Iran’s failure to forestall violence towards its personal folks by safety forces, or to carry senior officers to account, is not going to dissuade protesters, mentioned the president of the Worldwide American Council following the discharge of a brand new report by Human Rights Watch (HRW).Stop Repressing
“Simple repression and the use of brute pressure is one thing that Iranian folks have been enduring for a very long time, and they are often anticipated to proceed pushing again towards it with extraordinary resilience,” Dr. Majid Rafizadeh, who can also be a political scientist at Harvard College, informed Arab Information.
“This was made clear in the course of the earlier nationwide rebellion, when dozens of peaceable protesters had been killed, both by Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) gunfire or by torturous interrogations following their arrest. But the rebellion continued for a while,” he mentioned.
“The US and Europe have the capabilities to supply giant segments of the Iranian inhabitants with instruments that may assist them to go on organizing towards the regime and countering the IRGC’s efforts to suppress the inhabitants.”
HRW mentioned Iran had failed to carry its safety forces accountable for violence, together with illegal deadly pressure towards civilians, throughout mass demonstrations that broke out in November 2019.
Tehran, it mentioned, had additionally but to disclose the quantity of folks killed, injured or arrested in the course of the protests. HRW urged the UN Human Rights Council to take motion towards the regime.
Amnesty Worldwide mentioned no less than 304 folks had been killed by safety forces. HRW reported Iranian politician Hossein Naghavi Hosseini as saying as many as 7,000 folks had been detained.
Households of victims, it added, had been warned and in some instances threatened by the authorities to not speak to the media or to attempt to maintain public protests or commemorations on behalf of their kinfolk.
HRW mentioned there had additionally been studies of mass abuse of prisoners in detention, and no less than three demonstrators in custody had been sentenced to loss of life.
Iran Briefing | News Press Focus on Human Rights Violation by IRGC, Iran Human Rights
Jul 23, 2020 Comments Off on Iran’s 1988 Massacre: U.S Calls for Independent Investigations
Mar 01, 2020 Comments Off on Iran: No Justice for Bloody Crackdown
Mar 01, 2020 Comments Off on Iran expert: Regime brutality will not dissuade protests
Oct 29, 2018 Comments Off on HRW Calls On Iran To Produce Evidence Or Release Detained Ecologists
Sep 18, 2020 Comments Off on US sanctions on Iran futile, not to work: Lavrov
Sep 18, 2020 Comments Off on Iran on Brink of Third Wave of Coronavirus
Sep 18, 2020 Comments Off on Trump eyes executive order to punish arms trade with Iran
Sep 17, 2020 Comments Off on Iranian Kurd in Danger of Being Iran’s Next Executed Political Prisoner, Lawyer Says
Jul 25, 2020 Comments Off on ‘Flagrant violation’: Iran protests US jet approach at UNIran has protested the “flagrant violation” of international law to the United Nations after it said United States fighter jets sparked panic on an Iranian passenger plane over Syria. ...
Jul 22, 2020 Comments Off on Ayatollah Khamenei Hints Iran Yet to Strike ‘Reciprocal Blow’ Against US Over Soleimani KillingThe January 3 drone strike assassination of Revolutionary Guards Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani in Baghdad brought Iran and the US to the brink of war, with Tehran responding with missile strikes on...
Feb 10, 2020 Comments Off on Qasem Soleimani, a hero or a terrorist?On 3rd of January a news spread in social media regarding Qasem Soleimani and AbuMahdi Mohandes who has died by a US drone strike near Baghdad Airport and this was the end of their lives. In social media, especially Iranian users, there was a chaotic situation, some called of “the general of...