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Petition – Free Human Rights Lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh

Help us fight for Nasrin’s release. Sign the petition calling on the Iranian authorities to: Unconditionally release Nasrin Sotoudeh from prison Unconditionally release all other women’s rights defenders detained for peacefully protesting against forced veiling from prison In Iran, for over 40 years the Islamic Republic Government has continuously executed widespread tactical and systematic human rights violations both inside and outside of the [...read more]

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ICHR welcomes the Houthis order to release all jailed Baha’iin Yemen

Country; Yemen  ICHR – TORONTO, 25 March 2020:  Today, Mr. Mahdi al-Mashat, the President of the Supreme Political Council in Sana’a ordered the release of all Baha'i prisoners in a TV announcement. This order includes [...read more]

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ICHR strongly condemns the government of Iran for its negligence in containing the Coronavirus outbreak in prisons nationwide, and they must be held accountable for leaving the prisoners defenceless confronting Coronavirus. As the Iranian government [...read more]

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March 8th – ICHR Calls for an End to Gender Discrimination

International Women’s Day ICHR honours the women around the world on International Women’s Day for playing an active role in shaping their country’s future, and taking action to end gender-based discrimination and violence. Today the [...read more]