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December 15, 2011
At least 488 people have been executed for alleged drug offences so far in 2011, a nearly threefold increase on 2009, a new Amnesty International report says.
November 30, 2011
Iranian women activists are raising awareness globally about a controversial "polygamy" law that would further endanger women's rights.
November 18, 2011
Freed Iranian doctors say that Amnesty International's campaign to release them gave them strength.
November 1, 2011

Farzad Haghshenas, an environmental activist and member of the NGO, Sabzchia (The Green Mountain Society), was released on bail on 1 October.

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