Thursday, August 22, 2019 09:00

human rights violations

Iran continues to refuse entry to UN rapporteur

Iran’s Human Rights chief, Mohammad Javad Larijani has stressed once more that Ahmad Shaheed, UN Rapporteur on Human Rights for Iran will not be allowed enter Iran adding that Shaheed lacks credibility because his only source of information is “anti-regime websites.” » read more

Second report issued on Iranian student rights violations

The human rights commission of the Iranian student organization Tahkim-e Vahdat had issued its second report to the UN’s special rapporteur on human rights for Iran. » read more

Rights group accuses IRGC office

Justice for Iran says the IRGC’s Center to Investigate Organized Crime should be put on the international list of human rights violators. » read more

EU blacklists more Iranian officials

The head of Iran’s Judiciary and the head of its state broadcasting network (IRIB) are on the latest EU blacklist for human rights violations. » read more

More Iranian officials make EU blacklist

Another 17 Iranian officials have been put on the EU blacklist for committing “human rights violations” and will not be permitted to travel to EU countries, and any assets they have in European financial institutions will be confiscated. » read more

UN extends mandate of Special Rapporteur on Iran

The United Nations Human Rights Council has renewed the mandate of the Special Rapporteur for human rights in Iran. » read more

UN chief urges cooperation with UN rapporteur

The UN Secretary General wants the Islamic Republic to cooperate with the special UN rapporteur on Iran, Ahmad Shaheed. » read more

Rights groups call for renewal of rapporteur's mandate

Twenty human rights groups have issued a joint statement calling for the renewal of Ahmad Shaheed’s United Nations mandate as special rapporteur on human rights in Iran. » read more

Iranian advisor slams “lies” in human rights report

The Iranian judiciary’s international advisor says the UN rapporteur’s report on human rights in Iran is “a collection of lies and accusations” and cooperation with such an investigator is meaningless. » read more

Iran slams UN human rights report

 Iranian authorities have denounced the recent report of the United Nation’s special human rights rapporteur for Iran. » read more