The Iranian government claims that it is filtering and monitoring the Internet to provide a safe environment for its people, but is this the real intention? Our evidence indicates strongly that, in reality, this filtering is nothing more than censorship ...Read More »
By Hossein Bouazar An Arab activist, Ali Zaheeri Sari, has been on hunger strike for five day...
By Hossein Bouazar Death sentence for three Ahwazi Arab activists were confirmed by the Iranian Supr...
Some 350 people have been poisoned after drinking contaminated water in the Iranian province of Khuz...
Iranian government forces used tear gas and live ammunition against Ahwazi protesters in the city of...
An Ahwazi woman spends a childhood with her Arabic friends, enjoying the unity of her small world wi...
Iranian regime authorities in the Arab Ahwaz region have announced that another 1,400 homes in settlements constructed for non-Arab residents will be handed over by the end of this year. While the regime ensures that most of the indigenous Arab ...Read More »
Appeal to int’l human rights bodies for help after 16-year-old boy “disappears” in Iranian regime custody
The parents of a 16-year-old Ahwazi Arab boy seized on unknown charges by Iranian regime forces in June have appealed to regional and international human rights organisations to intervene to at least determine their son’s whereabouts. The teenage boy, Ali ...Read More »
I am a 71-year-old man from the Arab Ahwaz region which has seen nothing but brutal oppression, persecution and rejection ever since it was forcibly annexed by Iran against the will of its Arab people in 1925. Ever since then, ...Read More »
More than 30 people were brutally arrested in Ahwaz in Iran on Monday, the second day of Eid al-Fitr, after courageous Ahwazi Arabs held peaceful demonstrations in towns, cities, and villages across the region, demanding freedom and human rights and ...Read More »
A comparison of recent events in the Middle East with popular revolutions that occurred in Eastern Europe in 1989-1990 reveals a variety of illuminating parallels. The fall of oppressive regimes in Poland, East Germany, Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Romania, Bulgaria, and Albaniawere ...Read More »
Ahwazi Arabs in Iran, struggling for independence and sovereignty from successive regimes’ oppression for 92 years to date, have long been the subject of virulent racism, both by the current regime and by its predecessors, whose supremacist anti-Arab bigotry is ...Read More »
Ahwazi Arab workers in Iran, already struggling to survive on subsistence pay, are demanding wage increases as the country’s galloping inflation rates and soaring price increases put even basic foodstuffs out of reach, leaving many families to go hungry. These ...Read More »
In a tragic incident that happens far too often, a 3-year-old Arab child named Ali Borwayeh fell into an open–unprotected–sewer canal near his home in Zarqan neighbourhood, a suburb of Ahwaz city. He survived the fall, only to drown because ...Read More »
On June 13, dozens of Ahwazi workers gathered in front of the 8th District municipality headquarters in Ahwaz to protest 5 months’ worth of salary withholdings. Ahwazi Arab workers congregated at the main gate of the building demanding municipal officials ...Read More »