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Water Shortage in South Iran, Government Fears New Protests

By Pooya Stone Following the protests of the oppressed and poor people of Gheyzanieh in Ahvaz to the water lack and the rise of...

U.S. Sanctions Iran Interior Minister and Others for Human Rights Abuses

By Jubin Katiraie The U.S. sanctioned Iranian Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli yesterday for serious human rights abuses against Iranians. Furthermore, the U.S. Treasury Department’s Office...

Iran Arrests Three and Closes 147 Shops for “Not Following Sharia Law”

By Pooya Stone The Iranian authorities have sealed shut 147 shops and arrested three people in several provinces across the country for “not following Sharia law”...

Iranian Cities Are Not Only Below Poverty Line—They Are Below Misery Line

By Pooya Stone In November, “an absolute world war against the system” was run, according to Commander of the Basij Paramilitary Group, a subsidiary...

Iranian Political Prisoner Sent Back to Prison From IRGC Detention Center

By Jubin Katiraie Iranian political prisoner Soheil Arabi was moved back to the Greater Tehran Penitentiary (Fashafuyeh Prison) on Sunday after he spent six days under interrogation at the Revolutionary...

Iran Fires Two Health Officials for Admissions Over Coronavirus Cover-Up

By Jubin Katiraie Akhevan Akbari, the head of the Medical Sciences University in Ardebil, and Dr. Hassan Adeli, the head of Qom Medical Sciences University,...

Leaked Memo Shows Iran Plans to Increase Crackdown on Prisoners Amid Coronavirus Crisis

By Jubin Katiraie Following the outbreak of the coronavirus in Iran, there have been several riots in prisons over the authorities’ despicable refusal to release prisoners, improve...

US House Passed Resolution Supporting Iran Protests

By Pooya Stone The US House of Representatives unanimously passed a resolution, entitled “Supporting the rights of the people of Iran to free expression, condemning the...

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Iran: 60% Of Population Is Poor

The livelihood baskets of the Iranian people are shrinking dramatically. This, in turn, has introduced new concerns to protect...

The implications of EU’s terrorist designation of the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC)

The European Parliament called on January 18 for the European Union to list Iran's Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) as a...

Iran’s Regime Is Hiding Human Rights Violations In Its Prisons

With more than four months into Iran’s latest round of nationwide uprisings, the brutality of the Iranian regime’s security...

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Majority backs referring Iran to UN

The Times: Most members of the 35- nation International...

Iran says poor fuel not to blame for choking Tehran

Reuters: Acute air pollution in Tehran cannot be blamed...