Prison and Flogging Sentences for Seven Iranian Journalists and Activists ‘Disgraceful Injustice’

Source: Amnesty International (USA) Responding to reports of a Revolutionary Court’s decision on September 7 to hand four journalists and

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Human Rights Watch analysis shows lopsided coverage of Iran versus Saudi Arabia

Source: Al Arabiya   While Saudi Arabia earlier this month introduced breakthrough changes allowing women over the age of 21

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Hundreds OF Students In Iran Condemn Harsh Sentences Against Their Peers

Source: RadioFarda Hundreds of Tehran University students have protested recent harsh verdicts issued against their fellow students arrested during protests

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UN Rapporteur Says Number of Executions in Iran Remains One of the Highest in the World

Human Rights Suffered More Setbacks In Iran Source: RadioFarda   The U.N. Special Rapporteur on human rights in Iran says

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UN expert: Executions in Iran among the world’s highest

Source: AlArabiya   The UN expert on human rights in Iran says last year saw increasing restrictions on the right

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Iranians held more than 260 protests in July

By Adena Nima Source: Iran News Wire Workers Workers staged 130 Iran protests in the month of July in 41 cities,

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Imprisoned teachers’ rights activist, in poor health and denied urgent specialized medical treatment

ISICRC Staff   Mohammad Habibi, Imprisoned teachers’ rights activist, is in poor health and is being denied the urgent specialized

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✻ Continuing Coverage on Strikes and Labor Protests in Iran: May 1st thru May 21st

ISICRC Staff This is ISICRC’s eighth report on the ongoing national workers uprising; for all previous reports please click here.  May

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Massive May Day Labor Protests in Iran

ISICRC Staff   May 1st, which is Labor Day in Iran and most other parts of the world, brought massive

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