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15.10.2021 | The IRI Prosecutor General visited Armavir penitentiary institution

Mohammad Jafar Montazeri, Attorney-General of Iran finished his eventful working visit in the Republic of Armenia visiting Armavir penitentiary institution.

 

The objective of the visit was to meet the prisoners who are citizens of Iran.

 

35 citizens of the Islamic Republic of Iran are kept at the RA MJ penitentiary institutions, mainly at Armavir penitentiary institution. Sentences legally entered into force are made against 10 people, regarding 7 people there are sentences but they are appealed in higher instances, 18 people are under preliminary detention and are in the stage of preliminary or judicial investigation.

 

During 2020-2021 47 citizens of the Islamic Republic of Iran were extradited by the Republic of Armenia.

 

Mr. Montazeri was accompanied by the Deputy Prosecutor General Armen Afandyan and the Head of Armavir Penitentiary institution and got acquainted with the living conditions of the detainees, the capacity of the penitentiary institution providing health care and other services to Iranian citizens. He was also interested in the quality of food for the convicts, the kitchen conditions, as well as the work carried out daily.

 

The Prosecutor General of IRI was represented the reforms, objectives and problems of the penitentiary institution aimed at improving the conditions of detained persons in the RA penitentiaries, including foreigners, protecting their vital and other rights, as well as re-socialization mechanisms.

 

The Prosecutor General of IRI talked to the Iranian citizens - prisoners in the penitentiary, listened to their opinions regarding treatment toward them in the penitentiary institution, general conditions and answered their questions.

 

Mohammad Jafar Montazeri expressed his satisfaction with the conditions provided for the citizens of Iran in the penitentiary institution and the provision of their rights.