Resolution Condemning the Recent Surge of Executions of Political Prisoners in Iran
We, the representatives of the undersigned organizations, have gathered here in Washington, DC, on this day 12 of November 2013 to present this Resolution to the United States Department of State and to condemn in the strongest possible terms the recent wave of summary executions and revenge killings by the Islamic Republic of Iran against the Baluch, Arab, and…
Call for protest against the recent surge of executions of political prisoners in Iran
Supporters of freedom!
Defenders of human rights!
Once again, the reactionary and inhumane regime of the Islamic Republic of Iran has shamelessly and fearlessly embarked on a new wave of killings and executions of innocent and brave sons and daughters of this country.
In recent weeks and months, the regime has begun a new wave of executions of politica…
- The UN Human Rights Council
- The UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Iran Dr Ahmad Shahid
- The Amnesty International
- Human Rights Watch
- Reporters without Borders
- The Arab Human Rights Organisations
- The Iranian Human Rights Organisation
- International Organisations on human rights
Four Ahwazi Arabs at risk of imminent execution
The Iranian Intelligence Service have transferred four Ahwazi Arab activists from Karoun priso…
AHRO condemns mass executions in Balochistan
The Iranian regime executed 16 Balochi political activists in their 20's in Zahedan prison south east of Iran on Saturday 26 October 2013.The Prosecutor of the province claimed that they were charged with anti-regime, but they were victims of killing 17 Revolutionary Guards in the border line. In another event the regime also executed two of Kurdish political activists in Kurdistan province.
Since the new president of Iran Hasan Rohani took office two months ago, tens of Ahwazi Arab activists have been detained and subjected to torture and ill-treatment at the hands of security forces of the Islamic Republic. Several others have been sentenced to long prison sentences and exile. With the recent wave of death sentences passed, the number of death row prisoners has now risen to 11.
Press TV the state-owned and controlled English-lang…
Ahwaz News Agency-Ali Chebeishat (47), also known as Ali Kaabi, and Sayed Yasin Mousawi (35) were convicted by judge Seyed Mohammad Bagher Moussavi at Branch 2 of Ahwaz Revolutionar Court. A third activist, Salam Chayan (32), was sentenced to 25 years imprisonment in the city of Yazd; he had been transferred to hospital in late July after his health deteriorated in Dezful prison, where he was being held. All three men are members of the Youth of…
Ahwazi political prisoners, Hashem Shaabani and Hadi Rashedi, were returned to Karoon Prison on 2nd of September 2013 following sever physical and mental torture by the Iranian Intelligence Service.
The two prisoners including other three were sentenced to death and were prohibited to be seen by their families during last two months. The Intelligence Services had transferred Rashedi on 8th September 2013 and Shaabani in last July from the Priso…
The Ahwazi Arab death row prisoner Hashem Shabani (31), who is facing imminent execution for "enmity with God" along with four other friends and colleagues, has been transferred to unknown place by the Iranian Intelligent Services. According to Ahwazi human rights sources family of the prisoner are worried that he might be taken for execution. The Ahwazi Arab activist arrested in February 2011, and was sentenced to death in July 2012. He is m…
It has been more than 28 days that Ahwazi Arab activists Sayed Yasin Mosawi ,34, Ali Chebeshai, 47, and Salaman Chayan, 32, from Shush city in north of Ahwaz (Khuzestan) province, who have been on hunger strike since 03/07/2013. The Arab detainees protest against the false accusations and charges by the judicial authority who have been suffered serious physical and metal tortures and abuse.
The Arab hunger strikers have been cultural activi…