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Iran Executions: At Least One Prisoner Hanged in Rajai-Shahr Prison

Iran Human Rights –  At least one prisoner was hanged at Rajai Shahr Prison on murder charges. According to a close source, on the morning of Wednesday, February 7, at least one prisoner was executed at Rajai Shahr Prison. The prisoner, identified as Mohammad Karimi from Varamin, was sentenced to death on murder charges. “Mohammad murdered a relative during a …

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UK Resident Detained in Iran by IRGC For More Than a Year Without Charge or Access to Counsel

CHRI – Mohammad Reza Hashemi-Nabi, a permanent resident of the UK, has been held in solitary confinement in Iran’s Evin Prison for more than a year without access to a lawyer, his mother informed the Center for Human Rights in Iran (CHRI). Hashemi-Nabi, 47, was arrested by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) at Tehran’s Imam Khomeini International Airport on …

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Drought, dust storms suffocate Iran’s Khuzestan province

Al-Monitor -The air in Iran’s southwestern province of Khuzestan is no longer safe to breathe. Although the region has been dealing with dust and sandstorms for over a decade, it seems that the situation has only become a crisis in recent years. Iran’s petroleum hub of Khuzestan borders Iraq. The province was a front line during the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq War …

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In wake of protests, Iranian officials call for large turnout to mark revolution

Al-Monitor – February 11 — 22 Bahman in Iran — marks the 10 days between the return of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini to the country after 15 years in exile and the victory of the 1979 Islamic Revolution. Every year for the occasion, government-organized gatherings across the country rally conservatively inclined Iranians and a handful of unique characters who attend for …

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Paris to host Euromoney Iran Conference 2018

PayvandNews – Co-hosted by Central Bank of Iran (CBI), the second round of Euromoney Iran Conference will kick off in the France’s capital on Thursday, IRNA reported. Heading a delegation comprised of CBI and Finance Ministry’s scholars and experts, Iranian Deputy Finance Minister Mohammad Khazaie will attend this year’s event. Euromoney Iran Conference 2018 The conference aims to bring together Iranian bankers …

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