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UN strongly condemns execution of Navid Afkari

UN strongly condemns execution of Navid Afkari

Five United Nations human rights experts and special rapporteurs have strongly condemned the execution of Navid Afkari on this past Saturday in Iran. National wrestling champion, Navid Afkari was arrested at a popular demonstration, along with his two brothers, who were...

Systemic Massacre and Genocide by the Iranian Judiciary

Systemic Massacre and Genocide by the Iranian Judiciary

IOPHR decries the lack of independence of Iran’s judiciary, and its collaborations in human right violations of the Iranian Regime, despite the provisions within the Iranian Constitution requiring the Judiciary to uphold individual and social rights. Especially, as the actions...

Mullahs and the Chinese Communist Party, an unholy alliance

Mullahs and the Chinese Communist Party, an unholy alliance

by Hamid Gharagozloo, representative of the International Organisation to Preserve Human Rights (IOPHR) in Washington, D.C. What has happened to Iran over the past four decades? Back in 1976, Iran was at the height of its glory after nearly two centuries. As a close ally of the...

Khamenei’s final act: international complicity (Part 2)

Khamenei’s final act: international complicity (Part 2)

Christianpost.com Hamid Gharagozloo This is the second of a two-part article examining Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei and his regime.  The U.S. Approach toward the Mullahs — President Obama Unfortunately, President Obama decided to take a conciliatory...

Khamenei’s final act: Persecuting Iran’s religious minorities (Part 1)

Khamenei’s final act: Persecuting Iran’s religious minorities (Part 1)

Christianpost.com Hamid Ghargozloo The recent disturbing rise of violent acts against religious minorities in Iran — the internal exiles and transfers of Gonabadi Sufis to COVID-19 infested wards of prisons, the burning of a Christian cemetery, setting fire to Mordeci’s shrine...

How Iran’s Khamenei is exploiting COVID-19

How Iran’s Khamenei is exploiting COVID-19

Published on Christianpost.com By: Hamid Gharagozloo The vicious oppression of the Muslim population in China is known the world over. Today, there are about 1.8 million Weegers in internment/concentration camps in China. With such an oppressive policy toward its Muslim...

Iranian officials continue to encourage social and religious gatherings despite  pandemic Coronavirus outbreak

Iranian officials continue to encourage social and religious gatherings despite pandemic Coronavirus outbreak

An open letter to Mr. Josep Borrell Fontelles, regarding the Iranian Government’s struggles dealing with the COVID-19 outbreak in Iran On 11th March 2020, IOPHR wrote an open letter to the ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​High Representative of the...

Induced death of the leader of the largest Sufi Order in the world

Induced death of the leader of the largest Sufi Order in the world

Dr. Noor Ali Tabandeh, also known by his spiritual title ‘Majzoub Ali Shah’ the spiritual leader of the Gonabadi Sufi Order in Iran, passed away on 24 December 2019 in Mehr Hospital of Tehran, following 2 years of being held under house arrest. Dr. Tabandeh was held under...

Protest Outside the National Iranian American Council

Protest Outside the National Iranian American Council

WASHINGTON - Iranians living in the United States gathered in front of the office of the National Iranian American Council (NIAC) in Washington, D.C., on July 19. A statement read out by protesters at the event described the NIAC as “the representative of the corrupt and brutal...

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