Thursday, April 06, 2006

Bus drivers’ union member goes on hunger strike in prison

Iran Press News: Translation by Banafsheh Zand-Bonazzi.
Based on received reports, Mansour Hayat-Ghaybi, a member of the board of directors of the Greater Tehran bus drivers union has begun a hunger strike in protest to his re-arrest.

It is important to reiterate that a number of the leaders of said union, including the director of the board, Mansour Osanlou remain in custody and are under severe torture by the Islamic regimes jailors and brutal interrogators.