Hassan Akharian

Hassan Akharian
حسن آخریان
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5 Dec 2020
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  • Head of War 1 of Rajai Shahr, Karaj (Alborz Province)
  • Head of security of Rajai Shar Prison, Karaj (Alborz Province) (Unknown)
  • Head of ward 5 and in charge of solitary prison cells, Karaj (Alborz Province) (2014 - present)
These violations may only be part of the human rights violations that this person has been involved in. The investigation into this person's human rights record is ongoing.

On 10 October, 2011, the European Union placed 29 Iranian officials on the human rights sanctions list, including Hassan Akharian, for their role in widespread and gross violations of the rights of Iranian citizens. According to this decision, Akharian has been banned from entering the countries of this union and all his assets in Europe have been confiscated. According to the EU statement, Hassan Akharian has been sanctioned for his role in torturing and killing prisoners, as well as preventing medical treatment for prisoners.