This is the title of a statement submitted to the Thirty-sixth session of the U.N. Human Rights Council will be held 11-29 September 2017, in the European headquarter of the United Nations.
The Joint written statement was submitted to the Secretary General, by France Libertés : Fondation Danielle Mitterrand, Women's Human Rights International Association, non-governmental organizations in special consultative status, Mouvement contre le racisme et pour l'amitié entre les peuples.
NCRI - A member of the Iranian Psychiatrists Association, according to statistics from the health ministry, said that one out of every four Iranians has a mild to severe mental illness.
According to the state-run ISNA news agency, Hassan Falahpur, psychiatrist and member of Iranian Psychiatrists Association, said: “According to the latest research of the Ministry of Health, the prevalence of mental disorders among people aged 15-65 without any personality disorders is 24%.”
NCRI - Porterage is one of the most common jobs in the border areas, especially in western Iran. Choosing porterage as a job by people in these areas is only due to poverty and poor economic conditions.
Recently, killing of two porters was so criminal that state-owned media were forced to criticize, in the form of Crocodile-tears, the approach of the Revolutionary Guards and the police towards this issue.
NCRI - While the Iranian regime’s reactionary, misogynous policies during a 2018 FIFA world cup Russia qualifier held on September 5, 2017 between Iran and Syria prompted overwhelmed people to react in protest, they also revealed more than ever the benighted nature of this medieval regime and its true face to the world.
NCRI - The new remarks made by the U.S. President have sparked a wave of concerns in the Iran regime concerning the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
The Vice-President of Iran and the Head of the Atomic Energy Organization in an interview with the German magazine, Spiegel, published on August 8, stated that the Islamic Republic of Iran would face economic issues if the nuclear deal were breached.
NCRI - The head of the Social Emergency Centre for of the Iranian regime’s Social Welfare Organization admitted the increase in suicide rates in Iran and said: “The country's western provinces, including Ilam, Kermanshah, Hamedan, and Kohgiluyeh and Boyer Ahmad are among the provinces with very high rates of suicide.”
NCRI - The cooperation between the Iranian regime and North Korea in the missile and nuclear fields is a dangerous matter.
North Korea tests nuclear weapons, and the Iranian regime is pursuing nuclear weapons and there is military and nuclear cooperation between the two countries.
NCRI - According to the Head of the Iran’s Chamber of Commerce, South Korea with 10 production units produces cement multiple times higher than Iran with 165 units. He said that the situation is the same in other sectors, and a “fundamental change” is necessary to make an upheaval.
Veteran IRGC and MOIS Members Make Up Murderers’ Row
Iran’s new cabinet is stacked with former Revolutionary Guard (IRGC) and Ministry of Intelligence and Security (MOIS) members who have overseen most of the brutal human rights violations over the last three decades.
NCRI - Iranian businessmen complain that they’re not being supported by their government the way they should. They point to Qatar market, which due to different reasons has closed out Iranian goods and is now out of Iranian traders’ reach.