Iran: Baha’i citizen Sentenced to 11 Years Imprisonment

Ali Ahmadi, a Baha’i citizen, was sentenced to an 11-year prison term by Qaemshahr Revolutionary Court On 2 December, 2019. He was arrested by security forces on 20 November, 2018. Then he was transferred to solidarity confinement at Kachoui Detention Center in Sari. After 43 days of imprisonment, he was temporarily released on 150... Read More

Iran: Labor activist Arrested & Taken to Unknown Place

International Liberty Association: Jalil Mohammadi, a labor activist and a member of the Coordination Committee to form trade unions, was arrested by security forces and taken to an unknown location. Jalil Mohammadi, labor activist and Kurdish citizen, was arrested at his workplace and was taken to an unknown place. According to the... Read More

Top UN Human Rights Official Calls on Iran to Address “Clear Violations” of International Norms on Use of Force and “Serious” Human Rights Violations Against Protesters

ILA: United Nation Human Rights logo International Liberty Association: Following the release of more information that gradually filters out of Iran, regarding the recent protests, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Friday, 6 December, issued a statement to expressed alarm at the continuing lack of transparency... Read More

Iran: Woman Hanged for Defending Herself Against Rape

ILA: Somayyeh Shahbazi Jahrouei According to International Liberty Association, a woman who defended herself against rape was hanged this week in Iran. Somayyeh Shahbazi Jahrouei, 33, had been imprisoned for six years. She had committed murder in self-defense against rape. Many of the women convicted of murder in Iran are themselves... Read More

ASHARG AL-AWSAT: British PM: Iran Protests Sign of Real Popular Dissatisfaction

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. (Reuters) International Liberty Association: Ashargh Al-Awsat has published Mr. Boris Johnson, the Prime Ministers opinion on Iran recent protests. This is an excerpt of the news and you can read full article at; ... Read More

Iran: Seven Civil Rights Activists Were Sentenced to 29 Years Imprisonment

International Liberty Association: According to human rights news agency, Moin Hajizadeh, Raha Ahmadi, Leila (Khadijeh) Mirghafari, Armin Sourani, Mohammad Abolhasani, Saman Zandian, and Vahid Ghadirzadeh were sentenced to 29 years imprisonment, combined. On 10 November, 2019, they were tried at the Branch 15 of Tehran’s Revolutionary... Read More