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Iran: Student activist given seven year prison term in ...
3 March 2014

Iran's authorities must quash the conviction of a 27-year-old student who received a seven year prison sentence because of her peaceful political ...

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Amnesty International | Iran: Student activist given seven year ...
3 March 2014

Iran's authorities must quash the conviction of a 27-year-old student who received a seven year prison sentence because of her peaceful political ...

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Iran: Facing death for "insulting the prophet": Rouhollah ...
24 February 2014

Iranian engineer Rouhollah Tavana may be at risk of execution, as the Supreme Court upheld his death sentence earlier this month. He was sentenced ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/012/2014

Iran: Student jailed after refusal to spy: Hamid Babaei
21 February 2014

Iranian graduate student Hamid Babaei, serving a six-year sentence for “acting against national security by communicating with hostile governments ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/011/2014

Iran: The Human Rights Situation in the Islamic Republic of ...
14 February 2014

Amnesty International submits this statement to the 25th session of the UN Human Rights Council on the third anniversary of the house arrests of two ...

Document       MDE 13/010/2014

Further information: Iran: Two Ahwazi Arab men executed ...
14 February 2014

Teachers Hadi Rashedi and Hashem Sha'bani Amouri, both members of Iran's Ahwazi Arab minority, were executed in secret at the end of January. ...

Urgent Action       MDE 13/008/2014

Iran: Release opposition leaders under house arrest three ...
14 February 2014

Opposition leaders Mehdi Karroubi and Mir Hossein Mousavi and his wife, university professor and political activist, Zahra Rahnavard have been held ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/009/2014

Iran: End human rights violations against Iran's Ahwazi Arab ...
16 January 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 16 January 2014. AI Index: MDE 13/005/2014. Iran: End human rights ...

Public Statement       MDE 13/005/2014

Amnesty International | Iran hangs 40 people in two weeks ...
16 January 2014

Iran has carried out a total of 40 executions since the beginning of 2014, with at least 33 carried out in the past week alone, said Amnesty International ...

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Iran hangs 40 people in two weeks amid surge in executions ...
16 January 2014

Iran has carried out a total of 40 executions since the beginning of 2014, with at least 33 carried out in the past week alone, said Amnesty International ...

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