Dissident rapper arrested during Iran protests needs ‘urgent’ treatment: Rights group Dissident rapper arrested during Iran protests needs ‘urgent’ treatment: Rights group
A rapper arrested in October on capital charges in Iran’s crackdown on nationwide protests needs urgent medical treatment, a...
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Iran’s judiciary chief threatens to prosecute ‘without mercy’ unveiled woman Iran’s judiciary chief threatens to prosecute ‘without mercy’ unveiled woman
Faced with an increasing number of women defying the compulsory dress code, Iran’s judiciary chief has threatened to prosecute...
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Weekly protests persist in Iran’s southeast amid internet disruption Weekly protests persist in Iran’s southeast amid internet disruption
Weekly protests against Iran’s clerical leaders continued in the southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchistan as thousands took to...
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Biden pays tribute to Iranian women at Nowruz celebration Biden pays tribute to Iranian women at Nowruz celebration
President Joe Biden used a White House event to mark Persian New Year on Monday to pay tribute to Iranian women and girls who took...
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Actor Boniadi asks world to back Iran women protests against ‘gender apartheid’ Actor Boniadi asks world to back Iran women protests against ‘gender apartheid’
Actor Nazanin Boniadi on Wednesday urged the world to back the protests in her native Iran calling for women's rights and...
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Protests in Tehran as mysterious poison attacks against schoolgirls in Iran continue Protests in Tehran as mysterious poison attacks against schoolgirls in Iran continue
The activist group 1500tasvir released a list of more than 40 girls’ schools across Iran, spanning over 20 cities and towns, where...
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Iranian schoolgirls ‘forced to watch porn’ to dissuade protests: Report Iranian schoolgirls ‘forced to watch porn’ to dissuade protests: Report
Iranian security forces have been forcing schoolgirls to watch pornographic videos during mandatory sessions aimed at discouraging...
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New protests in Iran’s southeast as internet blocked: Activists New protests in Iran’s southeast as internet blocked: Activists
Protesters in southeastern Iran on Friday took to the streets displaying slogans against the Iranian government despite an intense...
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Renewed protests in Iran to mark 40 days since execution of two demonstrators Renewed protests in Iran to mark 40 days since execution of two demonstrators
Protests erupted in several cities across Iran on Thursday to mark 40 days since the execution of two protesters, footage...
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Germany sees increase in Iranian spying since protests: Reports Germany sees increase in Iranian spying since protests: Reports
The German government has acknowledged an increase in spying by Iranian intelligence agents on exiled Iranians living in Germany...
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Iranians in Australia disclose regime harassment of their families in Iran: Report Iranians in Australia disclose regime harassment of their families in Iran: Report
Iranian expatriates in Australia opposed to the Iranian regime have reported their families in Iran being targeted by authorities...
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Iran’s security forces targeting eyes of protesters: Rights group Iran’s security forces targeting eyes of protesters: Rights group
Iran’s security forces have been systematically targeting the eyes of demonstrators in their crackdown on the protests that have...
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Images of emaciated Iranian prisoner on hunger strike prompt outrage Images of emaciated Iranian prisoner on hunger strike prompt outrage
Social media images purported to be of an emaciated jailed Iranian physician who went on hunger strike in support of...
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Global figures urge support for protesters in Iran Global figures urge support for protesters in Iran
Hundreds of global figures from Nobel laureates to actors have issued a joint plea urging “unstinting” support for Iranians...
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Stay of execution for Iran protester on death row: Judiciary Stay of execution for Iran protester on death row: Judiciary
An Iranian, sentenced to death for allegedly attacking security forces during protests triggered by last year’s death in custody...
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Aide to Sunni cleric arrested in Iran’s Zahedan for ‘manipulating’ public opinion Aide to Sunni cleric arrested in Iran’s Zahedan for ‘manipulating’ public opinion
An aide to Sunni Muslim cleric Molavi Abdolhamid, an influential leader of Iran’s ethnic Baluchi minority, was arrested in the...
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Reports of torture, unfair trials in Iran trigger fresh alarm over fate of protesters Reports of torture, unfair trials in Iran trigger fresh alarm over fate of protesters
Rights groups warned that several young people, including teenagers who’ve been jailed by Iran for their involvement in...
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Iranian who interviewed Mahsa Amini’s father says sentenced without hearing Iranian who interviewed Mahsa Amini’s father says sentenced without hearing
An Iranian journalist who was arrested after interviewing the father of Mahsa Amini, whose death in custody sparked months of...
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Iran sentences dissident to prison again over protests: Lawyer Iran sentences dissident to prison again over protests: Lawyer
An Iranian court has sentenced a prominent activist and vocal supporter of nationwide protests sparked by Mahsa Amini’s death to...
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US House commends Iranian protesters in bipartisan vote US House commends Iranian protesters in bipartisan vote
The US House overwhelmingly approved a resolution Wednesday expressing solidarity with people in Iran who have been risking...
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Iran athlete says ‘no regrets’ after losing eye at protest Iran athlete says ‘no regrets’ after losing eye at protest
An Iranian archer who had lost sight in her left eye after being shot by security forces has said she has “no regrets” for joining...
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