Document - Iran: Further information: Death row Ahwazi Arab men on hunger strike

كتبه الأربعاء, 27 آذار/مارس 2013 23:11
Further information on UA: 137/12 Index MDE 13/014/2013 Iran Date: 26 March 2013 URGENT ACTION death row AHWAZI ARAB MEN ON HUNGER STRIKE Five Iranian Ahwazi Arab men have launched a hunger strike in protest at the Supreme Court’s decision…

Dr. Shaheed's speech at the 22nd session of the UN Human Rights Council

كتبه الثلاثاء, 12 آذار/مارس 2013 12:39
Mr. President, Distinguished Ladies and Gentleman Today I wish to report that I have met with Iranian officials last week in furtherance of what I believe is an evolving engagement with the Government.  I believe discussions in this meeting will…

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran

كتبه الجمعة, 01 آذار/مارس 2013 11:39
A/HRC/22/56     Advance Unedited Version Distr.: General   28 February 2013   Original: English   Human Rights Council   Twenty-second session   Agenda item 4   Human rights situations that require the Council’s attention   Report of the Special…

UN human rights office condemns execution of Iranian juvenile

كتبه الإثنين, 25 شباط/فبراير 2013 11:05
22 January 2013 – The United Nations human rights office today strongly condemned the execution of Ali Naderi, a 21-year-old who was sentenced to death for a crime he allegedly committed when he was 17 even though Iran is party…

UN human rights experts urge Iran to release journalists and stop targeting media

كتبه الأربعاء, 06 شباط/فبراير 2013 22:27
5 February 2013 – A group of United Nations independent experts have called on Iran to immediately release journalists detained in recent weeks, as well as to stop what it says is a broader campaign to crack down on media…