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UN Arbitrary Detention Panel

By INU Staff

INU - The United Nations Working Group on Arbitrary Detention has called for the immediate release of the Princeton graduate student who has been imprisoned in Iran since 2016, stating that he is being wrongfully held and needs medical attention.

The Human Right Report

By INU Staff

INU - Sharif Bajour and Omid Kohnepoushi, members of the Chya Green Association, and Mohammad Pazhouhi and Rahmat Hakiminia, members of the Marivan Department of Environment, died from smoke inhalation and severe burns when a suspicious forest fire, said to have been the result of IRGC artillery fire on August 25th, broke out near the villages of Selsi and Pileh in Marivan County, and regime authorities refuse to provide any support.

those who are seeking to lawfully escape the currently worsening conditions in Iran.

By Edward Carney

On Wednesday, the Los Angeles Times published a report that criticized the US government for neglect of Iranian refugees, specifically Christians who have fled the country as a result of its systematic and apparently escalating persecution of religious minorities.

Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have heavily criticised the Iranian Regime

By INU Staff

INU - Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch have heavily criticised the Iranian Regime for its brutal crackdown on religious minorities, including Christians and Dervishes, which has involved lengthy prison terms.

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By Edward Carney 

The Islamic Republic of Iran has once again been put “on notice” by the White House over its belligerent foreign policy and contributions to regional instability. The relevant warning came in the form of what The Independent described as a “rare press conference at the Pentagon” featuring Secretary of Defense James Mattis as well as General Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The language of Mattis’ announcement was reminiscent of the message sent to Tehran very early in Donald Trump’s presidency, by his first National Security Advisor, Michael Flynn.

Khomeini targeted members and those loyal to the opposition group, People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI or MEK)said: Annihilate the enemies of Islam immediately

By INU Staff

INU - Many people do not know about the fatwa that was issued by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khomeini on August 25, 1988, that culminated in the execution of 30,000 Iranian political prisoners. Those familiar with the tragedy call it “the biggest massacre of political prisoners since World War II.”

Khomeini targeted members and those loyal to the opposition group, People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI or MEK).

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