Civil Liberties Resources

Over the course of 2014, Iran executed 13 people for crimes they had committed as minors. Among them is a young Afghan who was accused of...

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Jun 13, 2015 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Freedom of expression On June 8, the Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance announced that its venues...
May 30, 2015 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Journalists’ rights The trial of Jason Rezaian, the imprisoned Washington Post Tehran correspondent,...
May 16, 2015 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Women's rights In an April 25 interview with the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran, human...
May 02, 2015 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran International Workers’ Day and workers’ rights Friday, May 1 marked International Workers’ Day. After...
Apr 18, 2015 | Civil Liberties, Elections, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Arbitrary detention On April 5, Mostafa Tork Hamadani, lawyer of Ali Motahari, announced that Motahari’s...
Apr 03, 2015 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Workers’ rights Five miners of the Chadormalu mine were each handed discretionary one-year sentences and...
Mar 20, 2015 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Rights of religious minorities In recent months, authorities across Iran have stepped up harassment of...
Mar 18, 2015 | Analysis, Civil Liberties, Accountability
The report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran, Ahmed Shaheed. Submitted in...
Mar 17, 2015 | Nabz Nameh, Women's Participation, Civil Liberties
The challenges and rights violations faced by Bahá’ís in Iran are not a new theme. These difficult conditions began in the Qajar era and...
Mar 07, 2015 | Civil Liberties, Nabz Bi-Weekly
This week in human rights in Iran Minority rights On March 4, more than 1,800 Azerbaijani students issued an open letter to Hassan Rouhani...