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October 13, 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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October 3, 2011

Amnesty International condemns the arrest of six individuals -- documentary filmmakers and a producer -- in Iran and calls for their immediate and unconditional release. The organization said it a...

September 30, 2011
Yousef Nadarkhani is facing a possible death sentence for refusing to renounce his religion.
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September 28, 2011

The 11-year sentence handed down to leading human rights activist Narges Mohammadi is another blatant attempt by the Iranian government to crush human rights organizations, Amnesty International sa...

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