Human Rights

HRW Says Iranian Women Underrepresented In Workplace, Face Discrimination

HRW Says Iranian Women Underrepresented In Workplace, Face Discrimination

With more than one in three university-educated Iranian women unemployed, an international rights group saysRead More

Mehrangiz Kar

Mehrangiz Kar: My Husband Was Tortured and Forced to Confess by Presidential Candidate Ghalibaf’s Police

Presidential candidate Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf played a key role in major human rights violations asRead More

A female officer searches a women arrested for possession

Iran Tries to Abolish Death Penalty for trafficking as it Wrestles with Rising Drug Charges

Iranian parliament’s Judicial Commission spokesperson has announced that this commission has agreed with a proposalRead More

Iranian-American Sentenced To 18 Years For Espionage Released On Bail

Iranian-American Sentenced To 18 Years For Espionage Released On Bail

A dual Iranian-American citizen sentenced to 18 years in prison for insulting the Islamic republicRead More

Former Iranian Leader’s Daughter Jailed For ‘Spreading Propaganda’

Former Iranian Leader’s Daughter Jailed For ‘Spreading Propaganda’

Faezeh Hashemi, daughter of former Iranian President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani.

Academic Arrested In Iran For ‘Insulting Sanctities’

Academic Arrested In Iran For ‘Insulting Sanctities’

A university professor has been arrested in Iran for allegedly insulting religious sanctities, an officialRead More

Iranian Sunni Leader Worried By Alleged ‘Secret Order’ To Quickly Execute Prisoners

Iranian Sunni Leader Worried By Alleged ‘Secret Order’ To Quickly Execute Prisoners

The spiritual leader of Iran’s Sunnis has written to Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali KhameneiRead More

Khamenei Rejects Offer of National Reconciliation

Khamenei Rejects Offer of National Reconciliation

ome Conservatives Side With Reformist Leader Khatami Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei’s refusal of an offerRead More

Jailed Iranian Swedish Physician Sentenced to Death in Iran

Jailed Iranian Swedish Physician Sentenced to Death in Iran

Iranian physician Ahmadreza Jalali, who was arrested in Iran ten months ago, has been reportedlyRead More

Iranians, refugees detained at several US airports

Iranians, refugees detained at several US airports

Unites States authorities have stopped and detained refugees at airports on Friday soon after PresidentRead More