LONDON – IOPHR organised a conference consisting of members of the UK Parliament, academics, public service officials, and representatives of educational institutions. The aim of the conference was to discuss the growing threat of extremism being conducted in the name of religion within our society. An in-depth analysis was presented on this precarious issue, including various social, political, religious and cultural considerations, in order to be well-equipped to counter these issues.
IOPHR continues to criticize the neglect of political prisoners in #Iran.
Prominent artist, documentary filmmaker, writer, poet, and critic of the Iranian regime #BaktashAbtin died in prison on 2nd anniversary of the downing of flight #PS752.
Statement: https://t.co/nH5to4Z0Cd https://t.co/r18w4FQAsw
Mr. #HeidarGhorbani, a Kurdish political prisoner awaiting trial, was executed on Sunday morning, 19th December 2021, without prior notice to himself nor to his family - an undeniable sign of complete lawlessness of the #Iranian regime.
IOPHR Statement: https://t.co/W6wA5DdmMY https://t.co/nZ7NUivXfE
Today is 1st anniversary of the murder of #RuhollahZam. An independent #journalist in Iran whose only crime was publishing news, but the brutal, totalitarian & fascist government of #Iran had him kidnapped & executed by hanging.