Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Iran-latest news of the death of political prisoner and trade unionist Shahrokh Zamani
Family, friends and a number of Tabriz locals took part in the funeral for this political prisoner whose death remains a suspicious mystery.
ceremony held by political prisoners in memory of executed trade unionist
Following the death of political prisoner and trade unionist Shahrokh Zamani, his fellow political prisoners in Gohardasht Prison of Karaj, west of Tehran, held a ceremony in hall 12 in memory of this brave labor activist. A minute of silence in the name of freedom, in the name of all the martyred prisoners and in the name of Shahrokh Zamani was held at the beginning of this ceremony.
According to other reports a group of political prisoners in Gohardasht Prison sent their condolences to the family and friends of Shahrokh Zamani.
NCRI – Iranian political prisoner Shahrokh Zamani was found dead in his prison cell on Sunday with his mouth full of blood and a bruised head. A 51-year-old labor activist and painter, Mr. Zamani was arrested in June 2011 and was being held Gohardasht (Rajai Shahr) prison in Karaj, north-west of Tehran. Exactly one year ago today he wrote a moving letter to his daughter from prison. The following is the English translation of the text of his letter
The statement of NCRI Following the suspicious death of political prisoner Mr. Shahrokh Zamani