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Iran Death Penalty

Iran: New Amnesty International move on executions in Iran

Amnesty International today (Monday 30 January) appealed to the international community to bring pressure on Iran to end the wave of political executions there. The worldwide human rights organization’s call for a halt to the killings came in a statement submitted for the 45th session of the United...
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Iran:UA 354/88 – Iran: Fear of execution

Since July, Amnesty International has recorded the names of hundreds of political prisoners, members or supporters of many opposition factions, executed or in danger of execution in Iran. Among them are prisoners of conscience, prisoners serving sentences of imprisonment, or whose terms of...
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Iran: UA 351/88 -Iran: Fear of Execution

Since July, Amnesty International has recorded the names of hundreds of political prisoners, members or supporters of many opposition factions, executed or in danger of execution in Iran. Among them are prisoners of conscience, prisoners serving sentences of imprisonment, or whose terms of...
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Iran: UA 346/88 – Iran: Fear of Execution

Since July, Amnesty International has recorded the names of hundreds of political prisoners, members or supporters of many opposition factions, executed or in danger of execution in Iran. Among them are prisoners of conscience, prisoners serving sentences of imprisonment, or whose terms of...
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Iran: UA 337/88 – Iran: Fear of Execution

Since July, Amnesty International has recorded the names of hundreds of political prisoners, members or supporters of many opposition factions, executed or in danger of execution in Iran. Among them are prisoners of conscience, prisoners serving sentences of imprisonment, or whose terms of...
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Iran: UA 326/88 – Iran: Fear of Execution

Amnesty International has received information that Soraya Ali Mohammadi may be in imminent danger of execution. She is a member of the People’s Fadayan Organization of Iran reportedly sentenced to death in 1984 but her sentence was later commuted, first to 15 then to nine years’ imprisonment. She...
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Iran: Political executions

In recent months Amnesty International has been gravely concerned by a new wave of political executions in Iran, believed to be the largest since the early 1980s when thousands of political prisoners were executed after summary or no trial.