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UN Alarmed By Iran's Torture, Executions

Reuters | Posted 05.01.2013 | World

By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Iran has stepped up executions of prisoners including juveniles as well as arrests of ...

Report: Human Rights Activists In Iran Raped And Tortured

Reuters | Posted 12.11.2012 | World

By Michelle Nichols UNITED NATIONS, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Human rights activists in Iran are subjected to beatings with batons, mock hang...

Why Are Some American Academics Legitimizing the Iranian Regime?

Sohrab Ahmari | Posted 06.24.2012 | World
Sohrab Ahmari

Unfortunately, some leaders of the Occupy movement have been all too eager to address Iran's state-run media, bolstering the mullahs' narrative of a violently repressive American government beholden to shadowy Wall Street power.

Iran Torture Trials Begin

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — The trial in Iran opened Tuesday for 12 suspects accused of torturing to death three anti-government protesters tortured in priso...

Iran's Jails: An Inside View Of Abuses

GlobalPost | Iason Athanasiadis | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISTANBUL, Turkey -- Iran's jails have a notorious reputation for brutal conditions and harsh interrogation methods that include torture....

Iran Inmates 'Tortured To Death'

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

One of Iran's defeated opposition presidential candidates has said some protesters held after July's disputed poll were tortured to death in prison....

Details Of Iran's Abuse Of Protesters Emerges: Beatings, Forced To Lick Toilet Bowls

AP | LEE KEATH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAIRO — Iran's leadership faced sharp criticism Wednesday from top clerics and even conservative supporters over prison abuses, including detain...