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Two Kurdish Environment Activists Sentenced to Prison

Orumiyeh Revolutionary Court sentenced two Kurdish activists Jafar Amini and Hamed Sepehri to 18 months of imprisonment in total on charges of “propaganda against the regime”.Accoding to Kurdistan Human rights, on April 25, the trial of…

Continued Arrest of Telegram Channels

One of the Kurdish cyberspace activists of Telegram channel called “Amanj” was transferred to the Orumiyeh Central Prison after a month of detention by security forces.“Farrokh Abdi, a Cyberspace activist and director of Telegram…

IRAN 2015/2016

The authorities severely curtailed the rights to freedom of expression, association and assembly, arresting and imprisoning journalists, human rights defenders, trade unionists and others who voiced dissent, on vague and overly broad…

Iran: 26 Prisoners Including Two Women Hanged

In the last few days, at least 26 people, including two women, were reportedly executed in various Iranian prisons.14 PRISONERS EXECUTEDAccording to close sources, at least 14 prisoners were reportedly hanged at Karaj Central Prison on…

Iran executes at least eight since beginning of 2017

TEHRAN, Iran – In the first five days of 2017, Iran had already executed at least eight people,Iran reportedly hanged three prisoners in Ghazal Hesar Prison in Karaj on Thursday for drug related charges.In the past five days, at…

“Iran is an evil regime… There is no freedom of…

It has been proven time and again that evil prevails if the good remain quiet. We have witnessed this so atrociously in the brutality of Aleppo. But the first step in bringing stability to Syria, is to bring justice to Iran.Iran is an…