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September 7, 2012
The Iranian authorities must halt all executions scheduled in the coming days, Amnesty International said,  amid reports up to 23 individuals may be at risk.
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September 4, 2012

Journalist and women’s rights activist Zhila Bani-Yaghoub was summoned on Sunday to the notorious Evin Prison to begin a one-year sentence for speaking out against authorities and reporting on huma...

September 3, 2012
Iranian authorities must release prisoner of conscience Zhila Bani-Yaghoub, an award-winning journalist and women’s rights activist, Amnesty International said.
August 24, 2012
Writer Arzhang Davoodi, who is facing fresh charges after being imprisoned in Iran for nearly nine years, must be released immediately and unconditionally, Amnesty International said.

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