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Iran: Further information: Behrouz Ghobadi released
4 February 2013

Behrouz Ghobadi, brother of internationally acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Bahman Ghobadi, has been released, after a campaign that engaged prominent ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/005/2013

Iran cracks down on journalists despite international outcry ...
30 January 2013

Journalists arrested in the past few days are accused of cooperating with "anti-revolutionary" Persian-language media organizations outside Iran.

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Iran must release journalists detained in newspaper office ...
28 January 2013

Iran must release all journalists being held solely for carrying out their legitimate work, Amnesty International urged after more than a dozen reporters ...

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Iran: Stop the execution of Ahwazi Arab political prisoners
24 January 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. JOINT PUBLIC STATEMENT. 24 January 2013. AI Index: MDE 13/007/2013. Iran: Stop the ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/007/2013

Iranian filmmaker Behrouz Ghobadi released from prison ...
23 January 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT 23 January 2013 AI Index: MDE 13/006/2012. Iranian Filmmaker Behrouz ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/006/2013

Iran: Further information: Five Ahwazi Arab men face imminent ...
22 January 2013

Five members of Iran's Ahwazi Arab minority may be at imminent risk of execution after their death sentences were upheld by the Supreme Court of ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/004/2013

Iran executes alleged juvenile offender | Amnesty International
18 January 2013

Ali Naderi put to death for a crime he allegedly committed while 17 years old.

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Iran: Death row prisoners must not be executed
17 January 2013

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 17 January 2013. AI Index: MDE 13/003/2013. Iran: Death row prisoners must not be executed. ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/003/2013

Iran: Further information: Trade unionist ends hunger strike ...
10 January 2013

Iranian trade unionist Reza Shahabi ended his hunger strike on 7 January after 22 days, after the prison authorities agreed to meet his demand to grant ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/002/2013

Iran: Hunger striker demands medical treatment: Reza ...
4 January 2013

Iranian trade unionist Reza Shahabi, a prisoner of conscience, started a hunger strike on 17 December 2012 in protest at the authorities' denial of his ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/001/2013