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Iran: “Justice is an alien word”: Ill-treatment of political ...
15 May 2014

This briefing concerns an incident that occurred on 17 April 2014 in Evin Prison in Tehran when Iranian security officials are reported to have subjected ...

Report       MDE 13/023/2014

Amnesty International | Iran must investigate “Black Thursday” ...
15 May 2014

Political prisoners and prisoners of conscience at Section 350 of Iran's Evin prison were subjected to assault, beatings and other ill-treatment, with some ...

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Iran: Further information: Ahwazi Arab men at imminent risk of ...
9 May 2014

Death row prisoners Ali Chebieshat and Sayed Khaled Mousawi, both members of Iran's Ahwazi Arab minority, may be nearing execution, as the Supreme ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/024/2014

Iran: Further information: Jail sentence for Iranian student ...
25 April 2014

Maryam Shafi' Pour, a prisoner of conscience, has been sentenced to seven years in prison on charges apparently related to her peaceful activism. She ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/022/2014

Iran: Evin prisoners at risk after report of riot
17 April 2014

Reports of prison guards raiding Section 350 of Tehran's Evin Prison, where many political prisoners are held, have emerged raising fears about the ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/021/2014

Iran: Trade unionist punished for hunger strike: Shahrokh ...
16 April 2014

Iranian trade unionist Shahrokh Zamani, a prisoner of conscience, has ended a hunger strike after 38 days, which has left him in poor health. He is facing ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/019/2014

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