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State affiliated Quran reciter in Iran denies sexually abusing children

Radiozamaneh – Saeed Toosi, a Quran teacher and Iran’s top Quran reciter has denied allegations that he has sexually abused at least 4 children that were put under his care as students. Saeed Toosi with Ali Khamenei, the Supreme Leader of Iran Islamic republic state media reported on Sunday 6 Nov that Toosi has denied all allegations of sexual abuse of …

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US says Iran’s behavior ‘not positive’

alarabiya -While Washington does not regard Tehran’s “Death to America” slogan as an official Iranian policy, State Department spokesman Mark Toner said on Thursday that the US still views the Islamic republic’s behavior in the region as “not positive.” Thousands of Iranians chanted “Death to America” in the capital Tehran on Thursday, marking the anniversary of the 1979 takeover of …

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At Least 5 Supporters of Mohammad Ali Taheri Remain Detained

HRANA News Agency – After releasing ten people of at least 15 people detained in the rally by Mohammad Ali Taheri’s supporters in front of Baqiatullah Hospital, five people remain in the “Vozara Building” in detention. According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency in Iran (HRANA), despite issuance of a bail and showing payslips by the families, …

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Iran: Five Prisoners Executed

Iran Human Rights – On Saturday November 5, Iranian authorities reportedly executed at least five prisoners. A prisoner with murder charges and two prisoners with drug-related charges were executed at Lakan Prison in Rasht (Gilan province, northern Iran), and two prisoners with drug-related charges were executed at Parsilon Prison in Khorramabad (Lorestan province, western Iran). A report by the state-run …

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Ailing Music Distributor Refuses Hospital Treatment, Vows to Hunger Strike Until Demands Met – Imprisoned music distributor Mehdi Rajabian, who is currently on hunger strike with his brother Hossein Rajabian, has refused hospital treatment for his deteriorating health. The Rajabians were previously tricked into ending their hunger strike before there demands were met. On November 2, 2016, five days after starting the hunger strike, “Mehdi got sick and went to [Evin Prison’s] …

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