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.

Iran: The Statement of Social Activists to Support Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - A group of labor activists and workers released a statement in North of Khuzestan (southwest of Iran) to support the political prisoners of Gohardasht Prison who have gone on hunger strike.

Iran Sentences Prisoner Mohammad Ali Taheri to Death

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - The Iranian regime’s judiciary has sentenced to death political prisoner Mohammad Ali Taheri, his attorney told news agencies on Sunday.

Mahmoud Alizadeh Tabatabaei told The Associated Press that the court has sentenced his client to death on charges of “founding a cult.”

Gatherings in Solidarity With Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike in Iran

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - The Iranian diaspora mobilized this Saturday for prisoners of conscience who are on hunger strike for nearly a month in Iran.

In the forecourt of the ‘Les Invalides in Paris’ and in several cities around the world, human rights defenders sought to alert the deteriorating state of health and the intransigence of the authorities to respond to their basic demands.

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