A British-Australian woman who is serving a 10-year sentence in Iran for “espionage” has been transferred to a notorious Qarchak prison, officials say.
Islamic Republic of Iran on Tuesday had implemented the death sentences of two Kurdish political activists in Orumiyeh prison, rights groups said.
Amnesty International on Friday reacted in a statement to the killing of a man who had been sentenced to death by Iranian judiciary in Mashhad over drinking alcohol, which is forbidden according to the country’s Islamic law.
Three Iranian activists Mohammad Rajabi, Saeed Tamjidi and Amir Hossein Moradi are reportedly sentenced to death, reports said.
Hedayat Abdollahpour, a Kurdish political prisoner, was executed reportedly by shooting in Oshnavieh prison on May 11, Democratic Party of Iranian Kurdistan (PDKI) announced.
A graffiti in the Capital city of Tehran condemns the violence against women in Iran as a reaction to the recent murder of 13-year-old Romina, who was killed by her father after she escaped home with her boyfriend.
Islamic Republic of Iran has sentenced a French-Iranian academic to six years in prison on national security charges, her lawyer announced.
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) condemned Islamic Republic of Iran for the arrest of two local journalists who published a cartoon making fun of clerics’ traditional remedies for Coronavirus.
The international human rights watchdog Amnesty International said dozens of Iranian prisoners are believed to have been killed by security forces after brutal force was used to put down protests over fears related to coronavirus spreading in the country’s jails.
Alireza Fethi Kuhi, an Iranian asylum seeker in Turkey who has been granted resident permit in the United States in 2016, was arrested on March 11 and is in danger of deportation to his hometown.