Freedom House: Iran amongst 49 other countries as non-free statesPublished by International Liberty on February 3, 2016
Freedom House issued its annual report on the status of political-civil freedoms and freedom of speech across the globe. The 2015 report placed Iran amongst 49 other countries as non-free states.
The 2013 report Iran was placed amongst 63 “non-free” states.
According to this organization one of the most important events of 2015 is the lack of progress in women’s conditions.
Founded in 1941, Freedom House is an NGO defending democracy, political freedoms and human rights across the globe, and also conducting research in this regard.