Aras Amiri: British Council worker jailed in Iran a ‘bargaining chip’

Source: BBCNews ‘Iran are using my fiancee as a bargaining chip’ A British Council worker jailed for 10 years in

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Iran using dual national detainees as economic bargaining chips – Analysis

Arrests like that of Briton Kameel Ahmady are also being used to leverage the release of Iranians accused of violating

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UN Rapporteur Says Number of Executions in Iran Remains One of the Highest in the World

Human Rights Suffered More Setbacks In Iran Source: RadioFarda   The U.N. Special Rapporteur on human rights in Iran says

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UN expert: Executions in Iran among the world’s highest

Source: AlArabiya   The UN expert on human rights in Iran says last year saw increasing restrictions on the right

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Kameel Ahmady: British-Iranian academic ‘arrested in Iran’

Source: BBCNews   A British-Iranian dual national has been arrested in western Iran, according to his family. The wife of

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‘Iran tortured me into confessing to be an Israeli spy’

By Jiar Gol Source: BBCNews A once-successful Iranian businessman says he is lucky to be alive after being tortured by

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Soheil Arabi, an Iranian jailed blogger must be released immediately

By Hamed Sadra Source: Campaign to Free Political Prisoners in Iran (CFPPI) #FreeSoheil Soheil is a jailed rights activist and a

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The Trump Administration Was Correct in Sanctioning Javad Zarif

By the Apadana Chronicle Editorial Board   When US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin first announced in late June the possibility of designating

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Wife of American Imprisoned in Iran Cites ASAP Rocky in Plea for Trump’s Help

By Lara Jakes Source: The New York Times The wife of an American held for three years in an Iranian

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Prominent Writer in Iran Sentenced To Prison – Female Journalist Arrested

Source: RadioFarda An Appeals Court has upheld an eight-month sentence for a renowned Iranian author, poet, and member of Iran

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