Sunday , 6 December 2020

dervishes-humanrights

Stop the Execution of Mr. Yavar Mohammad Salas, and Demand a Re-Trial

IOPHR – Urgent action is needed to stop the execution of Mr. Yavar Mohammad Salas, who is sentenced to imprisonment and execution on murder charges and whose sentence has been upheld by the Iranian Supreme Court, is in imminent danger of execution. Urgent action is needed to stop the execution of Mr. Yavar Mohammad Salas, to free Dr. Noor Ali Tabandeh …

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Hearing at the European Parliament discussing religious diversity around the world and the urgent situation of the Gonabadi Sufi Dervishes in Iran

The meeting on religious diversity and cultural cohabitation was held at the European Parliament on 11th of April 2018. Mr Ján Figeľ, Special Envoy for the promotion of freedom of religion or belief outside the EU, amongst other condemned the continued violation of human rights of Iranian citizens and demanded the freedom and quick release of Dervish prisoners from the Iranian authorities.

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Member of the European Parliament Mr Gérard Deprez condemns the violations of human rights against the dervishes by the Iranian government

On Thursday 12 April 2018, MEP Gérard Deprez, vice chairman of the Delegation to the Euro-Latin American Parliamentary Assembly and member of the Special Committee on Terrorism condemned the violations of human rights against the dervishes by the Iranian government and demanded the Iranianian authorities to stop the persecutions of the Iranian people due to their religion and beliefs. He …

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Special Envoy of the European Parliament for the promotion of freedom of religion or belief outside the EU demands to stop the execution of Mohammad Salas and to release Mr Noorali Tabandeh from house arrest

Freedom of religion or belief (FoRB) is a fundamental right to which everyone should be entitled, everywhere and a principle to which the European Union adheres. This right is challenged and restricted in many parts of the world. Following a resolution adopted by the European Parliament in February 2016, the President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker created the function …

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Latest updates regarding Gonabadi Dervishes in Iran and the house arrest of Dr. Noor Ali Tabandeh the spiritual master of the Sufi order

Following previous events on the recent persecution and attacks on the Gonabadi Dervishes in Iran, specifically those in the Seventh Golestan region of Pasdaran in Tehran, which is the residential area of the spiritual head of this Sufi Order, Dr. Noor Ali Tabandeh, here are the latest updates regarding the deterioration of this critical situation. It has been over 42 …

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Amnesty International issues Urgent Actions on the deeply distressing situation of men and women from Iran’s Gonabadi Dervishes who have been detained since 19 February 2018

At least 11 women from Iran’s Gonabadi Dervish religious minority have been arbitrarily detained in inhumane conditions, without access to their lawyers, since 20 February following the violent dispersal of a protest held by Gonabadi Derivshes in Tehran. Some urgently need medical care for injuries sustained from beatings at the time of their arrest. MDE1381492018ENGLISH Furthermore, eight detainees from Iran’s …

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