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Iran: Iranian woman at risk of execution: Reyhaneh Jabbari
11 April 2014

The death sentence of Iranian woman Reyhaneh Jabbari has been sent to the Office of Implementation of Sentences in Tehran, Iran. Once death sentences ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/018/2014

Iran: Jailed cleric seriously ill, denied treatment: Sayed ...
2 April 2014

The health of jailed Iranian cleric Sayed Hossein Kazemeyni Boroujerdi, a prisoner of conscience held in Tehran's Evin Prison, is worsening. He is in ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/016/2014

Iran: Two Ahwazi Arab men risk imminent execution
26 March 2014

Two Ahwazi Arab men on death row, Ali Chebieshat and Sayed Khaled Mousawi, have been transferred from Fajr Prison in Dezfoul, Khuzestan ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/014/2014

Iran: Joint letter to Member States of the Human Rights ...
12 March 2014

In this joint letter, human rights and civil society groups urge delegates to support the resolution to renew the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on ...

Open Letter       MDE 13/013/2014

Iran: Student activist given seven year prison term in ...
3 March 2014

Iran's authorities must quash the conviction of a 27-year-old student who received a seven year prison sentence because of her peaceful political ...

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Amnesty International | Iran: Student activist given seven year ...
3 March 2014

Iran's authorities must quash the conviction of a 27-year-old student who received a seven year prison sentence because of her peaceful political ...

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Iran: Facing death for "insulting the prophet": Rouhollah ...
24 February 2014

Iranian engineer Rouhollah Tavana may be at risk of execution, as the Supreme Court upheld his death sentence earlier this month. He was sentenced ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/012/2014

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. ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/008/2014