Thursday, March 7, 2013

Five labour activists arrested

Today, at 6 a.m. Ali Azadi was arrested in the city of Sanandaj at his work place. 
Vafa Ghaderi, Khaled Hosseini, Behzad Farajolahi and Hamed Mahmoudnejad were arrested half an hour earlier  by the agents of the Ministry of Intelligence and Security "MOIS" at their homes.

All these Labor activists are members of the Coordinating Committee to Help Form Workers' Organizations.  

It should be noted that yesterday, Aafa Qaderi was threatened by the agents in a phone call that in case of holding the women's day celebration on March 8, he will be arrested.