UN rights experts call for fair trial of Iranian Christians

Four UN human rights experts have called on Iran to ensure a fair and transparent trial for three Iranian Christians who have been unfairly sentenced to long prison terms for their church related activities. According to the press release issued by the office of the United Nations Human Rights High Commissioner, the four experts, Ahmed... Read More

Germany condemned Iran’s execution of juvenile

German government's human rights office called the execution of juvenile offender, Ali Kazemi, “unacceptable” and “violation of international treaties.” Barbel Kofler, chair of Germany’s Human Rights Office, said “the policy of execution should be stopped” in Iran. Ali Kazemi, who was accused of killing another person... Read More

Another juvenile offender is executed in Iran

Ali Kazemi, a 22-year-old prisoner, who was arrested when he was 15 years old, was hanged in the central prison of Bushehr (southern Iran), yesterday. His execution was scheduled and carried out without any notice to his lawyer, a requirement even under the Iranian regime’s primitive law. Amnesty International’s Middle East and North... Read More

Execution of 5 prisoners in 3 days

Iranian regime executed five prisoners 3 days, from 15 to 17 January 2018. Also a young man's hand was amputated on 17 January in Mashhad Prison. He was accused of stealing sheep. On Monday, 15 January 15, a 27-year-old prisoner was hanged in Babol prison. On 16 January two young men who were 19 and 20 at the time of their arrest, were... Read More

More protesters die as the Guards open fire at the crowds

At least 12 people have been reported killed during the unrests in the past few days. The regime Guards opened fire at protesters in Dorood, Izeh, Toyserkan,  and some other cities across the country. ILA calls on international community and the UN to take action and call on the Iranian authorities to stop killing people in the streets.... Read More

Protests swipe across Iran amidst widespread repression

Today, Sunday 31 December 2017 is the fourth day of widespread demonstrations across Iran which started by a large crowd in Mashhad, the second largest city of Iran of 27 December. It started as a protest against rising prices and lack of minimum living conditions for millions of deprived Iranians but very soon the protesters were calling for... Read More