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Iran’s Refusal To Answer for Its Crime in Downing PS752, Another Sign of Systematic Impunity

Instead of answering the questions raised by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extra-Judicial Executions, Ms. Agnes Callamard, over the Ukrainian plane's downing in...

Time Does Not Absolve Human Rights Violators

By Giulio Terzi A letter sent by seven UN Special Rapporteurs on Human Rights to the Iranian regime, in order to clarify the position of...

MEPs View Saeid Sangar and Iranian Political Prisoner’s Case as Focal Point for International Pressure

Last month, the Iranian judiciary arbitrarily added 11 months to the prison term for Saeid Sangar, after having previously extended his sentence from 18...

Bi-Partisan House Resolution Calls for a Free Iran, Condemns Regime’s Terror Plots

A bipartisan resolution co-signed by 113 members of the United States House of Representative, calling for a democratic, non-nuclear, and secular Iran, and condemning...

Iranian Intelligence Minister’s Statement Unwittingly Invites International Scrutiny

Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi recently delivered remarks to state media in which he admitted that if it was “pushed” by Western adversaries, the...

Iran’s January Executions Reaffirm the Longstanding Need for Pressure on Human Rights

In the first month of 2021, the Iranian regime carried out the execution of at least 27 prisoners in line with its 40 years of human...

Western Powers Should Demand Complete Details of Iran’s 2021 Executions So Far

On January 30, activists monitoring Iran recorded the 27th execution since the beginning of the year. Given the Iranian judiciary’s penchant for secrecy, it...

True Colors of Iran Regime’s Factions Can Be Seen in Their Violation of Human Rights and Terrorism

The Iranian regime executed at least 27 prisoners in January. With an additional 225 executions in 2020, the regime holds the record as the...

Rising Number of Executions in Iran Suggests Deteriorating Human Rights Situation

On Saturday, Iran’s regime executed Baluch political prisoner Javid Dehghan Khald, 31, in Zahedan central prison, southeast Iran. His execution brough the number of...

UK Lawmakers Call for International Investigation About Human Rights Violations in Iran

The British Committee for Iran Freedom (BCFIF) on January 26 strongly condemned the new sentence against Iranian political prisoner Saeid Sangar, who has been...