Monthly Archives: September 2012

Political Prisoner Zanyar Moradi Denied Medical Treatment


  Iran Human Rights, September 27: According to reliable sources from Iran, Iranian officials have denied medical treatment to Zanyar Moradi, a political prisoner on death row. The head of the prison ward reportedly had recommended Zanyar Moradi undergo surgical…


One Man Hanged in Public in Northwestern Iran


Iran Human Rights, September 23: One prisoner was hanged in public in the Northwestern Iranian province of Azerbaijan today. According to the official Iranian news agency IRNA, the man was identified as “Reza M. Read more

Majid Tavakoli is the Winner of the Student Peace Prize


Iran Human Rights, September 23: Majid Tavakoli, prominent Iranian student leader activist, was announced the winner of the 2013 Student Peace Prize this morning. The announcement was made today to coincide with the United Nations’ International Day of Peace. The…

One man hanged in public in Tehran today/Photo+18


Iran Human Rights, September 11: One man was hanged in public in Tehran early this morning. According to the state-run Iranian news agency Fars, the man was 27 years old and identified as Sadegh Moradi, also known by the media…

One man hanged in public


  Iran Human Rights: One man was hanged in public in the city of Shahroud, northern Iran. According to the official website of the Iranian Judiciary in the province of Semnan, one man was hanged publicly in Shahroud today, Monday…

Gholamreza Khosravi not executed


Iran Human Rights: According to reports from Iran, death row political prisoner, Gholamreza Khosravi, who was possibly scheduled to be executed today, is still alive. One of Mr. Khosravi’s family members said today: “Gholamreza is alive and in good shape,…

11 Prisoners Hanged to Unofficial Sources


Iran Human Rights: According to unofficial reports in Iran, eleven prisoners were hanged in Tehran’s Evin prison early this morning. The group, Human rights and Democracy activists in Iran (HRDAI), reported that eleven prisoners among them one Afghan citizen were…

Urgent: Iranian Political Prisoner in Danger of Execution


  Iran Human Rights, September 6: According to sources inside Iran, Gholamreza Khosravi Savadjani, political prisoner, is at risk of being executed within the coming days. Iran Human Rights (IHR) urges the international community to act immediately to save Mr.…