Freedom of Belief

  • Human Rights Violator: Seyyed Mohammadreza Hashemi-Golpayegani

    Human Rights Violator: Seyyed Mohammadreza Hashemi-Golpayegani

    Full Name: Seyyed Mohammadreza Hashemi-Golpayegani Biography: Seyyed Mohammadreza Hashemi-Golpayegani was born in Najaf on 4 January 1947. He holds a Ph.D. in Medical Engineering. Positions: Member of the Supreme Council […]

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  • Human Rights Violator: Hadi Hashemian

    Human Rights Violator: Hadi Hashemian

    Full Name: Hadi Hashemian Biography: No information is available about Hadi Hashemian’s birth and education. Positions: Chief Justice at Branch 24 of the Court of Appeals in Mazandaran Province until […]

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  • Human Rights Violator: Mehdi Mohammadi

    Human Rights Violator: Mehdi Mohammadi

    Full Name: Mehdi Mohammadi Biography: No information is available about Mehdi Mohammadi’s birth and education. Positions: Warden at Shahr-e Rey (Qarchak) Prison from 14 April 2017 until present Human rights […]

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  • A decade of resistance behind Iranian bars

    A decade of resistance behind Iranian bars

     New Internationalist: Soudeh Alikhani of the Justice for Iran campaign writes on the 10th anniversary of the women’s rights activist Zeinab Jalalian’s arrest – on International Women’s Day Ten years have […]

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  • Human Rights Violator: Mohammad Moghiseh

    Human Rights Violator: Mohammad Moghiseh

    Full Name: Mohammad Moghiseh (Aliases: Haj Nasser and Naserian) Biography: Mohammad Moghiseh was born in Sabzevar in Razavi Khorasan Province in Northeastern Iran. He studied seminary education. Responsibilities: Since early 2000’s until […]

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  • 41 NGOs Urge Renewal of Mandate for Special Rapporteur on Iran

    41 NGOs Urge Renewal of Mandate for Special Rapporteur on Iran

    On Thursday, March 16, Justice for Iran and 40 other NGOs addressed a joint statement to the permanent representatives of member states of the United Nations Human Rights Council. In […]

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  • Unprecedented ruling lightens jail term for Baha’is

    Unprecedented ruling lightens jail term for Baha’is

    Radio Zamaneh: Twenty four Iranian Baha’is who had been sentenced to heavy sentences ranging from 6 to 11 years for charges ranging from threatening national security to links to espionage, […]

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  • 19 Human Rights Organizations Call to Protect the Rights of Christians in Iran

    19 Human Rights Organizations Call to Protect the Rights of Christians in Iran

    A group of 19 human rights organizations, including Justice for Iran, call on the international community and United Nations bodies to protect the rights of Christians in the Islamic Republic of […]

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  • Where Is the Murderer of Ataollah Rezvani, a Baha’i Resident of Bandar Abbas?

    Where Is the Murderer of Ataollah Rezvani, a Baha’i Resident of Bandar Abbas?

    Justice for Iran, August 22, 2016: Three years since the murder of Ataollah Rezvani, a Baha’i resident of Bandar Abbas, with a bullet to his skull, law enforcement and judicial […]

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  • Ten NGOs demand justice for 32 Bahá’ís in Iran

    Ten NGOs demand justice for 32 Bahá’ís in Iran

    Ten NGOs wrote to the EU authorities expressing deep concern over the case of 32 Iranian Bahá’ís, who were sentenced to a collective 238 years in prison, in essence, for […]

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