As the presidential election nears, a number of political activists have been summoned, homes of some activists searched and a number of activists who were planing to open a campaign office for Hashemi Rafsanjani have been arrested.
Among the arrested are, Hamid Hadisi, Ebrahim Khoshsirat, Mourice Bagheri, and Mr. Jafari the chair of the Participation Front in Lahijan.
Since their arrest six days ago, the detainees have had one short phone call to their families.
All of the activists arrested were transferred to IRGC’s detention center in Rasht. Last Sunday they were all taken back to Larijan and arraigned in court then transferred back to Rasht.