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June 11, 2013

Amnesty International is concerned by evidence that the Iranian authorities are intensifying their clampdown on dissent in the run-up to the country’s next presidential election, due to be held on...

May 23, 2013
May 17, 2013
Women in Iran have been banned from running for presidency, contradicting a number of articles of the country's Constitution.
April 10, 2013
In Iran, the second highest user of the death penalty, suspects are sometimes forced to appear television to "confess" to alleged crimes before being sentenced to death.

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