Yesterday Masoud Bastani the Iranian imprisond journalist in "Rejaei Shahr" ( Gohardasht) prison was attacked by the prison guards right in front of his wife and mom. Ms. Mahsa Amrabadi ( Masouds wife) said; "the guards pushed and then pounded his head to the wall and a guard kicked on his head" . According to Jaras website , yesterday ( Thursday) the prison atmosphere in Rejaei Shahr (Gohardasht prison)was tense and the prison guards were treating the political prisoners and their families harshly.
Apparently , this situation came after the death of Mr. Sahabi and his daughter Haleh Sahabi.
According to Mahsa Amrabadi ( Masoud's wife) also a journalist : "It was at the end of visitation in prison when a guard came and told Masoud to go ,but Masoud said , let me say good bye with my mom, then right away the guard took him off the chair and pounded his head to the wall and then throw him on the ground and kicked on his head.Masoud was lying there and covering his head with two hands. Masoud mom fell and become unconscious when saw this , everybody were protesting and screaming to the guard.Later Masoud was feeling dizzy and had to throwing up ...."
Masoud Bastani the imprisoned Iranian journalist was arrested on July 2009 when he went to the court of revolution to find out about the situation of his wife (Mahsa Amrabadi a journalist who was sentenced to a year in prison). After the arrest he was sentenced to six years imprisonment by Kangaroo court of the Mohammad Sadegh Larijani the head of Islamic Republic judiciary power. Both Masoud and Mahsa were arrested after the presidential election coup.Mahsa is out of prison but Masoud is still in Rejaei Shahr prison.
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