HABIB SASSANIAN WAS RELEASED ON BAIL AFTER 54 DAYS HUNGER STRIKE
Araz News:South Azerbaijan national activist Mr. Habib Sassanian was released from Tabriz Central Prison on Monday 28th of Aug 2017.
The south Azerbaijani political prisoner, Mr. Habib Sassanian has terminated his almost 2 month hunger strike as his demands are accepted by the Islamic Revolutionary Tribunal. He demanded to be released at least temporarily, on bail which has been granted by the court.
It should be noted that the political activist face with Illegal court and Iran’s intelligence agency Ettelaat proceedings to preventing his temporary release despite the fact that he is suffering from some kidney infection, high blood pressure and losing more than 20 kg of his weight.
During his detention, Habib Sassanian was beaten several times by the security forces and the staff of Tabriz prison . Due to the severity of the injuries he was transferred to the prison’s clinic many times.
Finally, this activist was set free temporary on a bail of 110,000 $ (350 billion Toman ) and joined the family enthusiasm .
Habib Sassanian was arrested on May 15 of 2016 for allegedly establishment of a para-military group of GAMO- Southern Azerbaijan National Army along with 5 other activists Mehdi Amirinejad, Hamid Saqafi, Babek Avand, İsmail Afkhmi və Yunis Rəhimi some of whom were released on bail.