Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Category Archives: Human Rights

Prisoner’s four fingers amputated in public

NCRI – An Iranian man’s four fingers amputated in public in city of Abarkooh in southern Iran, a commander police in the southern province of Yazd has declared, state-run Tabnak website reported on Friday. Colonel Ahmad Gholamzadeh said the four … Continue reading

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Abuse of Human Rights in Iran

In the past, the United States has raised human rights issue as a propaganda tool to promote its own political objectives in Iran.  In 1977, President Jimmy Carter took stance against Mohammad Reza Shah’s human rights records.  However, after the … Continue reading

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An Execution Wave Against Iranians LGBT

President Barack Obama has long depicted himself as a defender of women’s and LGBT rights not only in the United States but across the world as well. Yet, where is his voice when it comes to the growing number of executions … Continue reading

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Political Prisoners at Evin Transferred into Quarantine without Explanation

Twenty-seven political prisoners have been transferred from Evin Prison’s Ward 350 to quarantine, where they are now being held in conditions tantamount to clear and serious ill treatment. In an interview with the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran, … Continue reading

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Iran’s Justice Minister, We are Not Afraid of Enemy’s Psychological War

Iran’s Justice Minister Mostafa Pour-Mohammadi said on Thursday that the nation had no fear of enemy’s psychological war which would never come to an end. Mostafa Pour-Mohammadi said on Thursday that the nation had no fear of enemy’s psychological war which … Continue reading

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IRGC urban war town set up to confront youths

IRGC urban war town set up to confront youths, In fear of escalation of street clashes between youths and the security forces, the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) set up an “urban war town” to confront the youths and people’s … Continue reading

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IRGC warns against Intrusion into Iranian Kurdistan

Iran’s Kurdish Region a Hotbed of Anti-Government Activism IRGC warns against Intrusion into Iranian Kurdistan. IRGC General Mohammad Hossein Rajabi, commander of Bait ul-Muqaddas Corps, with area of responsibility covering the country’s Kurdish region, today warned “anyone with intention to … Continue reading

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IRGC Top Advisor Hails Iran’s Missile Power

A top advisor to the Commander of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) underlined the Iranian Armed Forces’ preparedness to confront enemies, and said IRGC forces are equipped with state-of-the-art weapons and powerful missiles. “Today, Iran’s missile systems are ready … Continue reading

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Yeganeh Salehi, UAE newspaper reporter held in Iran for “security issues”

Iran’s judiciary issued a statement on Monday claiming Yeganeh Salehi, the reporter for The National newspaper arrested last month, is being detained for “security issues”. Yeganeh Salehi, a foreign correspondent at the Abu Dhabi government-owned newspaper, was arrested by Iranian authorities on … Continue reading

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Human Rights in Iran, Dozens Unlawfully Held in City’s Prisons

  Several dozen prisoners in a northern city are serving prison terms for exercising their basic human rights. Iranian authorities should immediately and unconditionally release all political prisoners, Human Rights Watch said.The 59-page report, is based on a review of 189 cases in … Continue reading

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