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A Brief Look at an Executed Political Prisoner’s Case

iranhr.net – Mohammad Abdollahi, a political prisoner, was hanged along with four other people at Urmia Central Prison in August 2016. After three years, Iran Human Rights has obtained some pieces of evidence indicating multiple

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Ailing human rights defender forced to return to prison after surgery leave

iran-hrm – Critically ill prisoner of conscience and human rights defender Arash Sadeghi, was returned back to prison only three days after a surgery and despite his further need of special medical care.

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Iran hangs nine young men in Adel Abad Prison of Shiraz

iran-hrm – Early Saturday morning Iran hanged nine men convicted of rape in Adel Abad Prison of Shiraz, south-central Iran, the state-run Mehr News Agency reported.

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In Just Six Months, Iranian Universities Expelled 50 Baha’i Students For Their Religious Beliefs

payvand.com – “This not only impacts the future of these young students but is also harmful to Iran’s future as talented, energetic individuals are robbed of the ability to study and work in society,” Fahandej said in an interview with the Center for Human Rights in Iran (CHRI) on September 18.

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ISIS falsely claims responsibility for Ahwaz attack, Iranian opposition says

alarabiya.net – An Ahwazi political group has refuted claims that ISIS carried out the deadly attack on a military parade in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahwaz on Saturday, killing at least 29 people, including 12 Iranian Revolutionary Guards, and injuring 60 others.

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