UN Commissioner Pillay “extremely concerned” for Iran prisoner Sotoudeh

UN Commissioner Pillay “extremely concerned” for Iran prisoner Sotoudeh

WNN Breaking (WNN/UN) United Nations, GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: A senior United Nations official today urged the Iranian Government to release a lawyer and human rights activist, Nasrin Sotoudeh, who has been on a hunger strike for more than 10 weeks, following reports that her health is deteriorating. “The High Commissioner has urged the Government of Iran […]

IRAN: Kurdish rights defender Ms. Zainab Bayazidi released from prison

IRAN: Kurdish rights defender Ms. Zainab Bayazidi released from prison

WNN Breaking (WNN) Tehran, IRAN: The International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran and Campaign for Equality announced today after receiving reliable news that Kurdish political prisoner Ms. Zainab Bayazidi was released from a detention center in the Azerbaijan Province in Maragheh on Tuesday November 20 after spending 1,622 days there. Ms Bayazidi is a member […]