Political Prisoners

  • Call to action: Tell Iran to end the harassment of human rights defenders

    Call to action: Tell Iran to end the harassment of human rights defenders

    20 March 2019- Based on a joint communiqué from the League for the Defence of Human Rights in Iran (LDDHI) and Justice for Iran, The Observatory for the Protection of […]

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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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  • Criminal Ebrahim Raisi Appointed as Iran’s Judiciary Chief

    Criminal Ebrahim Raisi Appointed as Iran’s Judiciary Chief

    On 7 March 2019, Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei appointed Seyyed Ebrahim Raisi to head Iran’s judiciary. As a former member of the “Death Commitee,” Raisi played a major role in […]

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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: Judge “Moradi”

    Human Rights Violator: Judge “Moradi”

    Full Name: Judge “Moradi” Biography: No information is available about his birth and education. Positions: Head of Branch 1 at the Revolutionary Court in Kermanshah Human Rights Violations (in chronological […]

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  • Human Rights Violator: Mohammad-Jafar Montazeri

    Human Rights Violator: Mohammad-Jafar Montazeri

    Full Name: Mohammad-Jafar Montazeri Biography: Mohammad-Jafar Montazeri was born in Qom in 1948. He was educated in a seminary. Positions: Judge at the Revolutionary Courts since 1980 Founder of the […]

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  • Human Rights Violator: Hojjatoleslam Gholamreza Mansouri

    Human Rights Violator: Hojjatoleslam Gholamreza Mansouri

    Full Name: Hojjatoleslam Gholamreza Mansouri Biography: No information is available about his birth and education. Positions: Head of Branch 9 of the State Public Prosecutor’s Office Head of the Culture […]

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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: Ahmad Fazelian

    Human Rights Violator: Ahmad Fazelian

    Full Name: Ahmad Fazelian Biography: Ahmad Fazelian was born in Hamedan, Iran. Positions: ⦁ Chief of Branch 7 of the Appeals Court in Golestan Province until 12 September 2006 ⦁ […]

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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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