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Summary In May 2018, the Trump administration formally withdrew from the international nuclear agreement with Iran, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), agreed upon by the Obama administration in July 2015. Over the next 120 days,…
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 For most children with disabilities in Iran, going to school is an out-of-reach dream. For the relative few who are able to attend, the experience is often a hard one.
 
 During the 2018-2019 school year, only 150,000…
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Summary Alireza, 22, has cerebral palsy. He uses a wheelchair and can only use his right hand. He had to drop out of school at 15 because there was no way for him to reach classrooms on the upper floors of the school or use the toilet. Before that, he…
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 Every day I fear for my safety living in this country because of my sexual orientation. I am alive but if anyone ever find out and wanted to find out, they can kill me …I am an easy target for anything.
 —Peter, Dominica,…
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 “I am a mechanical engineer and I was interviewed for a position in Iran's oil and gas fields […]. My contact in the company told me that they really liked me, but that they did not want to hire a woman to go to the…
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 Locked Up in Karaj
 Spotlight on Political Prisoners in One Iranian City
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 Unwelcome Guests
 Iran’s Violation of Afghan Refugee and Migrant

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 In January 2012 the Guardian Council, an unelected body of 12 religious jurists charged with vetting all legislation to ensure its compatibility with Iran’s constitution and shari’a, or Islamic law, approved the final text of…
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 “A new dawn has come. Rules of the game have changed.

 Those who do not embrace it will be swept away.”
 – Ambassador Zamir Akram of Pakistan on the
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 “We Are a Buried Generation”
 Discrimination and Violence against Sexual Minorities in
 Iran
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The Islamic Republic at 31 Post-election Abuses Show Serious Human Rights Crisis Executive Summary Key Recommendations to the Government of Iran Methodology Violence against Peaceful Protestors Following the Election Raids in Residential Areas Abuse of…
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I. Summary On July 9, 2005, students in the Iranian Kurdish city of Mahabad held demonstrations in Esteghlal Square to mark the anniversary of 1999 student protests in Tehran which the government had violently suppressed. Like the student protests they…
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Under President Ahmadinejad's administration, Iran's human rights record has deteriorated markedly. While the international community's attention has focused on nuclear concerns, Iran has not been held accountable for its violations of international human…
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The Last Holdouts Ending the Juvenile Death Penalty in Iran, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Pakistan, and Yemen Introduction........................................................................................................................ The Juvenile…
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 "You Can Detain Anyone
 for Anything" Iran's
 Broadening Clampdown on Independent Activism I.
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 to the Government of the United States II.…
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False Freedom Online Censorship in the Middle East and North Africa About this Report Summary Regional Overview.. Recommendations Note on Methodology Legal Standards Pertaining to Online Freedom of Expression Right to Freedom of Expression and Exchange…