Alireza Rezavand, a soldier originally from Tehran’s Damavand who was serving in Mariwan’s 236 Army Brigade, was reportedly killed by his commander on Thursday, his friends told Avatoday.
Amnesty International has launched a new microsite titled “A web of impunity: The killings Iran’s internet shutdown hid”, documenting how the lethal crackdown that left hundreds of people dead was hidden from the world.
The United States on Tuesday imposed Iran-related sanctions on six companies and four individuals, accusing them of supplying sensitive goods to an Iranian military firm, Reuters reported.
Villagers from Zadroye village in Kermanshah province said they managed to stop Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) forces from seizing their livestock.
Farideh Veisi, an activist from Kurdish city of Dehgolan, said Iranian security forces tortured her along with her husband accusing them of having ties with Kurdish opposition parties.
Maryam ebrahimvand, an Iranian writer and cinema director has been sentenced to 10 year and 6 months in prison for two of her movies, a family member told Avatoday.
Kurdish iconic poet Jalal Malekshah died of cancer on Saturday night at the age 69 in Sanandaj city, Iran.
An Iranian police officer, who was send out in the city of Mashhad to deal with a family problem, ended up killing a man who reportedly had a fight with his wife, two informed sources told Avatoday.
Iranian intelligence forces forced a girl from Abadan to deny sextual abuses and alleged rape case she had faced on Television, three relatives of the victim told Avatoday.
Basij forces of Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) on Tuesday robbed a jewelry store in the northwestern city of Tabriz and killed a civilian and w