Tag:Iran January Protests

Iran Sentences January Protesters to Flogging and Prison 

By Jubin Katiraie In the last few days, courts in Iran have handed down the prison and flogging sentences to several of the people arrested...

As Iran Deals With Domestic Protests, Allies Face Pressure Over Possible Weapons Sales

By Pooya Stone More information was revealed on Tuesday about the downing of Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 when Iranian authorities confirmed the specific...

Amnesty Reports Iran Forces Using Sexual Violence Against Protesters

By Jubin Katiraie Amnesty International reported on Wednesday that Iranian security forces have used sexual violence against women who took part in peaceful protests...

Iran: New Era in Anti-Regime Protests

By Pooya Stone Apart from the huge human loss, IRGC’s shooting down of a Ukrainian airliner on January 8 marked an important point in...

30 Arrested in Protest in Iran

By Jubin Katiraie Thirty people, including several university students, have been arrested during the vigils and protests in Iran over the shooting down of...

Another Protester Tortured to Death in Iran 

By Jubin Katiraie Another one of the men arrested during Iran’s nationwide anti-establishment protests in November was tortured to death, according to a Kurdish human rights...

Women Suffer in Crackdown on Iran Protests

By Jubin Katiraie During the nationwide Iran protests that shook the country last November, 400 female protesters were killed because they advocated for freedom...

Iran: Second Wave of Protests Sweeps the Country

By Pooya Stone As expected, the Iranian uprising that sparked on November 15 is once again restored in the capital Tehran. However, this time...

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Iranian People Prepare for Anti-Establishment Protests

On the cusp of the first anniversary of the November 2019 protests, Iranian officials and state-run media express their...

Wave of Arrests Makes Overcrowding Worse at Qezal Hesar Prison

A massive wave of arrests in October has further increased the dangerously large number of prisoners in Qezel Hesar Prison in Karaj, Iran, with 2,000 detainees transferred...

Iran Protesters Given Major Sentences 

Iran’s Behbahan Court, in Khuzestan province, has sentenced 36 protesters including two women, arrested during November 2019 protests a...

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Canada condemns remarks by Iranian president

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Iran must return to talks: US

AFP: The White House said Monday that Iran must...