“We, the Iranian people, are using

to be the voice of two Iranian outstanding students,

#AliYounesi and AmirHossein Moradi”

האשמות שווא מפוברקות, מעצר בבידוד, יחס אכזרי ועינויים
קריאה לשחרור עלי יונסי ואמירחוסיין מוראדי

Ali Younesi & Amirhossein Moradi

are elite students

who have won medals in international astronomy

& astrophysics olympiad.

They are in prison since March 2020

for a fabricated crime with

no actual evidence to prove the charges against them.

עלי יונסי בעת הזכייה במדליה

ישוחררו עלי יונסי ואמירחוסיין מוראדי

עלי יונסי ואמיר חוסיין מורדי שני סטודנטים

מצטיינים למדעים

באוניברסיטת אמיר שריף טהראן,
הרפובליקה האיסמלית

של איראן

שוהים במעצר מזה שנתיים .
רשת בפרסית

טוענים שאין להאשמות כנגדם בסיס

subjected to cruel and inhuman treatment

אמיר חוסיין מוראדי ועלי יונסי סטודנטים באוניברסיטת אמיר שריף בטהראן עצורים מזה שנתיים

Ali Younesi and Amirhossein Moradi

were beaten up

and arbitrarily arrested

For 59 days,

Ali and Amirhossein were separately

held in solitary confinement,

in 2 sqm cells with no windows,

3/7/2021 and 22/1/2022.

and they were also deprived of any connection

with the outside world,

facing tortures

to accept the accusations

and to record televised forced confession.
They faced variety of physical

and psychological tortures

including but not limited

to being kept in a cell

with strong light & heater on 24/7,

beaten by interrogators,

hearing voice of others being tortured,

receiving threats about their family members,

They were denied the right

to have a lawyer for 13 months

and since then

they have had limited access

to their lawyers.
haven’t been issued to any verdict yet,

though they had their first and second court hearing on

עלי יונסי, סטודנט מצטיין, אוניברסיטת שריף טהראן

Amirhossein and Ali

are undergraduate students

in computer engineering and physics,


at Sharif University, Iran.
By the time they started studying

they were already award winning students

and destined for a bright future.

About Amirhossein Morad

He has won a silver medal in Iran’s National Astronomy

and Astrophysics Olympiad in 2017.
He is a an undergraduate student at Sharif University

a BSc (A first degree) in Physics.


About Ali Younesi

Ali Younesi won gold medal in the International Astronomy

and Astrophysics Olympiad (IOAA) 2018 in China.

He also won gold and silver medals

in Iran’s National Astronomy

& Astrophysics Olympiad in 2017 and 2016.
He is a computer engineering student

at Sharif university

(@SharifSocial twitter-a link to their account)


UN human rights experts say

Un experts have urged Iran’s ambassador to UN

to “take all necessary measures to

guarantee the right of

Mr Younesi not to be deprived of his liberty,

to protection from

any act of torture

and ill-treatment

and to fair trial proceedings.”

Several human rights organisations



Amnesty Iran, Amnesty Sweden,

HRW have raised concerns regarding the situation with

Amirhossein Moradi and Ali Younesi.

In May 2021,

174 professors and directors of various departments

at Sharif University

@SharifSocial demanded the

Iranian authorities to

release Ali Younesi and AmirHossein Moradi.

Nobel Laureates & Academics

On Jan 2022, Several Nobel Laureates & Academics asked

for the release of two Sharif University @SharifSocial students

, Ali Younesi and AmirHossein Moradi

arbitrarily detained in Iran since April 2020.

Mostafa Nili- Ali Younesi’s Lawyer


On January 26, 2022,

Ali’s lawyer,

revealed that

Ali and Amirhossein

have been held

with financial criminal/smuggler in 2*4.5m cell,

are allowed

for only 2×20 minutes of

yard time in a week,

illegally blindfolded.

מתוך סערת הטוויטר 10.04.2022 יום השנה השני למאסרם של הסטודנטים למדעים עלי יונסי ואמירחוסיין מוראדי ברפובליקה האסלמית של איראן
בית כלא אבין ברפובליקה האסלמית של איראן- מוסד ידוע לשימצה, שם אסורים השניים מזה שנתיים

An update- On April, 2022,

Mostafa Nili, Their lawyer,

disclosed that his and his

colleagues’ attempts to transfer

Ali and Amirhossein

from the high-security cells in ward 209 to a

“regular” political-prisoner ward have been failed.

Several Nobel Laureates

and distinguished academics

in a letter have urged the

United Nations to intervene for

the release of two top university students imprisoned in Iran.

Sources- selected twits from the twitterstorm

second anniversary of the arbitrary arrest of

#AmirHosseinMoradi and Ali Younesi 10.04.2022

צייצנים בפיד פרסית קוראים לשחרור של האסירים הפוליטיים

10.04.2022 – יום השנה למעצר

Originally tweeted by ☼𓃬 𝓢𝓸𝓸𝓭𝓮𝓱 ﮼سوده🤞🏼 ☼𓃬 (@DearSoodi) on 9th April 2022.
Originally tweeted by Moh Heidari (@moh_heidari) on 9th April 2022. זוכי פרס נובל קוראים לשחרור עלי ואמיר חוסיין מוראדי מתוך סערת הטוויטר- 10.04.2022 יום השנה השני למעצר
Originally tweeted by #FreeAliandAmirHossein
(@FreeAliAndAmir) on 9th April 2022.
RT @moh_heidari
#FreeAliAndAmirhossein סערת טוויטר – 10.04.2022 לרגל יום השנתיים למעצרם של הסטודנטים המצטיינים
קריאה לשחרורם של עלי יונסי ואמירחוסיין מוראדי הכלואים מזה שנתיים ברפובליקה האסלמית של איראן

Originally tweeted by Bamdad Pirouzi سراوان (@BamdadPirouzi) on 9th April 2022.

به دوش خسته، دل زخم و جان آزرده
همیشه شاهد ظلمم، غم زمانه کشم
شبیه آتشم اما به زیر خاکستر
ببین که از سر کینه شبی زبانه کشم
Originally tweeted by Narges (@Narges59897716) on 9th April 2022.

Eugene Chudnovsky,

distinguished Professor @CUNY,

fellow of American Physical Society

@APSphysics &

Co-Chair of Committee of Concerned Scientists


has in a video message asked

for the release of AmirHossein and Ali

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