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IRAN- Disappearance of Ahwazi Detainees And Their Families Growing Concern

IRAN- Disappearance of Ahwazi Detainees And Their Families Growing Concern In the days following the execution of four men of Malashieh (south-west of Ahwaz) and during peaceful demonstrations by the people of this district and neighboring districts to condemn the ...

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Five Men Sentenced to Death Following Closed Trials

Iran: Halt Execution of Arab Activists Five Men Sentenced to Death Following Closed Trials July 11, 2012 Related Materials Iran: Reveal Fate of Arab Minority Prisoners Iran: Arrest Sweeps Target Arab Minority Iran: Reports of Ethnic Violence Suppressed Iran: Investigate ...

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Video Message From Four Youths Who Were Executed Recently In Iran

Four Ahwazi Arabs recorded a secret statement appealing for international intervention before they were executed two weeks ago.e The video, which was smuggled out of prison, shows the political prisoners addressing UN Special Rapporteur Ahmad Shaheed directly to protest their ...

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Ahwazi Arab delegation at UN human rights session

Saturday, June 30, 2012  BAFS The cause of the Ahwazi Arabs got a top-level platform at the 20th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council this week.e An Ahwazi delegation led by the Ahwaz Centre for Human Rights addressed ...

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UN Special Rapporteurs condemn ongoing executions in Iran

GENEVA (28 June 2012) – Three United Nations Special Rapporteurs* on Iran, summary executions and torture condemned the recent execution of four members of the Ahwazi Arab minority in Ahwaz’s Karoun Prison in the Islamic Republic of Iran. Following a ...

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Ahwazi Arabs statement in Human Rights Council, 20th Session

Ahwaz (South and Southwest of Iran).e 28th June 2012 Ahwazi Arabs statement in Human Rights Council, 20th Session The side sessions Submitted by: Ahwazi Centre for Human Right SOURCE: Ahwazi Center for Human Rights   Mrs. Chairman Ladies and Gentlemen ...

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Iran’s brutal attack and arrest of many people from district of the Malashieh in their protest against execution of three Arabs in Ahwaz

Iranian Security forces, in Ahwaz southwest of Iran attacked the unarmed citizens of the Ahwazi Arabs in the district of the Malashieh and arrested 30 young men and took them to unknown places, after they staged a loud protest on ...

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Iranian security forces killed one prisoner after brutal attack on the prisoners in Karoon and Sepidar prisons in the city of Ahwaz.

القوات الامنية الايرانية في الاحواز تهاجم السجناء الاحوازيين و تقضي على احدهم بالضرب المبرح حتى الموت.     في يوم الاربعاء الماضي المصادف 13-06-2012 و بعد انتشار الخبر عن نية ادارة السجون في الاحواز بتنفيذ حكم الاعدام بحق ستة من  ...

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Parliamentary motion on Ahwazi Arabs13/06/2012

An Early Day Motion condemning the persecution of Ahwazi Arabs was put on the House of Commons’ order books this week.e     EDM 184 is sponsored by Liberal Democrat Sir Bob Russell and Mark Durkan, MP for Northern Ireland’s ...

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European Parliament condemns treatment of Ahwazi Arabs14/06/2012

Today the European Parliament unanimously passed a motion on the treatment of ethnic minorities in Iran. It said that   “minorities in Iran continue to be discriminated against and harassed due to their religious or ethnic background” and “in recent ...

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