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July 31, 2014
A sharp rise in arrests, prosecutions and imprisonment of independent journalists in Iran signals the authorities’ utter determination to crush hopes for increased freedom heralded by the election of...
June 1, 2014

Iranian authorities have shown little or no regard for academic freedom and the human rights on which it depends, freedom of expression and association.

May 30, 2014
The Iranian authorities have waged a ruthless campaign of repression over the past three decades against students and academics because of their peaceful activism, views or beliefs.
May 20, 2014
The planned execution, on 22 May, of two members of the Ahwazi Arab minority who were forced to “confess” on TV and are being held in an unknown location is an absolute mockery of justice which must b...

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