Iran’s human rights attorney Ms. Nasrin Sotoudeh celebrates freedom from prison

Iran’s human rights attorney Ms. Nasrin Sotoudeh celebrates freedom from prison

WNN Breaking (WNN/OMCT) Paris, France | Geneva, Switzerland, WESTERN EUROPE: The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a joint programme of the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and the World Organization Against Torture (OMCT), welcomes the release on September 18 of prominent human rights defender and lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh from Evin prison […]

IRAN: Rights defender Ms. Mansoureh Behkish begins prison term

IRAN: Rights defender Ms. Mansoureh Behkish begins prison term

WNN Breaking (WNN/NWI) Tehran, IRAN: The Nobel Women’s Initiative, led by Nobel Peace Laureates Jody Williams, Shirin Ebadi, Rigoberta Menchú Tum, Leymah Gbowee, Tawakkol Karman and Mairead Maguire, is bringing conditions for Iranian human rights activist Ms. Mansoureh Behkish to the attention of the world. After years of protesting Iran’s human rights violations of political prisoners, […]