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Iran: Alleged juvenile offender among 10 hunger strikers ...
16 December 2014

The Iranian authorities' threat to expedite the execution of 10 men on death row in retaliation for going on hunger strike is deplorable, said Amnesty ...

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Amnesty International | Iran: Alleged juvenile offender among ...
16 December 2014

The Iranian authorities' threat to expedite the execution of 10 men on death row in retaliation for going on hunger strike is deplorable, said Amnesty ...

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Iran: Iranian-American detained for journalism
9 December 2014

Iranian-American journalist Jason Rezaian has spent six months in solitary confinement in Tehran's Evin Prison. He has had no access to a lawyer, but ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/065/2014

Iran: Death sentence for "insulting the prophet"
26 November 2014

An Iranian man has been sentenced to death for “insulting the Prophet of Islam”. Soheil Arabi has now had his sentence upheld by Iran's Supreme Court ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/064/2014

Iran: Equality and religious freedom in Iran
17 November 2014

The Iranian authorities' ongoing repression of members of religious minorities in the country must come to a halt. Instead the authorities should adhere ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/063/2014

Iran: Joint letter to Member States of the United Nations ...
13 November 2014

Index: MDE 13/062/2014. To: Member States of the UN General Assembly. Your Excellency. We, the undersigned human ...

Open Letter       MDE 13/062/2014

Iran: Further information: British-Iranian activist on hunger ...
7 November 2014

British-Iranian woman Ghoncheh Ghavami has gone on her second hunger strike after learning she had been sentenced to one year's imprisonment ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/060/2014

Iran: Protection of human rights must go beyond fine words
6 November 2014

The Iranian authorities' decision to withhold their position on all the recommendations made during the country's second Universal Periodic Review ( ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/061/2014

Amnesty International | Media Advisory: Iran must clean up ...
30 October 2014

Spokesperson available for interview in Geneva.

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Iran: Further information: Reyhaneh Jabbari executed
28 October 2014

Reyhaneh Jabbari, who had been sentenced to death under qesas (retribution-in-kind), was executed on 25 October in Iran.

Urgent Action       MDE 13/058/2014