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Iran: Iranian hunger strikers in critical condition
12 April 2013

Two men imprisoned in Adel Abad Prison in Shiraz, south-west Iran, are in critical condition after a prolonged hunger strike protesting the harsh treatment ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/018/2013

Trial by camera – “TV confessions” and the death penalty in ...
11 April 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL FEATURE . AI index: MDE 13/017/2013 EMBARGO: Thursday 11 April 2013, 00:01Hs ...

PressItem       MDE 13/017/2013

Trial by camera – 'TV confessions' and the death penalty in ...
11 April 2013

In Iran, the second highest user of the death penalty, suspects are sometimes forced to appear television to "confess" to alleged crimes before being ...

Story      

Letter Writing Marathon 2012: Final report
3 April 2013

In 2012, 12 cases of individuals and communities whose human rights have been violated were given huge international public attention by Amnesty ...

Report       ACT 30/022/2013

Iran: Ensure fair trials for those accused of killings of nuclear ...
27 March 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 27 March 2013. AI Index: MDE 13/015/2013. Iran: Ensure fair trials for ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/015/2013

Iran: Further information: Death row Ahwazi Arab men on ...
26 March 2013

Five Iranian Ahwazi Arab men have launched a hunger strike in protest at the Supreme Court's decision to uphold their death sentences and their ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/014/2013

Iran: Oral intervention by Amnesty International and Südwind ...
20 March 2013

In this joint statement, the NGOs express their concern that discriminatory selection procedures for candidates, as well as restrictions of the freedoms ...

Document       MDE 13/023/2013

Iran: Further information: Iraqi cleric released from detention in ...
14 March 2013

Iraqi cleric and commentator, Ahmed al-Qubbanji, has been released from detention in Iran. He is safely back in Iraq.

Urgent Action       MDE 13/013/2013

Iran: UN Human Rights Council Twenty-Second Session, 25 ...
12 March 2013

In this oral intervention Südwind and Amnesty International express concern that discriminatory selection procedures for candidates, as well as restrictions ...

Open Letter       MDE 13/012/2013

Iran: Joint letter to the Permanent Representatives of Members ...
7 March 2013

On 21 or 22 March 2013, the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) will vote on the renewal of the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the ...

Open Letter       MDE 13/011/2013