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Imprisoned Iranian breaks all-time record of solitary confinement in Sweden: Report
Hamid Nouri, a former Iranian judiciary official serving a life sentence in a Swedish jail, has broken the all-time record of solitary confinement in the history of the Nordic country, according to a report.
Iran’s rights chief: All terror grouplets enjoy safe haven in Sweden
Iran’s top human rights official slams Sweden for "turning into a safe haven for anti-Iran terrorists, saying all terror grouplets possess a base in the Scandinavian country."
Lawyers for Hamid Nouri put up a defense of him at Swedish jail
Swedish lawyers for Iranian national Hamid Nouri who is on trial in the European country have put up a defense of their client which is important from a historical and legal perspective.
Sacrilege of Holy Quran in Sweden example of hatemongering and violence against Muslims: Iran
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Nasser Kanaani vehemently condemned the desecration of the Holy Quran in Sweden as a brazen example of hatemongering and violence against Muslims.
Jailed Iranian in Sweden: New trial process ‘unfair,’ problems remain unresolved
Hamid Nouri, a former Iranian judiciary official who has been illegally detained in Sweden, blasts a new trial procedure opened against him in the European country, saying he will not join the “unfair” process as long as his problems remain unresolved.
Son of jailed Iranian in Sweden prison says his father denied family visits
The son of Hamid Nouri, an Iranian national who has been held in jail and sentenced to life in prison in Sweden, says the Stockholm government’s mistreatment of his father and lack of cooperation with family visits are a “concrete example” of torture.
Son of Iranian national detained in Sweden says all contact cut with his father
The son of Hamid Nouri, an Iranian national who has been held in jail and sentenced to life in prison in Sweden for alleged rights violations in Iran, says Stockholm has cut all contact between his father and his family.
Swedish appeals court to issue verdict in Iranian national’s case
An appeals court in Sweden is due to announce a verdict in the case of Hamid Nouri, an Iranian national who has been held in jail and sentenced to life in prison for alleged rights violations in the 1980s.
Iran’s prosecutor-general writes to Sweden on violations of jailed citizen’s rights
Iran’s Prosecutor-General Mohammad Jafar Montazeri writes to his Swedish counterpart to complain over violations of the rights of former Iranian official Hamid Nouri, who had been illegally jailed in the Scandinavian country since 2018.
Iran FM: Swedish court ruling against Iran national illegal
The Iranian foreign minister says the verdict issued by a Swedish court against former Iranian official Hamid Nouri lacked any credibility and legal qualifications.
Iran summons Swedish charge d’affaires over embassy attack
The Iranian foreign ministry has summoned the Swedish charge d’affaires in Tehran following the attack on the embassy of the Islamic Republic in Stockholm on Friday.
Sweden ‘intensifies restrictions’ on Iranian national held in prison
Sweden has reportedly intensified restrictions on an Iranian national who has been held in jail and sentenced to life in prison for alleged rights violations in the 1980s.
Swedish citizen arrested in Iran likely to face new charges: Judiciary spokesman
The Iranian Judiciary spokesman says the Swedish national arrested in the country on suspicion of espionage may face additional charges in the course of his trial process.
18 days into issuance, Iranian citizen in Swedish jail says has not read court verdict
Hamid Nouri, an Iranian citizen who has received a life sentence by a Swedish court over the alleged prisoner abuse accusations in the 1980s, says he has not been given the chance to read the verdict issued 18 days ago.
Ringleader of Swedish-backed terrorist group on trial in Iran
The ringleader of a terrorist cell calling itself Movement of Nadhal has confessed that the Swedish government and security officials of the European country, support him.
Iran’s Intelligence Ministry arrests Swedish national on espionage charges
Iran’s Intelligence Ministry says its forces have arrested a Swedish national on charges of espionage, after keeping the individual under surveillance during the foreign citizen’s several trips to the Islamic Republic.
Rally outside Swedish Embassy in Tehran to condemn court verdict against Iran national
A group of Iranians held a rally outside Sweden’s Embassy in Tehran on Tuesday, July 19, to protest a life sentence given to Iranian national Hamid Nouri by a Swedish court.
Iran judiciary denounces Swedish court verdict as ‘illegal’
Iran’s judiciary spokesperson says the life sentence issued by a Swedish court against Iranian citizen Hamid Nouri for allegedly having a role in the execution of jailed dissidents in the 1980s in Iran is ‘completely illegal'.
Son of jailed Iranian says Sweden cut father’s cantacts with family
The son of Hamid Nouri an Iranian national jailed in Sweden, says the European country has cut his dad’s contact with the family.
Tehran’s envoy: Swedish court verdict against Iranian citizen hostile
Tehran’s Ambassador to Stockholm Ahmad Masoumifar has said that the Swedish judiciary’s life sentence against Iranian citizen Hamid Nouri was hostile and in support of terrorism.
Iran denounces UN rapporteur’s support for verdict against Hamid Nouri
Secretary of Iran’s High Council for Human Rights has censured the United Nation’s special rapporteur on human rights in Iran for hailing a life sentence issued by a Swedish court against an Iranian citizen.
Tehran summons Swedish envoy over Iranian citizen case
Iran’s foreign ministry has summoned Sweden’s charge d’affaires in protest at a Swedish court’s sentencing of former Iranian judiciary official Hamid Nouri to life imprisonment on the basis of “unfounded allegations."
Iran: Swedish court verdict about jailed Iranian, political statement, illegal, basically unacceptable
The Iranian foreign ministry spokesman says provisions of a Swedish judiciary statement including the illegal court verdict giving life sentence to Hamid Nouri, an Iranian national, is basically unacceptable and questionable.
Swedish court gives life sentence to Iranian national Hamid Nouri
A court in Sweden has sentenced Iranian citizen Hamid Nouri to life imprisonment over alleged rights violations in the 1980s.
Iran Parliament urges Sweden to stop ‘rights violations’ against jailed citizen
The deputy speaker of Iran’s Parliament expresses grave concerns over ‘human rights violations’ against Hamid Nouri, an ex-Iranian official who has been jailed in Sweden since 2019, calling on Stockholm to stop the abuses and compensate for the losses inflicted on him.