Calls for freedom near Opera house Hannover, Germany - Press release: On Sunday, 19.02.2017 several Human Rights Organizations will protest from 10:30-11.30 Uhr the imprisonment of political prisoners and prisoners of conscience in Iran in front of the Opera house in the German city of Hannover.

Protests in the city of Göttingen in 2016 - On Sunday, 19. February 2017 the International Organisation to Preserve Human Rights (IOPHR), Karamat Association, Erfane Halghe, Society for Threatened People (GfbV) a.o. will stand up for the release of all political prisoners and prisoners of conscience in Iran. 

The action will focus on men and women who are deprived of their basic rights just like many fellows in Irans prisons. They are mothers, Human Rights advocates, students, journalists or politicians regarded as oppositional forces to the regime who are being kept under house arrest for a long time now.

Mehdi Khazali - Shahnaz Akmali - Ayatolah Nekoonam - Mohammad Ali Taheri - Arash Sadeghi - Ali Shariyati - Narges Mohammadi - Mehdi Karoobi - Mir Hossein Musavi - Zahra Rahnavard

This action is as well in remembrance of the Dervishes who in 2006 marched in front of the Parliament in Teheran to protest the prosecutions against their kin and destructions of their Khanegahs (gathering houses).