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May 2017

Iran: Young woman arrested in Azadi Stadium

A young woman dressed in boys' outfit got arrested by security forces in Tehran's Azadi Stadium during a football match between Esteghlal and Al-Ein teams. Women and girls are not allowed to enter sports stadiums in Iran. Young women have…

Iran: 10 executions in one day

On May 23, only four days after Iran’s sham election, authorities executed ten prisoners in the cities of Zahedan, Ardebil, Arak, Tabriz and Kermanshah. An inmate was hanged in Ardebil Prison, southwest of the country. 50-year-old Davar…