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Iran: Student jailed after refusal to spy: Hamid Babaei
21 February 2014

Iranian graduate student Hamid Babaei, serving a six-year sentence for “acting against national security by communicating with hostile governments ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/011/2014

Iran: The Human Rights Situation in the Islamic Republic of ...
14 February 2014

Amnesty International submits this statement to the 25th session of the UN Human Rights Council on the third anniversary of the house arrests of two ...

Document       MDE 13/010/2014

Further information: Iran: Two Ahwazi Arab men executed ...
14 February 2014

Teachers Hadi Rashedi and Hashem Sha'bani Amouri, both members of Iran's Ahwazi Arab minority, were executed in secret at the end of January. ...

Document       MDE 13/008/2014

Iran: Release opposition leaders under house arrest three ...
14 February 2014

Opposition leaders Mehdi Karroubi and Mir Hossein Mousavi and his wife, university professor and political activist, Zahra Rahnavard have been held ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/009/2014

Iran: End human rights violations against Iran's Ahwazi Arab ...
16 January 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 16 January 2014. AI Index: MDE 13/005/2014. Iran: End human rights ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/005/2014

Amnesty International | Iran hangs 40 people in two weeks ...
16 January 2014

Iran has carried out a total of 40 executions since the beginning of 2014, with at least 33 carried out in the past week alone, said Amnesty International ...

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Iran hangs 40 people in two weeks amid surge in executions ...
16 January 2014

Iran has carried out a total of 40 executions since the beginning of 2014, with at least 33 carried out in the past week alone, said Amnesty International ...

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Iran: Iranian student held for peaceful activism: Maryam Shafi' ...
13 January 2014

Banned student activist Maryam Shafi' Pour has been detained for over five months on charges apparently related to her peaceful political activism.

Urgent Action       MDE 13/003/2014

Iran: jailed blogger's health worsening
10 January 2014

The health of jailed Iranian blogger Mohammad Reza Pourshajari, a prisoner of conscience, is worsening. He is in urgent need of specialized medical ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/002/2014

Wire, January/February 2014. Vol. 44, issue 001
7 January 2014

1) The Agenda 2) Up front: Armed with pens, keyboards and a passion for human rights 3) My body my rights 4) Morocco: Remembering Amina 5) El ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/001/2014