Ethnic Minority Cases Supporting the Special Rapporteur's March 2013 Report

كتبه الإثنين, 06 أيار 2013 16:37
This supplement provides documented cases of detained ethnic minorities that served as part of the basis of Dr. Shaheed's March 2013 report presented to the UN Human Rights Council. The documentation is based on primary interviews and secondary research conducted…

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…