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Iranian Political Prisoner on World Day Against the Death Penalty

By INU Staff

INU- At a conference held on the World Day Against the Death Penalty, messages and statements calling for abolition of the death penalty in Iran were voiced by the families of political prisoners and execution victims.

The Inhumanity of Iran’s Justice System

By Mahmoud Hakamian

Wednesday marked World Day Against the Death Penalty and a number of outlets including Iran News Update used the occasion to report upon Iran’s longstanding role as the world’s leading executioner.

the 16th annual World Day Against the Death Penalty

By Edward Carney

Wednesday marked the 16th annual World Day Against the Death Penalty. Accordingly, several reports were published by human rights groups and Iranian political organizations to coincide with the day, emphasizing Iran’s longstanding role as the country with the highest per-capita rate of executions in the world.

Iran: Arbitrary Use of Death Penalty Continues

By INU Staff

INU - In Iran, more people are executed per capita than any other country in the world. Many nations have abolished the use of the death penalty, but the Iranian regime refuses to bow down to international calls for action. Iran Human Rights reported.

International human rights organisation Amnesty International has indicated that half of all of the executions carried out in the entire world are carried out in Iran.

Iranian Political Prisoners

By Edward Carney

Multiple Iranian political prisoners are currently at risk of death or further deterioration in their health condition as a result of their being denied access to essential medical treatment by prison authorities.

 Warnings of Possible Crackdown by Revolutionary Guards

By Edward Carney

On Wednesday, Reuters issued a report discussing some of the effects that last Saturday’s Ahvaz terrorist attack could have on Iranian politics and society.

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