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Iran: A call to save lives of hunger striking political prisoners

On July 30, the Warden of Rajaii Shahr Prison along with special execution guards wearing black masks, attacked Hall 12 of Ward 4, beating...
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A report on violation of human rights of Iran protesters

A report on violation of human rights of Iran protesters Introduction Thousands of Iranians angry over rising food prices, government institutions' scam and inflation protested in...
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Five porters died 14 others wounded in the month of May

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850,000 residents of oil-rich Khuzestan province live in slums

The Khuzestan governorate's Director General of Social Affairs said "According to estimates, 850,000 Khuzestan residents are deprived and live in slums," the...
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Baha’is in Iran, Persecuted for Their Faith

Baha’i faith is the largest non-Muslim religious minority with a population estimated more than 300,000. The Iranian regime has hurt many religious and political...
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Report on arbitrary arrests, torture and cruel treatment of protest detainees

Report on arbitrary arrests, torture and cruel treatment of protest detainees September 2018   Introduction Iran Human Rights Monitor has received many reports on the widespread arrests...
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Report on state of students and universities in Iran

Report on state of students and universities in Iran After the 2009 protests in Iran, which saw the participation of a large number of students,...
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Despite having the funds, Tehran denies relief to flood victims

Despite having the funds, Tehran denies relief to flood victims Massive flood damage  Since...
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Hear Iranian People’s Call for Justice

Hear Iranian People’s Call for Justice In summer of 1988, over 30,000 political prisoners were summarily executed throughout Iran, based...
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Semi Annual Report of Executions in Iran

According to the data collected from material published by the Iranian state-run press, human rights activists and their websites, or from our...

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