who was killed during the national uprising in response to the murder of Mahsa Amini. He was charged with spreading corruption on earth.

  • Reza Askari Sroush

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Farzaneh Seydi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Kurd (category in progress)

    .

  • Fereshteh Tabaniyan

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Mansour Dahmardeh

    Iran

    Sunni

    Baluch

    Mansour Dehmardeh is from Zahedan. At the time of his arrest, he was an assistant bus driver. He was arrested during the protests across Sistan and Balochistan province in response to the rape of a 15-year-old Baloch girl by the chief of police of Chabahar and the murder of Mahsa Amini.

  • Zeynab Mousavi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani (category in progress)

    .

  • Shayan Charani

    Iran

    Unknown

    Unknown

    Shayan Charani was arrested after attending the memorial of Hadith Najafi who was killed during the national uprising in response to the murder of Mahsa Amini. He was charged with spreading corruption on earth.

  • hassan Torfi

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Probably Arab (category in progress)

    .

  • Sanaz Jahantigh

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Fars / Gilak / Mazandarani

    .

  • Mozhgan Kavousi

    Iran

    Yarsan

    Kurd

    Mozhgan Kavousi is a writer and documentary filmmaker from Kalardahst. She has campaigned for the preservation of the Kurdish language. “Hiwa” is one of the documentaries made by her

  • Fatemeh Harbi

    39 years old

    Iran

    Probably Shiaa (category in progress)

    Unknown

    .

  • Sirous Korki

    Iran

    Shiaa

    Lor

    سیروس کرکی برادر امین کرکی، از کشته‌شدگان اعتراضات دی‌ ۹۶ در دزفول است.

  • Mehdi Mohammadi

    Iran

    Shiaa

    Unknown

    Mehdi Mohammadi was arrested after attending the memorial of Hadith Najafi who was killed during the national uprising in response to the murder of Mahsa Amini. He was charged with spreading corruption on earth.

  • Shokoufeh Yari

    Iran

    Probably Sunni (category in progress)

    Kurd

    Shokoufeh Yari is from Dehloran. She was arrested and convicted during the national uprising triggered by Mahsa Amini's murder.

  • Reza Aria

    Iran

    Shiaa

    Unknown

    Reza Aria is an employee of Metro electricity and a father of two. He was arrested after attending the memorial of Hadith Najafi who was killed during the national uprising in response to the murder of Mahsa Amini. He was charged with spreading corruption on earth.