Nasrin Sotoudeh: “At a time where oppression reigns in Iran, it makes no difference whether I’m in prison, or not”

By The Free Iranian Staff In its November 7th issues, the French Publication, L’Obs – formerly Le Nouvel Observateur –

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World must condemn appalling deterioration of human rights in Iran

Source: Amnesty International   The international community must publicly condemn the deterioration in Iran’s human rights record during the country’s

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UN criticizes Iran’s use of death penalty against minors

The United Nations expert for monitoring human rights in Iran criticized the Tehran government for its use of the death

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World Day Against the Death Penalty: Human Rights Activists News Agency’s Annual Report on Execution in Iran-2019

Source: Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA) On the World Day Against the Death Penalty, the Center of Statistics of

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Iranian general ‘played leading role’ in crackdown on Iraqi protests

Iraqi president acknowledges excessive force had been used against demonstrators Source: Arab News The Iraqi government sent Iranian-backed armed factions

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Iran Says ‘A US Spy’ Working For CIA Sentenced To Death

Source: RadioFarda   The Islamic Republic Judiciary spokesman, Gholam Hossein Esmaeili says a Revolutionary Court has sentenced “an agent” working

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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 to

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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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Iran prison nightmare: London student opens up on psychological torture suffered in Evin

  LONDON student Ana Diamond shared details of the horrific psychological torture she was subjected to when imprisoned in a

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BREAKING : BBC Accepts Iran’s Demand Of Blackout On Its Persian Sites Amid Regime’s Attacks On Press

A deal to not share reporting from Iran on BBC Persian has angered staffers who see it as complicity with

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