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Afshin Osanloo

Labour activist’s mother files complaint over his death

A commemoration ceremony for Afshin Osanloo, the Iranian labour activist who passed away 40 days ago in Rejaishahr Prison, was held in Beheshte Zahra Cemetery amid heavy security measures. » read more

Rights group alarmed by political prisoners’ health care

Human Rights Watch has issued a statement expressing concern regarding medical services available to Iranian political prisoners. » read more

Activist’s sister says he was dead on arrival

The sister of deceased labour activist Afshin Osanloo has told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran that hospital staff informed her that her brother was already dead when he arrived at hospital from prison. » read more

Labour activist dies after heart attack in prison

Jailed labour activist Afshin Osanloo died on Saturday June 22 following complications brought on by a cardiac arrest, the Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA) reports. » read more