The Observer: No water, no soap and crowded cells: COVID-19 fears spark riots in Iran’s prisons

Photo: The Observer International Liberty Association: The Observer, France24, has reported Iran Prisons’ condition after Coronavirus outbreak in this country. To read full reports please click here. Official state media have reported riots at numerous prisons, noting one death - in Khorramabad in western Lorestan province on March 19 -... Read More

Iran: Whistleblower Doctor Prosecutes for Unravelling the State Cover-up

International Liberty Association: According to human rights defenders in Iran, Iran has prosecuted a doctor for warning about the Coronavirus outbreak. Rahim Yousefpour from Saqqez in Iranian Kurdistan Province was summoned by judicial authorities. He has to report in on Sunday, 5 April 2020. In a video shared online, Dr Rahim... Read More

Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: We are horrified at the death of a juvenile (in Iran)

Photo: UN News International Liberty Association: Mr Rupert Colville, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Spokesperson, has reported about the condition of human rights in Iran and has emphasised the death of a juvenile in Iran prison. the following is the reported, which has been taken from the OHCR website. Returning to Iran, we are... Read More

Iran: Horrific Death of a Juvenile Under Torture

International Liberty Association: Danial Zeinol-Abedini, a juvenile in death row, was killed under torture in a western Iran prison before being executed. Following the riot in prison on Sunday, 29 March 2020, Danial Zeinol-Abedini and several other prisoners accused of instigating the riots were transferred to solitary confinement. ... Read More

Appeals Court Upholds 40 Years And 6 Months Prison Sentences for Civil Activists

International Liberty Association: The appeals court has sentenced four civil activists to a total of 40 years and 6 months imprisonment for calling for the resignation of Iran Supreme Leader. They have been banned from leaving the country for two years and face a two-year exile. It should be mentioned that Hashem Khastar, a prominent... Read More

Warning Letter by Ahmad Shirani, prisoner, Regarding Corona crisis

International Liberty Association: An exiled political prisoner in Ardebil prison, Shirahmad Shirani, has written an open letter warning that political prisoners are not being granted leave and that they are at risk of death due to the spread of the Coronaviru in the country. The political prisoner has described the rejection of the... Read More