New York – The Organization of Iranian American Communities in the U.S. organized a picket line on Monday, July 17, 2017, to protest the hosting by the Council of Foreign Relations of the Foreign Minister of the Iranian regime, the most active state sponsor of terrorism
By Raha Bahreini, Amnesty International's researcher on Iran
13 July 2017
Amnesty International - Last week the Iranian authorities arranged a rare visit to one of the country’s most infamous prisons for representatives of up to 45 foreign diplomatic missions from Europe, Asia, Africa and South America.
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Forbes - As Hassan Rouhani commences his second term as president, the West must realize that he is not and has never been an agent of change in
Jun 15, 2017
WASHINGTON, June 15, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --
The Organization of Iranian American Communities-US (OIAC) welcomes the US Senate overwhelming passage of bipartisan legislation that would impose further sanctions against the religious dictatorship ruling Iran for its sponsorship of terrorism, violations of human rights, and ballistic missile program. Specifically, the
May 31, 2017
While life for many Iranians is plagued by persecution from the Regime and poverty stemming from the incompetence of the Regime, minorities are more likely to suffer an enhanced level of discrimination. This includes Sunni Muslims, Kurds, Christians, Arabs, Jews and Balochi etc.
May 26, 2017
The President of an NGO representing freedom for those in the middle east has criticized the Iranian Regime for their sham elections, noted that the cracks in their ‘democracy’ are showing and indicated that the fall of the Regime could not be far
May 19, 2017
The Iranian authorities must immediately transfer Atena Daemi, an imprisoned human rights defender, whose health has sharply deteriorated in recent days, to a hospital outside of prison so that she can receive the specialized medical care she requires, said Amnesty International.
Atena Daemi, who
Monday, 22 May 2017
By Heshmat Alavi - Al Arabiya
As Iran’s incumbent President Hassan Rouhani reached a second term on May 19th, one major issue of concern must be how to bring an end to Tehran’s destructive meddling across the Middle East.
If we take into consideration
Iran Focus - May 5, 2017
In 2012, Iranian diplomat Hamid Mohammadi said there were many Iranian-Canadians "working in influential government positions" and called on others to "occupy high-level and key positions.” Now, in Canada, Iran is making an effort to expand its presence, with an