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In southern province, Iran’s Arabs report crackdown as regional tension simmers

LONDON (Reuters) – Fifteen year-old Ma’edeh Shabaninejad was arrested two months ago at her aunt’s house in the southern city of Ahvaz, where she was hiding after security forces raided her own home and confiscated her poems, her father said. ...

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Iran Regime Detained more than 550 Ahwazis, Tortured Them in Prison

Iran Regime Detained more than 550 Ahwazis, Tortured Them in Prison Ahwazi Centre for Human Rights   According to the Ahwazi Centre for Human Rights (ACHR), in the recent Ahwaz protests about 550 Ahwazi Arabs are detained and subjected to ...

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Ahwazi Arab families call for the release of their detained relatives

Families of Ahwazi Arabs of the Ahwaz region in Southwestern Iran protested against their loved ones’ detention who were detained during recent protests by Iranian regime forces, Activists reported that one of those arrested is a child who suffers from ...

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Iranian Revolutionary Court issued a 11-year prison term for an Ahwazi civil activist

Reza Echresh, 33 years old, a resident of Susangerdah, (Khufajieh), who was arrested by Ahwaz’s Abolfazl Al-Abbas Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) in August 2016, was detained in Branch 2 of Ahwaz Revolutionary Court under the chairmanship of judge “Zare” ...

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Iranian sport authority racial discrimination against Ahwazi athlete

According Ahwazi Centre for Human Rights’ monitoring and observatory unit, an Ahwazi athlete has faced sport racial discrimination on Wednesday the 7th of March 2018. Ahwazi girl named as Nawal Abyat (also known as Ameneh Daei) son of Khalid, 16 ...

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Confiscation of 240 thousand hectares of Ahwazi lands in the city of Susa by the Iran Regime Thugs

On Saturday the 19th of November 2017, Iranian Revolutionary court of Susa (Shoosh) ruled that the ownership of lands which belongs to the Kenanah villages was transferred to the Natural Resources Department of the Iranian occupation government. In a statement ...

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Iran’s Ahwazis Continue to Suffer as Two More Disappeared Activists are Executed

Picture by Peter Tatchell Stories of unlawful, unjust arrests and even deaths in prison have been making headlines on the heels of Iran’s winter protest movement. Demonstrators initially railed against the country’s stalled economy and the massive price hikes on ...

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High wave of arrest against Ahwazi people after Iranian protest

After Iranian security, police and Basij militia forces cracked down the recent Iranian protest and the Iranian supreme leader has lately described the protestors as “Enemy agents”, the arrests raids against Ahwazi young has been intensified and large number of ...

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Execution of two Ahwazi detainees and third is awaiting

Seyyed Habib Rahmani, 30, married and has three children, from Althoura (Kuyeh Alawi) neighbourhood of Ahwaz capital who disappeared in May 2017. Seyyed Habib Rahmani (Mousawi) has a history of two times imprisonment because of political activities and has been ...

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From streets to torture factory: Plight of protesters in Iran

  When you enter the streets to protest against the government in Iran, you know exactly what to expect should you get caught. But through sheer desperation, thousands have been forced to take to the streets, with a large number ...

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