Sunni detainees in Karaj’s Rajaee Shahr prison sent a letter to United Nations Commission on Human Rights on Thursday, complaining about violation of their rights.
United Nation’s General Assembly approved a new resolution on Monday, urging Islamic Republic of Iran to stop its “alarmingly high” use of violence and death penalty.
At least 30 Iranian men were convicted criminal and set up each for as long as 20 years of prison term by Iranian courts, which accelerate economic crime cases as the country is dealing with worst financial crisis ever.
More than 100 Christians were detained by Iranian security forces last week following about 150 others who were jailed last month across the country, Premier Christian Radio reported on Monday.
Shirin Ebadi, an Iranian lawyer and winner of Noble Peace prize in 2003 wrote a letter on Iranian workers’ situation and their ongoing strike to the UN special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Iran, Javaid Rehman.