High Commissioner for Human Rights

The Annual report of the United Nations High Commissioner, Mr. Antonio Guterres, on human rights in Iran

March 8, 2019

In early July 2018, 80 persons from the Azerbaijani Turkish community were reportedly detained or summoned by security forces in the context of an annual celebration in East Azerbaijan Province. Most have been released, amidst reports that they were subjected to ill-treatment. In August, 40 persons from the community were arrested in connection with another gathering in the city of Meshgin Shahr in Ardabil Province, amidst reports of the use of excessive force by security forces. They were subsequently released. […]

Reports

AHRAZ report on the situation of Iranian Azerbaijani Human Rights violation

July 10, 2015

June 2015                                                                  Ahraz-1502/005   AHRAZ report on the situation of Iranian Azerbaijani Human Rights violation:   Hossein Alimohammadi & Taha Kermani On 15 Jun 2015, Hossein Alimohammadi and Taha Kermani’s […]