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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

Iran: Still no explanation or justice for blogger who died in ...
13 December 2012

Instead of delivering justice and an impartial investigation into a blogger's death in custody, Iranian authorities have been intimidating his family members ...

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Iran: Further information: Lawyer ends hunger strike but still ...
7 December 2012

Following an intervention by parliamentarians, Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh ended her 49-day long hunger strike on 4 December 2012 ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/073/2012

Iran: Mark National Student Day by freeing prisoners of ...
6 December 2012

Dozens of student activists kept behind bars in Iran, some since 2009, must be freed immediately and unconditionally to mark National Student Day.

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Amnesty International | Jailed Iranian lawyer 'ends hunger ...
5 December 2012

Imprisoned prisoner of conscience Nasrin Sotoudeh, is reported to have ended her 49-day strike after the Iranian authorities lifted a travel ban on her ...

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Iran: End clampdown on university students and release those ...
5 December 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. JOINT PUBLIC STATEMENT. 5 December 2012. AI Index: MDE 13/072/2012. ADVOCACY ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/072/2012

Iran: Further information: Hunger striker's health now critical ...
30 November 2012

Hunger-striking human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh is in grave danger as her health deteriorates after 45 days on hunger strike. She is protesting at ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/071/2012

Iran: Joint Statement on the status of violence against women ...
29 November 2012

The Islamic Republic of Iran has not ratified the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women and does not recognize ...

Document       MDE 13/074/2012

Iran must ensure an effective investigation into Sattar ...
29 November 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 29 November 2012. AI Index: MDE 13/070/2012. Iran must ensure an ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/070/2012