German Dignitaries Call on EU to Support of Iranian Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - A group of German MPs and former government officials called on EU to intervene to save the lives of Iranian political prisoners who are on a prolonged hunger strike in Gohardasht Prison.

EU Foreign Policy Chief Must Speak out on Iran Human Rights: Struan Stevenson

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - Speaking at a rally by Iranians in London calling for human rights in their country on Saturday, Mr Struan Stevenson, former chair of European Parliament’s official Delegation for Relations with Iraq urged the EU Foreign Policy chief to speak out against “despicable situation of human rights” in Iran.

Mothers of the Iranian Martyrs Demand Trial of the Regime Leaders for the 1988 Massacre

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - Mothers of Laleh Park which include mothers of the martyrs of 1988 massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran and mothers of the martyrs of 2009 uprising and political prisoners who were executed in recent years have issued a statement on Thursday 31 August 2017 calling for trial of the Iranian regime’s leaders for the massacre of the political prisoners in the summer of 1988.

Report by Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Iran - 2017

The Secretary-General of U.N. transmitted to the General Assembly the report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Iran, which has been submitted in accordance with Human Rights Council resolution 34/23.

During its thirty-third session, the Human Rights Council appointed Asma Jahangir as Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Iran. The present report outlines the activities carried out by the Special Rapporteur since the issuance of her first report to the Council (A/HRC/34/65), examines ongoing issues and presents some of the most recent and pressing developments in the area of human rights in the country.

Iran: Political Prisoners in Southeastern Province Support Gohardasht Prison Hunger Strikers

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - Political prisoners in Zahedan prison in a statement announced their solidarity with the political prisoners in Gohardasht prison who are on hunger strike and supported their legitimate demands.

Italian Committee Admires Iranian Political Prisoners' Fight Against Harassment and Torture

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - In an open letter to over 20 Iranian political prisoners on hunger strike in Gohardasht Prison, the Italian Parliamentary and Citizens’ Committee for a Free Iran condemned the crimes of Tehran’s regime and expressed admiration for the prisoners’ commitment to non-violent struggle and self-sacrifice in the face of torture and harassment by the regime.

Exhibition in Brussels in Support of Hunger Striking Political Prisoners in Iran

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - Call for an international commission of inquiry to investigate 1988 massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran

On the anniversary of the execution of over 30.000 prisoners in Iran in summer of 1988, an exhibition including photos, documents and artistic works was held in the Residence Palace, Brussels on August 30.

To Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike in Gohardasht Prison City of Karaj, Iran

On August 30, 2017 Gérard Deprez MEP and Chair of the Friends of a Free Iran in the European Parliament, send a letter to the hunger striking political prisoners in Iran, the following is the full text of his letter.

Dear Friends,

Iran: Critical Health Conditions of Hunger Striking Political Prisoners

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - The political prisoners detained in Gohardasht prison in Karaj west of capital Tehran, are suffering from weight loss and serious loss of blood pressure as well as serious physical problems on the 30th day of their hunger strike.

The prison doctor has not visited the prisoners inside the prison so far, and prison officials have not paid any attention to the prisoners' strike.


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