Last Updated: February 25, 2024

Gohar Dasht Prison

Aliases

Gorhardasht Prison; Rajayi Shahr; Reja’i Shahr; Raja’i Shahr; Rajaishahr; Rajai Shahr Prison; Rajaee Shahr Prison; затвор Rajaee Shahr; prisión de Gohar Dasht; prisión de Gorhardasht; prisión de Rajai Shahr; Prisión de Rajaee Shahr; věznice Gohar Dasht; věznice Gorhardasht; věznice Rajai Shahr; Věznice Radžaj-Šahr; Gohar-Dasht-Gefän...

Address

Moazzen Blvd, Gohardasht, Karaj, Iran (Islamic Republic of), PHONE[+98 26 3448 9826]

Linked to

https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/PDF/?uri=CELEX:32023R0721

Official reason

Rajaee Shahr Prison has been known for the deprivation of human rights, including severe physical and psychological torture of political prisoners and prisoners of conscience as well as mass executions without fair trial, ever since the Islamic Revolution in 1979. Hundreds of detainees, including children, were severely mistreated in Rajaee Shahr P...

Other Information

(Date of UN designation: 2021-04-12)

Date of listing

2023-04-03

Program information

Authority

EU

Program

- Restrictive measures in relation to serious human rights violations in Iran - Restrictive measures in relation to the non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction - Restrictive measures in view of Iran's military support of Russia's war of aggression against Ukraine

Regime

UN, EU country specific

Target State

Iran

Measures

Asset freeze and prohibition to make funds available, Restrictions on admission

Sanctions Portfolio

- All assets of the listed persons and entities should be frozen. It is also prohibited to make any funds or assets directly or indirectly available to them. - Member States shall enforce travel restrictions on persons listed in the Annex of Council Decision 2011/235/CFSP. - Member States shall enforce travel restrictions on persons who are also su...

Official Information

Program: Restrictive measures in relation to serious human rights violations in Iran (EU) The restrictive measures in relation to serious human rights violations in Iran were first put in place on 12 April 2011. Travel restrictions and an asset freeze were introduced with respect to persons complicit in or responsible for directing or implementing...

Additional Details

Threre are three different sanctions programs against Iran imposed by the EU.

Program URL

- https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A02011D0235-20230915 - https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=CELEX%3A02010D0413-20230426 - https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=uriserv%3AOJ.L_.2023.186.01.0020.01.ENG&toc=OJ%3AL%3A2023%3A186%3ATOC