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AASN (Ahwazi Arab Solidarity Network) SPEARHEADS PARLIAMENTARY CAMPAIGN

The Ahwazi issue is set to go to the forefront of British human rights concerns in Iran after members of the Ahwazi Arab community in the UK and Canada met with Sir Bob Russell MP at the Houses of Commons ...

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Executive summary of United State’s Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2011

National/Racial/Ethnic Minorities     The constitution grants equal rights to all ethnic minorities and allows for minority languages to be used in the media and in schools. In practice minorities did not enjoy equal rights, and the government consistently denied ...

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Ahwazis: Arab Group in Iran Faces Persecution

For decades, the Persian shahs and ayatollahs of Iran have uprooted Ahwazi Arabs from their oil-rich region in the southwest corner of the country, forcing an estimated 1.5 million people off the land where their families have lived for generations.e ...

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DOCUMENT – IRAN: AHWAZI ARABS FACING UNFAIR TRIAL, RISK TORTURE

UA: 137/12 Index: MDE 13/029/2012 Iran   Date: 18 May 2012 UA: XXXXXXXXXX Index: XXXXXXXXX Iran Date: 17 May 2012 URGENT ACTION AHWAZI ARABS FACING UNFAIR TRIAL, RISK TORTURE Six members of Iran’s Ahwazi Arab minority are due to go ...

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IRAN-Ahwazi human Rights and cultural activists are at risk of execution18-05-2012

MONDAY, 18TH MAY 2012 IRAN-Ahwazi human Rights and cultural activists are at risk of execution18-05-2012 Six Ahwazi Arabs human and cultural rights activities are at risk in the detention of Iranian intelligence services. A source from inside of AL.Ahwaz who ...

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Human rights situation in Iran in 2011, UK Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Iran In Khuzestan, reports indicated that several hundred protestors were arrested and live ammunition was used, with more than 30 people killed.e There has been no improvement in the human rights situation in Iran in 2011, and in some areas ...

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Letters from a Dead Man

Letters from a Dead Man:e The case of two executed brothers namely, Muhammad Ali and Jafar Sawari Muhammad Ali Sawari Muhammad Ali Sawari, a 38 year old teacher from Ahwaz City, was executed along with his brother Hamza (also referred ...

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