In a joint statement, the 47 member states of UN Human Rights Council condemned the execution of a young Iranian Wrestler Navid Afkari and slammed the country for human rights violations.
Living in a refugee tent in Greece, Elham Khaleqi Abbas Abadi is desperate to talk about traumas she faced after being raped by a smuggler.
International community on Sunday condemned the execution of Navid Afkari, an Iranian prominent champion who had participated in an anti-government protest about two years ago.
Two sources who talked to Avatoday on condition anonymity claimed that Navid Afkari was not executed but died under torture.
A global union representing 85,000 athletes called on Tuesday for Iran’s expulsion from world sport in case it performs death penalty against champion wrestler Navid Afkari.
Navid Afkari, an Iranian popular wrestler who was arrested in anti-regime protest in Shiraz in November 2019 gains International support for his release.
Human Rights Watchdog Amnesty International said Iran has been using torture to extract confessions from hundreds of people who have been jailed since a brutal crackdown against protests last year.
Leila Shakeri, a 43-year-old woman from Yasuj’s village of Sepidar was killed on Monday by her husband Khodabakhsh Shakeri who was freed temporarily due to a coronavirus crisis in prison, a family member of the victim told Avatoday.
Sweden soon will deport Kwestan Hussieni, wife of a former Kurdish Peshmerga commander of Kurdistan Democratic Party of Iran (PDKI), who was killed by Iranian regime, a relative told Avatoday.
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.