Archive for May, 2017

CODIR calls for real change in Iran

CODIR says:  We need to maximize our solidarity with the struggle of Iranian people for human and democratic change! Iran’s recent Presidential election was a sham. This statement may seem odd, even disrespectful of the vote cast by millions of Iranians. […]

Iran released prominent human rights defender after a decade in prison

On Friday 12 May the Iranian regime released human rights campaigner and journalist, Mohammad Sadiq Kabudvand from prison after more than ten years of captivity. In response to today’s release of Iranian Kurdish human rights defender and journalist Mohammad Sadiq […]

Urgent Action Update: Jailed Human Rights Defender In Poor Health

Following 31 days of hunger strike in Tehran’s Evin prison, Iranian human rights defender Atena Daemi is in poor health, and requires immediate hospitalization. She has been unjustly imprisoned for her human rights activities since November 2016. On 8 April, […]