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USCIRF Commissioner accuses Iran of covering up its intent to murder Gonabadi Sufi activist Benham Mahjoubi

Shabtabnews – In a twitter statement the USCIRF Commissioner accuses Iran of covering up its intent to murder Gonabadi Sufi activist Benham Mahjoubi. USCIRF Commissioner @USCIRF_Bauer: "#Iran is now trying to cover up its intent to murder Gonabadi Sufi activist Benham Mahjoubi, through deliberate medical malpractice. This outrageous treatment cannot be allowed to stand." https://t.co/k5HDsl3JfD— USCIRF (@USCIRF) February 18, 2021

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IOPHR’s statement in connection with the cowardly murder by the Islamic Republic of Iran of Mr. Behnam Mahjoubi whilst in prison

shabtabnews – In a statement IOPHR condemned the ‘cowardly murder by the Islamic Republic of Iran of Mr. Behnam Mahjoubi whilst in prison.’ The statement stated that the treatment of Mr Mahjoubi was not only violation of international treaties on treatment of prisoners, which Iran is a signatory to, but it was also in violation of Iranian domestic laws. Moreover, …

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Torture and Medical Negligence Led to Prisoner’s Death

Iranwire – Behnam Mahjoubi, a Gonabadi dervish being held in Evin Prison, has died in Tehran’s Loghman Hospital after eight months of imprisonment and torture. The hospital’s medical staff announced his death at 2pm on Tuesday, February 16. But security forces are understood to have ordered them to keep him attached to a respirator. Behnam Mahjoubi had a diagnosed panic …

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Tortured Sufi prisoner dies in coma after receiving unknown prison medication

Iran-HRM – Behnam Mahjoubi, from Iran’s persecuted Gonabadi Dervish religious minority, passed away today in a hospital in Tehran four days after receiving an of unknown medication in prison. Mahjoubi was transferred to Loghman Hospital on February 12 from the notorious Evin Prison. Ebrahim Allah Bakhshi, the friend of dissident Behnam Mahjoubi, cited “credible hospital sources” as saying Behman Mahjoubi had …

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The deadly terror and strategy of eliminating opposition through poisoning

Poisoning has been used since before 4500BC and is still advancing for various purposes. Initially many chemicals were used as medicines and for treating ailments, but soon it was discovered that by using increased doses they could be used as poison. Over centuries the use of poison and its harmful effects increased. Chemical warfare was a reality during the first …

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Abbas Dehghan sentenced to jail, flogging and payment of reparation

Iran-HRM – A Gonabadi Dervish, Abbas Dehghan, has received a prison sentence, in addition to flogging and payment of blood money. He is presently detained in the Greater Tehran Penitentiary (GTP). Branch 28 of the Revolutionary Court of Tehran sentenced Abbas Dehghan to five years in prison on the charge of “assembly and collusion against national security.” Then, Branch 1146 of …

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USCIRF Commissioner demands that Sufi activist Benham Mahjoubi in prison, be provided with Medical care and be immediately released.

Shabtabnews – In a Twitter statement the USCIRF Commissioner @USCIRF_Bauer: stated that “#Iran continues to severely mistreat Gonabadi Sufi activist Benham Mahjoubi in prison. He must be given proper medical care and immediately released.” USCIRF Commissioner @USCIRF_Bauer: "#Iran continues to severely mistreat Gonabadi Sufi activist Benham Mahjoubi in prison. He must be given proper medical care and immediately released." https://t.co/F2OAFZehfj— …

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IOPHR Remembers the Father of Human Rights in Iran, Dr Noor Ali Tabendeh

shabtabnews – On the one year anniversary of death of Dr Noor Ali Tabendeh IOPHR put out a statement commemorating the human right’s record of Dr Tabandeh. Dr. Tabandeh was a prominent Jurist, an expert in Islam, a freedom fighter, a mystic and the spiritual leader of eight million Gonabadi Sufis in Iran and around the world. He is widely …

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US demands Iran to free Behnam Mahjoubi

Shabtabnews – In a twitter statment US demanded that the Iran release Sufi prisoner Behnam Mahjoubi. ما به فراخوان @AmnestyIran برای آزادی فوری #بهنام_محجوبی، درویش صوفی گنابادی و زندانی سیاسی می پیوندیم. مقامات وی را تحت شکنجه قرار داده و از مراقبت پزشکی محروم کرده اند. وی از ماه ژوئن به دلیل شرکت در یک اعتراض مسالمت آمیز در حال …

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IRAN: TORTURED SUFI PRISONER MUST BE RELEASED: BEHNAM MAHJOUBI

Amnesty -Behnam Mahjoubi, from Iran’s persecuted Gonabadi Dervish religious minority, is being subjected to torture and other ill-treatment, including through the denial of specialist medical care. He is a prisoner of conscience serving a two-year prison sentence in Tehran’s Evin prison for attending a peaceful protest. View report in English DOWNLOAD PDF

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