Read more about the article Iranian Security Forces Executed Young Woman Because She Had Been At Demo, Say Family
Photo shows Maryam Esmailzadeh, undated. Maryam Esmailzadeh was shot dead by security agents in Tehran, Iran, on Dec. 15, 2022. (Newsflash)

Iranian Security Forces Executed Young Woman Because She Had Been At Demo, Say Family

Security police in Iran allegedly executed a woman by shooting her in the chest three times because she had been at a street protest days earlier. Photo shows Maryam Esmailzadeh, undated. Maryam Esmailzadeh was shot dead by security agents in Tehran, Iran, on Dec. 15, 2022. (Newsflash) Tragic Maryam Ismailzadeh…

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Boy, 16, Facing Death Penalty

A 16-year-old boy is facing the death penalty in Iran accused of insulting the hardline Islamic state's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei. Teen Amirreza Bagheri - from Tabriz in north-western Iran - is understood to have been seized over anti-government protests sweeping the country. He is facing trial for 'insulting the…

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Read more about the article Released Student Activist Claims Female Inmates Given Sedatives
Leila Hosseinzadeh poses in an undated photo. Leila Hosseinzadeh, a student in prison, reportedly announced a hunger strike after she was banned from seeing her family. (Newsflash)

Released Student Activist Claims Female Inmates Given Sedatives

A student and political activist from Iran who was recently released from custody revealed that female inmates were being forced to take medication that sedated them. Leila Hosseinzadeh poses in an undated photo. Leila Hosseinzadeh, a student in prison, reportedly announced a hunger strike after she was banned from seeing…

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Read more about the article Jailed Iranian Activist Speaks Of Torture And Forced Confessions At Notorious Evin Prison
Photo shows Sepideh Qolian, undated. In a letter written inside Evin prison in Tehran, Iran, Sepideh Qolian, a prominent female Iranian activist, revealed how prisoners are tortured to extract confessions. (@sepide_qoliyan/Newsflash)

Jailed Iranian Activist Speaks Of Torture And Forced Confessions At Notorious Evin Prison

A jailed Iranian activist has spoken up about torture and forced confessions at the notorious Evin prison in Tehran. Photo shows Sepideh Qolian, undated. In a letter written inside Evin prison in Tehran, Iran, Sepideh Qolian, a prominent female Iranian activist, revealed how prisoners are tortured to extract confessions. (@sepide_qoliyan/Newsflash)…

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Read more about the article Death-Row Dad Begs To See Baby Daughter Before Hanging
Photo shows the Iranian protester Hasan Firouzi with his baby, undated. He was reportedly sentenced to death in Iran. (CEN)

Death-Row Dad Begs To See Baby Daughter Before Hanging

A dad on death row in Iran following a sham trial has pleaded with officials to let him see his baby daughter before he is hanged. Iranian protester Hasan Firouzi, poses with his baby in undated photo. He was death sentence and his family was told they would be notified…

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