Masoud Hajizadeh, a political prisoner, was beaten in prison


On Sunday, July 27, 2021, “Naib (Masoud) Hajizadeh”, a political prisoner, Son of madani and native of “yangije” village in the Somai-Bradost district of Urmie, was attacked and beaten by several ordinary prisoners in the main hall of the Iran Prison.

According to reports received by the KMMK, after the presence of prison’s officials, he was transferred to quarantine under the pretext of “insulting the leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran.”
It should be noted that he was arrested by the Iranian security forces along with four other citizens on October 8, 2019 and then transferred to detention center of the Iranian Intelligence Agency in this city.

Masoud Hajizadeh was initially sentenced by the Revolutionary Court of the Government of Iran to 10 years and 1 day in prison on security charges, which was later reduced to 7 years and 6 months in prison.