Issues

  • Human Rights Violator: Ali Fazli

    Human Rights Violator: Ali Fazli

    Ali Fazli is deputy Commander of the Basij, former Head of the IRGC’s Seyyed al-Shohada Corps, Tehran Province (until February 2010). According EU Council statement the Seyyed al- Shohada Corps is in charge of security in Tehran province and played a key role in brutal repression of protesters in 2009.

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  • Human Rights Violator: Abdollah  Araghi (Eraghi)

    Human Rights Violator: Abdollah  Araghi (Eraghi)

    Abdollah Araghi (Eraghi) is deputy Head of IRGC’s Ground Forces. According EU Council statement he had a direct and personal responsibility in the crackdown of protests all through the Summer of 2009.

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  • Human Rights Violator:Hossein Allahkaram

    Human Rights Violator:Hossein Allahkaram

    Ansar-e Hezbollah Chief and Colonel in the IRGC. According EU Council statement he co-founded Ansar-e Hezbollah. This paramilitary force was responsible for extreme violence during crackdown against students and universities in 1999, 2002 and 2009.

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  • Human Rights Violator:    Hassan ZAREH DEHNAVI (Hassan Haddad)

    Judge, Tehran Revolutionary Court, branch 26. He was charge of the detainee cases related to the post election crises and regularly threatened families of detainees in order to silence them. He has been instrumental in issuing detention orders to the Kahrizak Detention Centre

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  • Iranian officials put on travel blacklist by UK, US and Canada

    William Hague, the foreign secretary, said Iran needed to change its behaviour before it would be treated as a ‘normal member of the international community’. Photograph: Gianluigi Guercia/AFP/Getty ImagesBritain, the […]

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  • EU targets Iran for supporting Syrian protest crackdown

     EU sanctions imposed upon close relatives and business associates of President Bashar al-Assad over the repression in Syria have also targeted commanders of Iran‘s Revolutionary Guard. Syria has denied that Iran has been helping to […]

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  • Journalists Reporting on Sexual Violence against Women Face Criminal Charges

    On 29 May, proceedings brought by the prosecutor of the Press and Publications Court against Professor Omar el Gerai, a journalist and activist, and Abdallah Sheikh, the editor of Ajras Alhurria,began […]

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  • Justice for Iran: Mohseni Eje’i won the international bludgeon award

    Justice for Iran: Mohseni Eje’i won the international bludgeon award

     .”Justice For Iran: Ayatollah Mohseni Eje’i, Prosecutor of Iran, was chosen as the winner of the International Bludgeon Award of the Woman’s Link worldwide as the most anti-woman judge in the […]

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  • Egypt: Admission of forced virginity must lead to justice

    Egypt: Admission of forced virginity must lead to justice

     Amnesty International: The Egyptian authorities must bring those responsible for ordering or conducting forced ‘virginity tests’ to justice, following a senior military figure’s admission that the army subjected female protesters […]

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  • Human Rights Violator:Ghorban-Ali Dorri-Nadjafabadi

    Human Rights Violator:Ghorban-Ali Dorri-Nadjafabadi

    Ghorban-Ali Dorri-Nadjafabadiو POB: Najafabad (Iran) – DOB: 1945 Former Prosecutor General of Iran until September 2009 (former Intelligence minister under Khatami presidency). As Prosecutor General of Iran, he ordered and supervised the show trials following the first post-election protests, where the accused were denied their rights, an attorney. He also carries responsibility for the Kahrizak abuses.

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