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Qezel Hessar Prison

Sunni prisoners end hunger strike in Iranian prison

Four Iranian Sunni prisoners in Qezel Hessar Prison have ended their hunger strike after 75 days. » read more

Promise of death-row reviews ends hunger strike

The 1,800 prisoners of Qezel Hessar Prison who had gone on hunger strike against the death penalty ended their strike after authorities made a series of promises. » read more

Rights group wants deaths in Iranian prison investigated

Amnesty International wants an independent investigation of the conflict at Qezel Hessar Prison on Tuesday night which led to death of at least 14 inmates and left many more injured. » read more