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IRAN: HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL SHOULD RENEW THE MANDATE OF THE UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON IRAN AMID WORSENING HUMAN RIGHTS RECORD

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Amnesty - Written Statement to UN Human Rights Council thirty-seventh session: Amnesty International is concerned at the scale of human rights violations in Iran perpetrated against the backdrop of the country’s improving relations with the international community.

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Iran’s Suppression of December 2017 Unrest Marked by Brutal Violations of Law

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CHRI - New Briefing Details Beatings and Deaths of Detainees, Intimidation of Families, Denial of Due Process

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36,000 Children Married And 1,200 Children Divorced In One Year In Iran

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Iran-HRM - Zahra Rahimi, the director of the Imam Ali Student Group, said that based on the yearly statistics of the National Organization for Civil Registration in 2015, there were 179 marriages of girls under the age of 10 and 36,000 marriages of girls aged 10 to 14 years registered in one year. According to provincial statistics, only in 2015, a significant number of girls under the age of 9 married in Hormozgān. In the same year, 1,200 children between the ages of 10 and 14 divorced.

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Social Injustice, Cause Of Pervasive Unemployment In Iran

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Iran-HRM - Social injustice, cause of pervasive unemployment in Iran

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Four Decades of Special Court for the Clerics; A Special Report

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HRANA News Agency – Four decades after the establishment of the Special Court for the Clerics, the structure, activities and procedures of the court are still unclear. This report briefly examines the Special Court for the Clerics in its 4 decades of establishment, and with explaining the process of these courts, this report will attend to various issues such as the right to an attorney, the attitude, and the legitimacy of these courts.

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