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Sotoudeh Gets Human Rights Prize of German Judges Association

Berlin. The German Judges Association (DRB) awards its Human Rights Prize to the Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh. “Nasrin Sotoudeh has become a…..

List of Attorneys Imprisoned in Iran for Defending Human Rights

Two years after the prominent human rights attorney Nasrin Sotoudeh was arrested and imprisoned in Tehran, the Iranian judiciary’s ongoing persecution of independent lawyers…..

Lessons From Three Years in an Iranian Prison

By Wang Xiyue (Foreign Affairs) n August 2016, shortly after I was arrested by the Iranian Ministry of Intelligence, one of my interrogators asked…..

Abdorrahman Boroumand Center for Human Rights in Iran: COVID-19 Fear in Iran’s Prisons: Iran Must Do More to Protect Prisoners

Nearly half a year has passed since Iranian officials acknowledged the grave threat posed by the novel coronavirus to the country’s prison population. In…..

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL: TRAMPLING HUMANITY, MASS ARRESTS, DISAPPEARANCES AND TORTURE SINCE IRAN’S NOVEMBER 2019 PROTESTS

In response to nationwide protests in November 2019 by tens of thousands of people across the country following the government’s sudden announcement about the…..

Iranian Laborers Need Our Help

Alireza Nader & Benjamin Weinthal (Newsweek) With the celebration of American employees on Labor Day in early September, U.S. workers enjoy what their counterparts…..

Protester Navid Afkari Sentenced to Death After Confessing Under Torture

Iran Human Rights (IHR); August 29, 2020: A number of August 2018 protesters in Shiraz were arrested a month and a half later on…..

Iran Confirms Blast At Natanz Nuclear Facility Was ‘Sabotage’

Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization said an explosion at the country’s main nuclear facility in July was caused by sabotage. “The explosion at Natanz nuclear…..

Canadian FA Minister: Iranian report on downing of PS752 was limited and selective

The Canadian government has dismissed a new Iranian report on the deadly shootdown of a civilian jetliner in January, saying it provides only “limited…..

Iran Authorities Knew About Dissident Executions, 1988 Amnesty Appeal Reveals

Maryam Sinaiee (RFERL) A historical appeal of Amnesty International highlighted by one of the human rights watchdog’s Iran researchers has proven that Iranian authorities…..

U.S. Moves to Restore All U.N. Sanctions on Iran in Dispute Over Nuclear Deal

By Michelle Nichols and Parisa Hafezi (Reuters) The United States moved to restore all U.N. sanctions on Iran on Thursday, arguing Tehran was in violation of…..

Iran Jailed, ‘Coerced’ Canadian Facebook Whiz To Turn Informant, He Says

Golnaz Esfandiari (Radio Farda) Thirty-seven-year-old Facebook engineer Behdad Esfahbod has made the same wintertime trip every year since 2015. Yet this past January, the…..

Iran, EU Reject U.S. Plan To Trigger ‘Snapback’ Of Sanctions

ran and the European Union have rejected U.S. President Donald Trump’s plan to trigger a “snapback” of sanctions on Iran at the United Nations…..

Wife of Jailed Iranian Dissident Criticizes Iran’s Rulers for Ordering Her Son to Prison

By Michael Lipin & Ramin Haghjoo (VOA) The wife of a jailed Iranian dissident has criticized her nation’s Islamist rulers for ordering the couple’s…..

Trump Says He Probably Would Not Participate in Putin Iran Summit

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday all but dismissed Russian President Vladimir Putin’s call for a summit of world leaders to discuss Iran, saying he…..

EU Says US Is Not Entitled To Use JCPOA ‘Snapback’ Option

The European Union announced Sunday that the United States is not entitled to force the reinstatement of international sanctions on Iran via the so-called…..

Letter from Prison: Nasrin Sotudeh, Iranian lowyer stated e new hunger strike

To Human rights activists: In the midst of the Covid-19 crisis which has gripped Iran and the world, the conditions of political prisoners and…..

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Sotoudeh Gets Human Rights Prize of German Judges Association

Berlin. The German Judges Association (DRB) awards its Human Rights Prize to the Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh. “Nasrin Sotoudeh has become a…..

List of Attorneys Imprisoned in Iran for Defending Human Rights

Two years after the prominent human rights attorney Nasrin Sotoudeh was arrested and imprisoned in Tehran, the Iranian judiciary’s ongoing persecution of independent lawyers…..

Lessons From Three Years in an Iranian Prison

By Wang Xiyue (Foreign Affairs) n August 2016, shortly after I was arrested by the Iranian Ministry of Intelligence, one of my interrogators asked…..

Abdorrahman Boroumand Center for Human Rights in Iran: COVID-19 Fear in Iran’s Prisons: Iran Must Do More to Protect Prisoners

Nearly half a year has passed since Iranian officials acknowledged the grave threat posed by the novel coronavirus to the country’s prison population. In…..

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL: TRAMPLING HUMANITY, MASS ARRESTS, DISAPPEARANCES AND TORTURE SINCE IRAN’S NOVEMBER 2019 PROTESTS

In response to nationwide protests in November 2019 by tens of thousands of people across the country following the government’s sudden announcement about the…..

Iranian Laborers Need Our Help

Alireza Nader & Benjamin Weinthal (Newsweek) With the celebration of American employees on Labor Day in early September, U.S. workers enjoy what their counterparts…..

Protester Navid Afkari Sentenced to Death After Confessing Under Torture

Iran Human Rights (IHR); August 29, 2020: A number of August 2018 protesters in Shiraz were arrested a month and a half later on…..

Iran Confirms Blast At Natanz Nuclear Facility Was ‘Sabotage’

Iran’s Atomic Energy Organization said an explosion at the country’s main nuclear facility in July was caused by sabotage. “The explosion at Natanz nuclear…..

Canadian FA Minister: Iranian report on downing of PS752 was limited and selective

The Canadian government has dismissed a new Iranian report on the deadly shootdown of a civilian jetliner in January, saying it provides only “limited…..

Iran Authorities Knew About Dissident Executions, 1988 Amnesty Appeal Reveals

Maryam Sinaiee (RFERL) A historical appeal of Amnesty International highlighted by one of the human rights watchdog’s Iran researchers has proven that Iranian authorities…..

U.S. Moves to Restore All U.N. Sanctions on Iran in Dispute Over Nuclear Deal

By Michelle Nichols and Parisa Hafezi (Reuters) The United States moved to restore all U.N. sanctions on Iran on Thursday, arguing Tehran was in violation of…..

Iran Jailed, ‘Coerced’ Canadian Facebook Whiz To Turn Informant, He Says

Golnaz Esfandiari (Radio Farda) Thirty-seven-year-old Facebook engineer Behdad Esfahbod has made the same wintertime trip every year since 2015. Yet this past January, the…..

Iran, EU Reject U.S. Plan To Trigger ‘Snapback’ Of Sanctions

ran and the European Union have rejected U.S. President Donald Trump’s plan to trigger a “snapback” of sanctions on Iran at the United Nations…..

Wife of Jailed Iranian Dissident Criticizes Iran’s Rulers for Ordering Her Son to Prison

By Michael Lipin & Ramin Haghjoo (VOA) The wife of a jailed Iranian dissident has criticized her nation’s Islamist rulers for ordering the couple’s…..

Trump Says He Probably Would Not Participate in Putin Iran Summit

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday all but dismissed Russian President Vladimir Putin’s call for a summit of world leaders to discuss Iran, saying he…..

EU Says US Is Not Entitled To Use JCPOA ‘Snapback’ Option

The European Union announced Sunday that the United States is not entitled to force the reinstatement of international sanctions on Iran via the so-called…..

Letter from Prison: Nasrin Sotudeh, Iranian lowyer stated e new hunger strike

To Human rights activists: In the midst of the Covid-19 crisis which has gripped Iran and the world, the conditions of political prisoners and…..

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