UN resolution on the human rights situation in Iran

FIDH – On Wednesday, 18 December 2013, the United Nations (UN) General Assembly adopted a resolution on the human rights situation in Iran. The resolution denounces “serious ongoing and recurring human rights violations” in the country, and calls upon the government to “respect fully its human rights obligations, in law and in practice.”
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Kurdish Sunni Prisoners in Critical Health After 30 Days on Hunger Strike

Four of the six prisoners who have been on hunger strike for the past 30 days.

Six Kurdish Sunni prisoners on death row at Ghezel Hessar Prison in Karaj have been on a hunger strike since Monday, November 4, a human rights activist told the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran.

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