Iran: New report demands end to the rampant use of forced confessions

Iran: New report demands end to the rampant use of forced confessions

State media broadcast more than 860 forced confessions and defamatory content between 2009 and 2019   London, Paris, 25 June...
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Reeks of hypocrisy: Iran’s Supreme Leader preaching about police brutality and human rights

Reeks of hypocrisy: Iran’s Supreme Leader preaching about police brutality and human rights

On June 3rd, referring to the killing of George Floyd the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Supreme Leader, Ali Khamenei said: “They're...
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Supreme Leader’s approved policy prevents justice for families of victims of Iran’s November protests

Supreme Leader’s approved policy prevents justice for families of victims of Iran’s November protests

Six months after hundreds of protesters and civilians were killed by unlawful force during the 2019 November protests, the authorities...
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Mapping the November Bloodshed #5: Shot from Above

Mapping the November Bloodshed #5: Shot from Above

In Meshkindasht-Karaj, Basij forces shot at protestors on the ground,  from the rooftops of the Basij Base. On November 15th,...
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Mapping the November Bloodshed #4: Unarmed, Shot Dead

Mapping the November Bloodshed #4: Unarmed, Shot Dead

Ali Albuali was a 16 or 17-year-old boy, killed during the brutal police crackdown in the small northern town of...
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Iranian Businesses in Syria Are Competing for Complicity in International Crimes

Iranian Businesses in Syria Are Competing for Complicity in International Crimes

17 April 2020- “Iranian businesses in Syria risk becoming complicit in the continuation of crimes, such as forced displacement which is...
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Amnesty appeals for Syrian Kurdish man tortured in Iran

Amnesty appeals for Syrian Kurdish man tortured in Iran

RUDAW: ERBIL, Kurdistan Region — Amnesty International has issued an urgent appeal to save the life of a Syrian Kurdish...
Iranian Authorities Must Suspend Death Sentences of November 2019 Protesters

Iranian Authorities Must Suspend Death Sentences of November 2019 Protesters

We, the undersigned, express serious concern with the recent prison and death sentences for Amirhossein Moradi, Mohammad Rajabi and Saeed...
End Widespread Use of Forced Confessions, Human Rights Organizations Tell Iran

End Widespread Use of Forced Confessions, Human Rights Organizations Tell Iran

Radio Farda: In a joint statement on Wednesday, Justice for Iran (JFI) and the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH)...
Iran state news channel aired more than 355 forced confessions in past decade: Report

Iran state news channel aired more than 355 forced confessions in past decade: Report

Al Arabia: Iran’s state broadcaster, the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB), aired more than 860 forced confessions and defamatory...
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