Monday, January 8, 2018

IRAN: Stop Ruthless Crackdown of Peaceful Protest - PRESS RELEASE

Amnesty International, January 4, 2018.

Iranian authorities must ensure the right to peaceful protest, investigate reports that security forces have unlawfully used firearms against unarmed protesters and protect hundreds of detainees from torture and other ill-treatment, Amnesty International said today amid concerns that the crackdown against demonstrations that have spread across Iran in the past week is intensifying.