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

US government calls on Iran to release detained protesters

The White House press secretary has called on the Iranian regime to release the detained protesters. According to Iranian officials the number of arrested protesters has reached 3700. Many families are worried that their loved ones may be killed under torture. According to Amnesty International 5 detained protesters have died in... Read More

Protesters’ deaths in Iranian jails raises alarm

At least 5 protesters have been reported dead or missing after being arrested during the recent demonstrations across Iran. Sina Ghanbari, 22, “committed suicide” in the notorious Evin prison, claimed the authorities. He was arrested during the nationwide uprising in the early days of January 2018 and taken to Evin prison. Also... Read More