Hojjatollah Souri

AKA: Hojjatollah Soori

Hojjatollah Souri
حجت الله سوری
1964
Selseleh, Lorestan
Male
MA in Political Science
No
Alive
7 Dec 2020
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  • Head of Evin Prison (Oct 2010 - 2012)
  • Member of Parliament, Delphan (2012 - 2016)
  • Deputy of Protection and Security of Prisons Organisation (Unknown)
  • Head of the Central Guard of the Prisons Organisation (Unknown)
  • Head of Tehran’s Security Prisons, Ghezel Hesar, Rajai Shahr (Unknown)
  • Instructor of educational centres of the prisons organisation (Unknown)
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 Hojjatullah Souri, for their role in widespread and serious violations of the rights of Iranian citizens. According to the decision, Souri will be barred from entering the countries of the union and all his assets in Europe will be confiscated. According to a statement from the European Union, Hojjatullah Souri was involved in the torture, beatings, psychological and sexual harassment of Evin prisoners.