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November 8, 2012

Amnesty International today urged the Iranian authorities to investigate the circumstances that led to the death of a blogger in detention in the capital Tehran who was reportedly tortured in custo...

Press Release
November 6, 2012

The transfer of five death row inmates from Ghezel Hesar Prison in Karaj near Tehran to the capital’s Evin Prison has sparked fears about their imminent execution.

News
November 1, 2012
Nine women held in Tehran's Evin prison have started a hunger strike in protest at ill-treatment by prison guards.
News
October 30, 2012
Iran's judiciary and prison authorities should end mistreatment of prisoners of conscience, including prominent rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh.

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