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.

IRAN: UN Expresses Concern at Condition of Gohardasht Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Iran, Asma Jahangir, Thursday expressed her deep concern about the situation of more than 20 political prisoners who have been on prolonged hunger strike to protest against their transfer to a high-security section of Gohardasht prison in Karaj, West of Tehran, and about their treatment while in detention.

IRAN: More Than 20 Political Prisoners in Grave Danger in Gohardasht Prison After More Than 30 Days of Hunger Strike

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - Over the past few weeks, political prisoners in Iran’s Gohardasht Prison have been protesting against the intensified suppressive measures in the facility. The inmates’ hunger strike has garnered wide support by political prisoners throughout the country.

Human Rights Violations Will Prove Fatal to Iran Regime

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - The Iranian Regime is a ticking time bomb and ever-present protests from the Iranian people are just speeding up the countdown, according to a human rights activist.

Heshmat Alavi wrote an op-ed on the plight of Iranian political prisoners on hunger strike for Forbes in which he identified human rights as the Regime’s Achilles Heel.

Statement by Dr. Mohammad Maleki , on the Anniversary of 1988 Massacre

“I will not give up campaigning for justice for victims of 1988 massacre to my last breath”

Dear compatriots, young Iranians and university students,

About a year has passed since the revelation of the audio file of the late Ayatollah Montazeri, which exposed an episode that he described as an historic crime. This audio file conveyed many secrets as the ayatollah’s voice reached millions of Iranian men and women for the first time.

Italian Committee: Save Lives of Hunger Striking Political Prisoners in Iran

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - The Italian Parliamentary and Citizens' Committee for a Free Iran expresses its deep concern at the serious conditions of 21 Iranian prisoners on hunger strike - many for about a month - in the Raja'i-shahr (Gohardasht) prison in the city of Karaj, west of the capital of Tehran, according to a 17 August press release by the group.

Italian Human Rights Group Join Intl. Campaign in Support of Iran Political Prisoners' Demands

Press Release by Hands Off Cain, August 27, 2017

IRAN: Hands Off Cain calls on Italian Government to listen to the demands of political prisoners who are on hunger strike in Karaj prison protesting inhumane conditions.


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