Behnam Ebrahimzadeh, jailed labour activist, has been transferred to the section 209 of Evin prison.
Prison authorities transfer political prisoners to section 209 to exert more pressure on them. Behnam is still suffering from several health conditions due to continues tortured including being kept in solidarity confinement.
Free Behnam campaign calls on all labour unions and concerned individuals and organization to put pressure on the regime in Iran to provide Behnam with medical attention and release him immediately.
Free Behnam campaign
See brief report on a week in solidarity with #FreeBehnam: http://bit.ly/15hiVNf
Free Behnam campaign is supported by the following:
Amnesty International- Sweden, Canadian Union of Postal Worker(CUPW), The Swedish Trade Union Confederation (LO), ), The Tunisian General Labour Union (UGTT) , Organisation of Construction Workers in Kurdistan-Iraq, Workers Solidarity Network Of the Middle East and North Africa” (WSNMN), Mothers against Execution, Committee in Defence of Sharokh Zamani, numbers of political prisoners in Rajaeeshahr Prison.
Ways to help:
SIGN & SHARE PETITION: http://chn.ge/1xr3BZD
You can also place the link of this petition on your website/blog / social media
International Labour Organization Bureau for Workers’ Activities(ILOACTRIV)
Ms. Maria Helena ANDRE, Director
firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com
SAMPLE LETTER (it takes only a minute to copy & send the following letter )
TO: The director of the ILO- Bureau for Workers’ Activities(ILOACTRIV)
Dear Ms. Maria Helena Andre
I express my strongest protest against the imprisonment and the jail sentence of Behnam Ebrahimzadeh, the jailed labour’s activist in Iran. The authorities in Iran must be put under pressure to release Behnam Ebrahimzadeh immediately and unconditionally.
I am the voice of Behnam Ebrahimzadeh
Name. . . . . . . .
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About Behnam Ebrahimzadeh and Free Behnam campaign:
#FreeBehnam campaign has been initiated by the following three organisations in January 2015. For more information please contact the organisations’ website and their spokespersons.
Campaign to Free Political Prisoners in Iran (CFPPI)
Spokesperson: Shiva Mahbobi
firstname.lastname@example.org, 0044 0 757235 6661
Free Them Now (Campaign to free jailed workers in IRAN)
Spokesperson: Shahla Daneshfar
email@example.com , 0044 0 777989 8968