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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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From businessman to 'spy': a Canadian-Iranian man's ordeal ...
4 December 2013

Canadian-Iranian businessman Hamid Ghassemi-Shall still struggles to shake off the memories of his time in Evin Prison in Iran, where his brother died ...

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Iran: Further information: Three reprieved two still at risk of ...
28 November 2013

Abdolreza Ghanbari and two others have had their death sentences commuted or overturned. Father and son Mohsen and Ahmad Daneshpour Moghadam ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/049/2013

Iran: President Rouhani must deliver on human rights ...
25 November 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 13/048/2013. 25 November 2013. IRAN: President Rouhani ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/048/2013

Iran: Physicist Omid Kokabee must be released
19 November 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 13/047/2013. 19 November 2013. Iran: Physicist Omid ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/047/2013

Iran: Further information: Prisoner of conscience needs ...
15 November 2013

On 4 November 2013 Iranian prisoner of conscience and blogger, Hossein Ronaghi Maleki, was taken to a hospital outside prison but transferred back ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/045/2013

Iran: Joint open UNGA letter
15 November 2013

In this joint open letter, human rights and civil society organizations, write to urge governments of member states to vote in favour of the resolution on ...

Open Letter       MDE 13/046/2013

Iran: Prisoners' hunger strike puts the spotlight on denial of ...
11 November 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: MDE 13/044/2013. 11 November 2013. Prisoners' hunger ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/044/2013

Iran: Jailed trade unionist's health at risk: Reza Shahabi
7 November 2013

Iranian trade unionist Reza Shahabi, held in Tehran's Evin Prison, is in urgent need of medical care that he cannot obtain in prison. He is serving a six ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/043/2013

Iran: Lives of two death row inmates from Kurdish minority at ...
28 October 2013

Two death row prisoners from Iran's Kurdish minority are at imminent risk of being executed after the Iranian authorities carried out 20 death sentences ...

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Iran: Journalist brothers detained
24 October 2013

Brothers Khosro and Masoud Kordpour, both journalists and from Iran's Kurdish minority, were arrested in March 2013 and later charged with vaguely ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/042/2013