Iranian authorities use horrific methods to torture protesters including forcibly extracting fingernails, electric shock to the genitals, and mock executions with guns and ropes, a new Amnesty International report reveals.
Anti-government protesters attend a demonstration blaming the government for the delayed announcement of the downing of a Ukrainian plane, in Tehran on Jan. 14, 2020. (File photo: AP)
People walk near a burnt bank, after protests against increased fuel prices, in Tehran, Iran November 20, 2019. (File photo: Reuters)
Iranians students demonstrate following a tribute for the victims of Ukraine International Airlines Boeing 737 in Tehran, on January 11, 2020. (Photo: AFP)
An Iranian female prisoner makes a call in a corridor in the Evin prison in Tehran, Iran. (File: AP)