International Liberty Association is a registered Charity (1160607) set up with the aim of promoting a respect for human rights in Iran and the Middle East, at the same time as assisting the victims of such abuses.
It aims to campaign on behalf of, as well as provide support and assistance to those imprisoned or otherwise detained due to their gender, political, religious or otherwise consciously held belief. In particular, it will work to support and promote the rights of children, women and religious minorities who face systematic discrimination and brutal oppression.
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International Liberty Association reports, according to human rights news agency; on 10 November, 2019, a prisoner died in Urmia Prison due to lack of medical treatment and negligence of the prison authorities. He was in prison since 2015 on the charge of murder. Maran Khamoui was a prisoner of the public ward 15 of Urmia Prison.
Dozens of Arab-Iranians have been arrested during protests in South-Western Iran that started Sunday following news on the suspicious death of a local poet. Hassan Heydari, a dissident ethnic Arab poet died in Shafa hospital in Ahvaz, the capital of Khuzestan province. Following his death, hundreds of Arab-Iranians, who blamed the regime for the death, took to the streets in Ahvaz and nearby towns such as Kot Abdollah and Shadegan to mourn and protest.
The number of people who lost their lives following the Friday earthquake that struck Iran’s northwest provinces has risen due to lack of relief. At least five people were initially killed and hundreds more injured after a 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck East Azerbaijan province on Friday, according to Iran’s Seismological Center. One of the victims, 10-year-old Zahra Abedi was pulled alive from the ruins of her home in an earthquake-stricken village but later died as timely medical treatment was not available.
International Liberty Association: Hassan Heydari, a young popular dissident poet has died in hospital – sparking impromptu protests and vigils from hundreds of people in in Ahwaz, the capital southwestern Khuzestan province. Hassan Heydari, a young popular dissident poet, died in the city’s Shafa hospital under suspicious circumstances a month after his arrest by Iranian authorities. Hassan Heydari was initially arrested last year for his writing but later released on bail.
nternational Liberty Association: Civil rights activist Golrokh Ebrahimi Iraee was re-arrested by Iran security forces in her Tehran home, on Saturday 9 November. Golrokh Ebrahimi Iraee, former prisoner, is the wife of Arash Sadegh, political prisoner who has got cancer inside the prison. According to ILA report, Golrokh was campaigning for Arash Sadegh’s release and his access to much needed medical treatment on Twitter. Her husband, civil rights activist Arash Sadeghi, has been serving a 15-year prison sentence for peaceful activities since 2016 and is in poor health condition, following a cancer operation last year.