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Report exposes widespread job discrimination exercised against Ahwazi Arab people

The ruthless oppression of Ahwazi Arabs and the injustices inflicted upon them are apparently endless. The Ahwazi Arab people are facing constant explicit discrimination based on ethnicity at every field, particularly in the employment process.   According to the media ...

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Iranian authority resettles tens of thousands in ‘Persian-only’ settlements in Al-Ahwaz to enforce demographic change

The Iranian regime has announced that it has resettled 10,500 Persian families from the nomadic ‘Lor’ peoples in ‘Persian-only’ settlements in al-Ahwaz region (known as ‘Khuzestan province’), part of its project to change the demographic composition of the region’s population ...

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After four months of torture, the family of the prisoner Hamzeh Asakereh knows he is alive.

The young man Hamzeh Asakereh, seventeen-year-old, raised the national flag on one of Ahwaz electricity poles in the Koura district in the city of Ma’ashour four months ago, as the Ahwazi Centre for Human Right has received the news from trusted ...

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An Ahwazi Arab prisoner on hunger strike in Evin prison

An Ahwazi Arab prisoner is on hunger strike in Tehran’s prison Evin after a quarrel that happened between him and prison guards on 03-June-2015. Reliable source close to prisoner family quoted to Ahwazi Centre for Human Right (ACHR) that Mr ...

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