U.N. condemns rights abuses in Iran, North Korea and Syria

كتبه الجمعة, 21 كانون1/ديسمبر 2012 21:20
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(Reuters) - The U.N. General Assembly condemned North Korea, Iran and Syriaon Thursday for widespread human rights abuses and all three countries rejected the separate resolutions adopted by the 193-member world body, slamming them as politicized. The resolution on Syria,…

Iran: Activists Fleeing Assault on Civil Society

كتبه السبت, 15 كانون1/ديسمبر 2012 00:47
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Beirut) – The space in Iran for civil society has been shrinking since the crackdown following the disputed presidential election in 2009, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Three-and-a-half years after government forces brutally suppressed largely peaceful…

Situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran

كتبه الإثنين, 26 تشرين2/نوفمبر 2012 11:01
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United Nations A/67/327 General Assembly Distr.: General   22 August 2012 Original: English 12-46990 (E) 011012 *1246990*   Sixty-seventh session Item 70 (c) of the provisional agenda* Promotion and protection of human rights: human   rights situations and reports of…

Statement by Mr Ahmed Shaheed, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights situation in Iran Press Conference – Oslo – 22 November 2012

كتبه الإثنين, 26 تشرين2/نوفمبر 2012 02:49
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I would like to first of all offer my thanks to the governments of Germany, Sweden, and Norway for unconditionally accepting my request to conduct my latest fact-finding mission in their countries. The mission has been very successful, as I…

Iranian security forces arrested more than 65 Ahwazi Arab

كتبه السبت, 24 تشرين2/نوفمبر 2012 01:57
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(New York) – Iranian security forces arrested more than 65 Arab residents during security sweeps in Iran’s Arab-majority Khuzestan province since late 2011 according to local activists, Human Rights Watch said today. The Iranian government should immediately charge or release…