Iran: Repression of those seeking truth and justice for 1980s killings needs to stop


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20 International and Iranian NGOs draw attention to the situation of human rights defenders in Iran who seek truth and justice for 1980s atrocities. Insight Iran alongside other organisations issued a joint public statement calling on the Iranian authorities to quash the charges and sentences issued against Mansoureh Behkish, Maryam Akbari-Monfared, Raheleh Rahemipour and Ahmad Montazeri. The Iranian authorities should […]


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10 Human Rights Organisations Wrote to EU in Relation to 32 Bahá’ís Sentenced to 238 Years Imprisonment


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10 human rights organisations wrote to the EU officials in relation to 32 Bahá’ís sentenced recently to 238 years imprisonment.   Your Excellency, We, the undersigned human rights and civil society organizations, wish to express our deep concern over the human rights violations against the Bahá’í community occurring in the Islamic Republic of Iran. Specifically, […]


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UN Committee Urges Iran to Comply with their International Obligations


IRI Delgation CRC Review  Jan 2015

UN Committee Urges Iran to Comply with their International Obligations Following a review of the situation of children in Iran, the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) has published its concluding observations on the combined third and fourth periodic reports of the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI). The report criticises the IRI […]


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Joint Letter from 36 NGOs to Member States of the UN General Assembly


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Insight Iran joined a group of 36 NGOs calling on the member states of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) to support the resolution on the promotion and protection of human rights in Iran. This vote will take place in the Third Committee on 19 November 2015.   To: Member States of the UN General Assembly 12 November 2015   […]


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