An MP representing the Abadan region of Ahwaz has warned of imminent environmental catastrophe as a result of the Iranian regime’s damming and rerouting of rivers, along with massive industrial pollution. MP Jawad Sa’doonzade said that the resulting pollution and ...Read More »
Iran: Fears mounting for detained Ahwazi Arabs amid reports of secret executions 13 November 2018, 1...
Human rights activists within Ahwaz reported to the Ahwazi Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) a mass exe...
Ahwazi Centre for Human Rights (ACHR) has demanded the reveal of the Ahwazi executed political priso...
Iran is taking advantage of the attack to unite the ranks behind the besieged regime, but they have ...
Governor Shariati Admitted to Imprisoning an Ahwazi Woman Governor Shariati in an interview with I...
Pollution of Al-Ahwaz region worsened by radioactivity, possibly from DU weapons used in Iraq during 2003 invasion Massoumeh Ebtekar, the Iranian Vice President, who is also head of the country’s Environmental Protection Organisation (EPO), has admitted that the environmental pollution ...Read More »
Leaked Iranian regime document reveals ethnic cleansing “security project” to eradicate Ahwazi Arabs
A leaked copy of a report issued by the Iranian regime’s ‘Supreme Council for National Security’ provides new and compelling evidence of the regime’s policy of ethnic cleansing of Iran’s Ahwazi Arab population, part of the Iranian leadership’s ongoing efforts ...Read More »
The Iranian regime’s program of rerouting rivers and waterways in Ahwaz to other, Persian provinces is having devastating effects on the regional environment. The Karoon water transfer program, which sees hundreds of billions of litres of water rerouted from Ahwaz ...Read More »
According to ILNA (Iranian Labour News Agency), a group of Ahwazi Arab workers in Bandar Imam Petrochemical along with a number of young job seekers gathered on Wednesday in front of the governor of the city to protest against unemployment ...Read More »
Ahwazi MP Majid Nasseri Nejad held a sit-in protest in the Khuzestan province governor’s office to raise awareness of what he called the “water crisis” in his constituency. Interviewed by Sobhaneh news agency, the MP, representing the city of Falahiyeh ...Read More »
Despite the Iranian regime’s increasingly brutal efforts to crush the freedom of Ahwazi Arabs and other minorities in Iran, the people of Ahwaz refuse to be terrorised into silence, staging unprecedented mass protests for freedom and human rights during Eid ...Read More »
Zeinab was seven years old when she died in June of this year. The little girl, from the town of Howeyzeh in Al-Ahwaz, died of complications arising from hydrocephalus (water on the brain) because her desperately poor parents couldn’t afford ...Read More »
The medieval poverty and deprivation suffered by the Ahwazi Arab people are made more bitterly ironic by the fact that their lands are the location of over two-thirds of the oil and gas reserves claimed by Iran, worth tens of ...Read More »
Nine-year-old Fatemeh lives with her parents in the Abbasiyeh village of Al-Ahwaz. She told me the painful story of her missed childhood, beginning her account with a heart-rending sigh. “My mother is undergoing kidney dialysis. Since I was born, my ...Read More »