Iran’s foreign minister defends execution of gay people on ‘moral principles’

Iranian foreign minister Mohammed Javad Zarif has defended the execution of gay people. By Lydia Smith Source: PinkNews At a

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The cries of Iranian women and my little sister Farah

By Noor Pahlavi Source: AlArabiya   Public floggings, economic disempowerment, social stigmatization: These are daily reminders to the women of

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Iran introduces 2,000 new morality police units in response to women’s hijab protests

By Ahmed Vahdat Source: The Telegraph Iran has introduced 2,000 new morality police units in reaction to what officials call

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Iran agents storm church, tear down cross at 100-year-old Christian place of worship

By Callum Payton Source: Newsweek Iranian intelligence agents have shut down a church in the country’s northwestern city of Tabriz,

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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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Anti-Regime Protests Continuing and Spreading

ISICRC Staff   While most media coverage on Iran has focused on the escalating tensions between the Khomeiniist regime and

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Three Board Members of the Iranian Writers Association (IWA) were Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison

Source: Human Rights Activists News Agency   Baktash Abtin, Reza Khandan Mahabadi, and Keyvan Bajan were charged with “propaganda against

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