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Iran UN women’s committee membership an ‘insult’: Activists Iran UN women’s committee membership an ‘insult’: Activists
The election this week of Iran to a UN committee on women’s rights is an “insult” to women who suffer daily discrimination in the Islamic republic, groups representing Iranian women outside the ...
Middle East 23 April ,2021
Sweden says Iran has denied access to detained dissident Habib Chaab Sweden says Iran has denied access to detained dissident Habib Chaab
Sweden said Tuesday it had not been granted consular access to a Swedish-Iranian dissident who is detained in Iran after disappearing during a visit to Turkey in October.Iran’s state media in November ...
Middle East 15 December ,2020
Iran court hands ‘Zombie Angelina Jolie’ Sahar Tabar 10 years in jail Iran court hands ‘Zombie Angelina Jolie’ Sahar Tabar 10 years in jail
A court in Iran has reportedly handed Sahar Tabar, an Iranian girl who posted distorted pictures of herself to resemble a zombie-like Angelina Jolie, a 10-year jail sentence, according to one of her ...
Middle East 12 December ,2020
Iran lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh back in prison after temporary release: Husband Iran lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh back in prison after temporary release: Husband
Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh is back in prison less than a month after her temporary release from a 12-year jail term, her husband said Wednesday.“Nasrin has returned to prison this ...
Middle East 03 December ,2020
We obliterated every legal argument by Iran diplomat’s defense team: Lawyer We obliterated every legal argument by Iran diplomat’s defense team: Lawyer
The lawyer representing the civil parties in the case against an Iranian diplomat on trial in Belgium for planning to bomb a meeting of an exiled opposition group in France in 2018 said he is ...
World News 03 December ,2020
Academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert thanks supporters after release from Iran prison Academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert thanks supporters after release from Iran prison
An Australian-British academic released after two years imprisoned in Iran on spying charges said she thanked supporters from the “bottom of my heart” Tuesday, saying they helped her through a ...
Middle East 01 December ,2020
British-Australian Kylie Moore-Gilbert returns to Australia after Iran imprisonment British-Australian Kylie Moore-Gilbert returns to Australia after Iran imprisonment
British-Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert arrived back in Australia on Friday and will soon reunite with her family after more than two years in an Iranian prison.For all the latest headlines ...
Middle East 27 November ,2020
Iran state TV airs opposition figure’s purported confession to ‘terrorism’ Iran state TV airs opposition figure’s purported confession to ‘terrorism’
Iran’s state television aired a short video on Wednesday in which a Sweden-based Iranian Arab opposition figure that Tehran said it recently detained abroad appeared to confess to involvement in ...
Middle East 12 November ,2020
Iranian dissident Mehdi Amin found murdered at his residence in Canada Iranian dissident Mehdi Amin found murdered at his residence in Canada
A man who was found murdered on Wednesday at his residence in southern Ontario has been identified as Mehdi Amin, an Iranian dissident, a friend of the victim told Al Arabiya English.Canadian media ...
World News 23 October ,2020
Iran claims it has arrested five Iranians spying for UK, Germany, Israel Iran claims it has arrested five Iranians spying for UK, Germany, Israel
Iranian authorities have arrested five Iranians on charges of spying for Israel, Britain and Germany, convicting and handing down prison sentences on at least two of them, the judiciary said on ...
Middle East 11 August ,2020
Iran strikes: Workers from oil, gas sector protest against lack of wages Iran strikes: Workers from oil, gas sector protest against lack of wages
Iranian workers from various sectors in the country, including the critical oil and gas industries, went on strike on Saturday to protest the non-payment of their wages among other issues.The strikes ...
Middle East 02 August ,2020