Iran Mandate Holders


Dr. Shaheed's Work, Iran Mandate Holders, Statements

UN expert calls for an immediate moratorium after Iran hands down death penalty to a prisoner of conscience

GENEVA (5 August 2015) – The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Iran, Ahmed Shaheed, today urged the Iranian authorities to immediately commute the death penalty recently handed down to Mohammad Ali Tehari, a well-known author of alternative medical theories practiced in Iran and abroad, ...