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Arrest of an Ahwazi Aid workers by Iranian intelligence service

Iranian intelligence arrested two Ahwazi Arab aid workers, named as Mr. Reza Kaabi and Mr. Ali Jalali, in the city of Toster (Shushtar, Persian name), for organizing a campaign to collect aid and donation for the victims of the floods ...

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Arrest of Mr. Majid Albuabadi and unknown location of kidnapped child

Iranian security forces have arrested an Ahwazi Arab Mr. Majid Albuabadi On Monday 05/16/2016 after what has been a raid on his home in the city of Al-Koura (Bandar-e Mahshahr in Farsi). Mr. Majid Albuabadi who is 29 years is ...

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Iran not revealing the place of detention of an Ahwazi preacher since March

According to reliable source quoted to Ahwazi Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) that the Iranian authorities are still not revealing the location of an Ahwazi preacher Baqer Na’ami since his arrest onMarch 2016, although the follow-up of his family for ...

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Arrest and prison sentences against Ahwazi poets

Reliable source quoted to Ahwazi Centre for Human Right that the Iranian intelligence service has arrested an Ahwazi poet named as Shaker Bawi and took him to unknown location on Wednesday the 25th of May 2016. The source added that intelligence ...

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Rampant Racism Against Ethnic Minorities prevails in Iran

Introduction Today racism is considered one of the most serious issues that humanity is facing in the world which in our current life regarded as the primary reason for many of the conflicts and clashes in societies, which are made ...

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Iranian regime’s crackdown on Ahwazi women

Ahwazi women suffer multiple discrimination in terms of cultural, political and educational position while Ahwazi Arab men are considered as second-class citizens, Ahwazi women are regarded as third class. As the Ahwazi Arab women demand for their rights and stand ...

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Iranian security brutally tortured an Ahwazi Arab prisoner and refuses to take him hospital

An Ahwaz Arab prisoner in Iranian prisons named as Mr Jabber Sakhrawi subjected to the worst kinds of brutal and violent torture, causing the paralysis and the deterioration of his health while prevented to be transferred for treatment in a ...

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ACHR participation in HOUSE OF LORDS SELF-DETERMINATION conference

An Ahwazi delegation from Ahwazi Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) has participated in the ‘CONFLICT RESOLUTION THROUGH SELF-DETERMINATION’ conference that been held in London’s house of Lords on the 26th of April 2016. The conference called by Parliamentarians for Self-determination and chaired by ...

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Randomized and arbitrary arrests in Al-Ahwaz

Reliable sources quoted to Ahwazi Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) that Iranian intelligence service has arrested number of Ahwazi Arabs and took them to unknown location on Tuesday the 26th of April 2016. According to source, the intelligence service has raided ...

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An Ahwazi Arab student’s physical punishment by non-Arab teacher in Susa

Ahwazi Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) has received video that shows Ahwazi Arab student’s harsh punishment by non-Arab teacher in a high school in the city of Susa a few days ago. Sources confirmed to ACHR that the school name ...

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