Urgent appeal to the Iranian Government: Halt the scheduled execution of Ahwazi Arab men

كتبه الأربعاء, 21 أيار 2014 21:35
ENEVA (21 May 2014) – A group of United Nations human rights experts* today urged the Iranian authorities to halt the scheduled execution for tomorrow, Thursday 22 May, of two Ahwazi Arab farmers and cultural rights activists, after their death…

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL:TWO AHWAZI ARAB MEN RISK IMMINENT EXECUTION

كتبه الأربعاء, 26 آذار/مارس 2014 22:18
UA: 72/14 Index: 13/014/2014 Iran Date: 26 March 2014 URGENT ACTION TWO AHWAZI ARAB MEN RISK IMMINENT EXECUTION Two Ahwazi Arab men on death row, Ali Chebieshat and Sayed Khaled Mousawi, have been transferred from Fajr Prison in Dezfoul, Khuzestan…

Report of the Secretary-General on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran

كتبه الخميس, 13 آذار/مارس 2014 00:29
    A/HRC/25/75   Advance   UneditedVersion Distr.: General 11 March 2014 Original: English                         Human Rights Council Twenty-fifth session Agenda item 4 Human rights situations that require the…

2013 Human Rights Reports: Iran

كتبه السبت, 01 آذار/مارس 2014 14:46
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The Islamic Republic of Iran is a theocratic republic established after the 1979 adoption of a constitution by popular referendum. The constitution, amended in 1989, created a political system based on the concept in Shia Islam of velayat-e…

Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Ravina Shamdasani

كتبه الأحد, 23 شباط/فبراير 2014 19:11
Press briefing notes on Iran, Papua New Guinea and Haiti Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights: Ravina Shamdasani Location: Geneva Date: 21 February 2014 1) Iran We are deeply concerned about the reported spike in executions in…