Enforced disappearances

  • Iran: Maximum Impunity

    Iran: Maximum Impunity

    Submission to the 34th Session of the United Nation Human Rights Council for the third circle of the Universal Periodic Review of the Islamic Republic of Iran Justice for Iran […]

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  • UN recognises more enforced disappearances from Iran’s 80s mass executions

    UN recognises more enforced disappearances from Iran’s 80s mass executions

    27 March 2019- Following Iranian human rights defender Jafar Behkish’s complaint about the fate of his six family members who had been extra-judicially executed during the 1980s, the United Nations […]

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  • Help preserve the historical memory of Khavaran’s mass graves

    Help preserve the historical memory of Khavaran’s mass graves

    The Mothers of Khavaran make weekly visits to the mass graves at Khavaran cemetery in Tehran. Help them preserve the historical memories of Iran’s 1988 Massacre and the political prisoners […]

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  • Human Rights Violator: Morteza Eshraghi

    Human Rights Violator: Morteza Eshraghi

    Full Name:Morteza Eshraghi Biography:No information is available on his birth and education. Positions:⦁ Prosecutor at the Revolutionary Court of Tehran, most likely from 1986 to 1989⦁ Judge at Branch 1 […]

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  • Human Rights Violator:  Iraj Amirkhani

    Human Rights Violator: Iraj Amirkhani

    Full Name: Iraj Amirkhani Biography: No information is available about Iraj Amirkhani’s birth and education. Positions: ⦁ Prosecutor at the Revolutionary Court in Ahvaz from 2005 to January 2007 ⦁ […]

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  • Human Rights Violator: Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

    Human Rights Violator: Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani

    Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani seriously violated human rights during his tenures in various high-profile positions of power within the Islamic Republic of Iran.

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  • “PainScapes” added to world map of historical dialogue projects

    “PainScapes” added to world map of historical dialogue projects

    24 December 2018- “PainScapes; The Underground Map of Mass Graves and Enforced Disappearances in Iran” can now be found at the ‘Historical Dialogue” world map, from Columbia University’s Alliance for […]

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  • Human Rights Violator: Ghorbanali Dorri-Najafabadi

    Human Rights Violator: Ghorbanali Dorri-Najafabadi

      Full Name: Ghorbanali Dorri-Najafabadi Biography: Ghorbanali Dorri-Najafabadi was born in 1945 in the city of Najafabad, Isfahan Province, Iran. He was educated in a seminary school. Positions: Intelligence Minister […]

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  • Justice for Iran complains to UN on four Kurdish victims of enforced disappearance

    Justice for Iran complains to UN on four Kurdish victims of enforced disappearance

    10 October 2018– On this World Day Against the Death Penalty, Justice for Iran is submitting complaints to the UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances (WGEID), regarding the […]

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  • A Map of Pain, A Map of Resistance

    A Map of Pain, A Map of Resistance

    IranWire–   The families of executed political prisoners and human rights groups have created an interactive map of mass graves in Iran 30 years on from one of the Islamic […]

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