Friday , 23 February 2018

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US Defense Secretary to Al Arabiya: Iran is behind all regional crises

Al-Arabia – US Defense Secretary James Mattis told Al Arabiya that Iran is behind all the regional crises. In response to a question by Al Arabiya, Mattis said: “Syria should belong to Syrians and Iraq to the Iraqis.” Speaking from Brussels on the sidelines of a meeting of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, Mattis added that Iran is involved in …

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Iran Executions: Karim Zargar, the Head of a Spiritual Institution, Was Hanged

Iran Human Rights –  Karim Zargar, the former general manager of IRIB’s international section, Iran TV’s channel one broadcast manager, head of the Faculty of Radio and Television, and owner and managing director of Film Reports magazine (Gozaresh-e-Film), was hanged at Rajai Shahr Prison. According to a report by Rokna, a man who has established a “fake spiritual institution” was executed. …

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Iran Executions: A Prisoner Executed in Zanjan

Iran Human Rights – A prisoner was hanged at Zanjan Central Prison on murder charges. According to a close source, on the morning of Tuesday, February 13, a prisoner was hanged at Zanjan Central Prison. The prisoner, identified as Majid Keykavusi from Marand, was sentenced to death on murder charges. An anonymous source told Iran Human Rights, “In 2012, Majid …

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Iran Executions: Prisoner Saved From Execution By A Sunni Cleric’s Mediation

Iran Human Rights – A Shia prisoner from Tehran who was on the death-row has been saved from execution by the mediation of Molana Gorgij, the Sunni Imam of Friday prayers in Azad Shahr.

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These Women Risked Imprisonment in Iran to Protest the Compulsory Hijab

CHRI – In December and January of this year, Iranian women challenged the Islamic Republic’s compulsory hijab by waving their headscarves in public in various cities across Iran. They risked arrest, some were detained and some face serious charges. But they have not given up. They are the “Girls of Revolution Street.”

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