Aid is not reaching victims of flood in southeast Iran

ILA: flood in southeast Iran International Liberty Association: Heavy floods in Sistan and Baluchestan, an already underdeveloped province in south-east of Iran, as well as two adjacent provinces have so far killed four, wounded several, and displaced thousands of others, since early January. The severe rainfall and flooding blocked... Read More

Iranian Christians Persecuted for Practicing Their Religion

International Liberty Association: According to the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom, Iran has nearly 300,000 Christians, including adherents of apostolic Churches—Latin Catholic, Armenian and Assyrian/Chaldean—and newer Protestant and evangelical churches. The Catholic hierarchy consists of one Latin... Read More

Women in Front Line of Straggle for Human Rights

International Liberty Association: Women have a leading role in anti-government rallies in Iran. New course of protest rallies started in Iran, on Saturday, 11 January, 2020, in protest to the shoot-down of the Ukrainian passenger aircraft by the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC). The security forces tried to disperse the protesters by using... Read More

Iran: Protests after The Ukraine International Airlines flight 752 Crashed

International Liberty Association: The Ukraine International Airlines flight 752 crashed shortly after takeoff from Tehran’s Imam Khomeini International Airport, killing all 176 people on board including Iranians, Canadians, Ukrainians, Swedes, Afghans, Germans, and British nationals, on 8 January, 2020. After 3 days of denial, the... Read More

Iran protesters outraged over plane shot-down and chanted against Khamenei

International Liberty Association: Students and other protesters in Tehran and other cities went to streets last night and today to express their outrage to Ali Khamenei after the Iran officials admitted that they shot down a Ukrainian commercial airliner, killing all 176 aboard. Riot police fired teargas and used water cannons... Read More

Aram Fathi, Civil Activist from Marivan, was Released on Bail

International Liberty Association: According to Civil Rights Activists, a poet and civil activist, Aram Fathi, resident of Marivan, was temporarily released on bail until the end of the court proceedings. Mr. Fathi was arrested on Saturday, 4 January, 2020. He was released temporarily from Marivan Prison on Wednesday, 8... Read More