Iran earthquake survivors

Survivors living without shelter a year after Iran earthquake

One year has passed since a powerful earthquake struck the Iran’s western provinces, killing more than 600 and injuring thousands more. The...
Iran poverty

Beyond poverty, Iranians on the verge of absolute famine

With over 150,000 million barrels of proven oil reserves, Iran owns the third or fourth largest oil reserve (based on different types of estimation)...
Executions in Iran

Cruel and Inhuman; Executions in Iran

 Introduction While 160 countries across the world have either abolished the Death Penalty or at least called a moratorium on its use, the clerical...
imprisoned teachers in Iran

A glance at the conditions of imprisoned teachers in Iran

October 5 marks the World Teachers’ Day to honor the services of teachers whose efforts bear the greatest impact on the spirit and thoughts...
Iran Arrest

Iran Human Rights Monitor, Monthly Report – September 2018

Iran Human Rights Monitor, Monthly Report – September 2018   Introduction September was marked with at least 33 executions including executions of 9 political prisoners, wave of...
Iran protest detainees

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...
Ghaed Bassir Petrochemical Plant

Khamenei owned petrochemical plant wreaking environmental havoc in Golpayegan, Isfahan

Khamenei owned petrochemical plant wreaking environmental havoc in Golpayegan, Isfahan The Ghaed Bassir Petrochemical Plant is located in Golpayegan Iran. According to the company’s official...
suicide in Iran

Suicide Tsunami in Iran, Beyond Disaster

A glance at the increasing trend of suicide in Iran Iran’s increasing trend of suicide among different social classes, including group suicides, carried out by...
Illiteracy and school dropouts remain rife in Iran

Illiteracy and school dropouts remain rife in Iran

Illiteracy and school dropouts remain rife in Iran Illiteracy has been eradicated in many countries around the world. In some countries in the region, the...
Chinese fisheries

Iranian fishermen out of jobs while regime sells Oman and Persian...

The Iranian regime has made a hushed deal with Chinese fisheries allowing them to fish in Iran’s southern waters, causing major problems for Iranian...

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UN Experts Condemn Heavy Sentences Against Women’s Rights Activists

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