Human Rights

The reveal of Ahwaz Arabs burial place

The bodies of Hashem Shaabami and Hadi Rashedi ,two cultural activists have been discovered by local residents eleven months after their secret execution.

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Iran: Execution of juvenile offenders breaches international law – Pillay

GENEVA (26 June 2014) – UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay expressed concern Thursday about the large number of executions in Iran since the beginning of this year, calling on the authorities to halt, in particular, the imminent execution of a juvenile offender.

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UNPO and AHRO discuss cases of assault against Ahwazi activists in the Netherlands

Following the complaint made by the Ahwaz Human Right Organization (AHRO), UNPO is investigating the cases of assault against Ahwazi Arab activists who claimed as political refugee in Nederland. In particular the case of attack, threats and kidnapping of Sayed Hadi Batili and his son Tahir Batili and also the activist and poet Mr. Mousa Mosawi

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AHRO urge the international community to apply further pressure on Iran to halt the executions of Ahwazi Arab activists

AHRO urge the international community to apply further pressure on Iran to halt the executions of Ahwazi Arab activists

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Execution of Ahwazi Arab teachers

The Iranian regime executed two Ahwazi Arab teachers, Hadi Rashedi and Hashem Shaabani, and informed their families on 29/01/2014. The Ahwaz Arab activists had been detained in Karoun Prison since 2011 and were transferred to unknown place since the 7th December last year.

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