|9th 2007 / the leader`s of the student movement in Iran, were arrested by the security guards.|
|At dawn of the day July the 9th 2007 all of the members of the central committee of “Daftar-Tahkim-Vahdat”, a student organization which is known as the leader of the student movement in Iran, were arrested by the security guards. |
Ali Vefghi, Bahare Hedayat, Mohammad Hashemi, Ali Nikoonesbati, Mehdi Arabshahi and Hanif Yazdani held a sit-in in front of AmirKabir university in commemoration of the eighth anniversary of the day July 9th 1999 in which security guards and police forces attacked the dormitory of Tehran university (Kooye-Daneshgah) and violated human dignity eight years ago. The sit-in was also held because of the unlawfull detention of eight AmirKabir students who were sent to jail, the Evin prison, 60 days ago.
After arresting the six members of the central committee at the beginning hours of the day, the security guards attacked the building of the “Iranian alumini organization” Party. They broke the door, rushed in, beated and arrested the all 9 student activitists who were inside. The hearings indicate that they are all in the notorious “Evin” prison.
In this attack The gaurds also arrested ABDOLLAH MOMENI a senior Iranian student movment and the spokesman of Iranian alumini organization” .
The reports also said that gaurds used their weapon and shut at least 2 bullet when they try to arrest abdolah momeni and other students activitists
Morteza Eslahchi, Masoud Habibi, Mojtaba Bayat, Saeid Hasannia, Bahram Fayyazi, Mohammad Hossein Mehrzad, Arash Khandel, Ezzatollah Ghalandari and Habib Haj Heydari are the other detained ones.
In the last four days the Iranian civil society has responded to such an unjustifiable behaviour of the security guards. About 1200 individuals of the Iranian women movement, more than 420 intellectuals, and 34 student unions which had elected the members of the central committee of the “Daftar-Tahkim-Vahdat”, has signed different statements warning the security guards and those in power to respect human rights and personal and social freedoms.