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    Many pro-democracy activists arrested in recent weeks in various Iranian cities still remain in prison. Their common “crime!” Participating in peaceful protests in accordance with their basic rights.
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    #AbdolfattahSoltani an Iranian human rights lawyer and spokesman for the #DefenderOfHumanRightsCenter in #Iran, returned to #Evin prison with no extension of leave from the Prosecutor's Office.

    In a letter to the Prosecutor General, #MohammadAliTaheri’s lawyers listed the Procedural violations committed by the #IRGC and the Judiciary, and demanded the arrest warrant be rescinded.

    هم اکنون تجمع #دراویش_گنابادی مقابل کلانتری ۱۰۲ پاسداران
    دراویش خواستار آزادی #عمو_نعمت و پایان دادن به #بازداشت های غیر قانونی و سرخود نیروهای امنیتی هستند

    #LaborRightsActivist & a member of the #Syndicate of Bus Drivers in Tehran, #RezaShahabi returned back to prison by the end of his medical leave.
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    Kavan Mahmoudian and Na’im Ahmadpour Transferred to Sanandaj Prison https://t.co/k3GVtPvYVO

    A Political Prisoner in Difficult Health Condition in Zahedan Prison https://t.co/62zQY64vjz

    The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid urges Iran to stop violating international law by executing juvenile offenders:

    https://t.co/I0PFTeZE5y

    @UNHumanRights #HumanRights #Iran #juvenileoffenders @UN #un

    Iranian-Kurdish political activist Hedayat Abdullapour has contested the verdict.

    https://t.co/4jpiEvkuFh

    #hedayatabdullapour #HumanRights #iran #Kurdish

    “At least five students are still in detention and they don’t have a lawyer.”

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    #IranProtests #HumanRights #iran

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    UN Voices Concern Over Iran’s Human Rights Record

    The United Nations General Assembly voiced concern over the Islamic Republic of Iran’s human rights record once again this week, voting to adopt a resolution presented every year condemning a range of human rights violations in the country. This is the fifteenth year in a row that the UN General Assembly, ...

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    UNGA 72: Facts on Human Rights in Iran (Infographic)

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    The sustained attention of United Nations has provided opportunities for human rights improvement in Iran, but the situation in the country remains dire. Iran remains the world leader in executions per capita. Capital offense trials consistently fail to meet fair trial standards. Some executions are carried out in public. ...