Welcoming Iranian President Rouhani to UN General Assembly Sends Wrong Message

Editor 18 September 2017

 by Atousa Pilger

Newly elected to his second term in office, Iran’s president oversaw more than 3,100 people hanged during his first term. Some 100 executions were carried out in July of this year, several of them in public, and at least one involving someone who was a minor at the time of his alleged crime.

MEPs Call for Justice for 1988 Massacre Victims

Editor 14 September 2017

by Armin Baldwin

Friends of a Free Iran (FOFI) in the European Parliament held a conference on 13th September calling on the Council of the European Union, the member states and the High Representative of the European Union, Mrs. Federica Mogherini, to act and speak out against the horrific human rights abuses that take place in the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Oppression of Iranians in Kurdistan

Editor 13 September 2017

by Atousa Pilger

The Kurdish population of Iran has been repressed for a very long time and there are more and more protests breaking out against the regime’s discrimination.

Iran: Former Prisoner Loses Eye Because of Neglect While Imprisoned

Armin Baldwin 12 September 2017

by Armin Baldwin

Alireza Rajaee, a well-known Iranian journalist, spent four years in an Iranian prison. During that time he was denied treatment, and as a result of this he has now lost one of his eyes and part of his face because of sinus cancer.

We use cookies to improve our website. Cookies used for the essential operation of this site have already been set. For more information visit our Cookie policy. I accept cookies from this site. Agree