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…

Statement by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton on the confirmed death sentences and potentially imminent executions of five Ahwazi Arabs

كتبه الأربعاء, 30 كانون2/يناير 2013 00:13
The High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the Commission issued the following statement today: "It was with great concern that I learned that an Iranian High Court has upheld the…

UN human rights experts urge Iran to halt execution of five activists

كتبه الإثنين, 28 كانون2/يناير 2013 21:25
28 January 2013 – A group of United Nations independent experts urgedIran to halt the execution of five activists belonging to the Ahwazi Arab minority, who were sentenced to death on charges of corruption, propaganda and “enmity against God.” Mohammad…

Human Rights Watch:Iran: Stop Execution of Ahwazi Arab Political Prisoners

كتبه السبت, 26 كانون2/يناير 2013 02:05
Whereabouts of Five Condemned Men Unknown (London) – Iran’s judiciary should quash death sentences against five members of Iran’s Ahwazi Arab minority and immediately cancel their execution, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch said today. The sentences were handed down…

UN human rights office condemns execution of Iranian juvenile

كتبه الأربعاء, 23 كانون2/يناير 2013 18:58
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…