Iran

Discrimination against religious and ethnic minorities in the Islamic Republic constitution

Iranian human rights lawyer, Hossein Raeesi, provides legal commentary on discrimination against religious and ethnic minorities in the constitution of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

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Resolution Condemning the Recent Surge of Executions of Political Prisoners in Iran

Resolution Condemning the Recent Surge of Executions of Political Prisoners in Iran

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Washington: Call to protest against the recent surge of executions of political prisoners in Iran

Washington: Call to protest against the recent surge of executions of political prisoners in Iran

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Call for protest against the recent surge of executions of political prisoners in Iran

Call for protest against the recent surge of executions of political prisoners in Iran

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Shia Clergy's Silence toward Syriaian Crisis

In times of conflict, being impartial does not necessarily translate into neutrality: silence in such circumstances may signify taking a side. This is indeed the Shiite clergy's narrative about the violence in Syria. Thousands of Muslims are killed by an Alawite government backed by the ayatollah-led Islamic Republic of Iran. The number of Muslims who have lost their lives during the course of the last two years of crackdowns in Syria greatly exceeds the number of Arabs killed by Israel in the last thirty years.

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