2022-11-25 11:30:17

UN Fact-finding Mission To Probe Human Rights Violations In Iran Over Crackdown On Protests

Logo RTTNews
RTTNews
By Joji Xavier

The UN Human Rights Council has established a fact-finding mission to investigate alleged human rights violations in Iran, especially with respect to women and children, related to the violent crackdown on protestors.

More than 300 demonstrators were killed and 14000 others were arrested in nationwide protests that began on September 16 in response to the death of Iranian university student Jina Mahsa Amini while she was in custody of the Islamist nation's so-called morality police.

Jina Mahsa Amini, a Kurdish 22-year-old woman, was taken into custody alleging that a few locks of her hair reportedly appeared under her hijab.

A special session of the Human Rights Council, which was convened to discuss the deteriorating human rights situation in Iran, adopted a resolution strongly deploring the violent crackdown of peaceful protests resulting in the death of hundreds of people, including 40 children.

Continue read on rttnews.com

Logo BBC
WorldBy Https://Www Facebook Com/Bbcnews2022-11-24 19:19:04
By David Gritten BBC News The UN Human Rights Council has voted to set up a fact-finding mission to investigate the deadly crackdown on anti-government...

Logo Daily Star
FootballBy Patrick Austen Hardy2022-11-24 18:34:38
Players of the Iran national team are under surveillance from secret agents loyal to the countrys clerical leaders, according to a prominent human rights...

Logo Daily Star
FootballBy (Image: Twitter)2022-11-24 17:39:11
Iran boss Carlos Quieroz furiously confronted and snapped at a female journalist after she asked team forward Mehdi Taremi for his opinion on political...

Logo The Mirror
FootballBy James Nursey2022-11-24 13:37:00
Iran boss Carlos Queiroz confronted a BBC journalist after his side's press conference to berate her over tough questioning. Queiroz lost his patience at...

Logo The Telegraph
FootballBy Sam Dean2022-11-25 08:37:00
Irans players sung their national anthem before the match against Wales amid jeers and tears from fans inside the Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium. The players had very...

Logo WJXT
PoliticsBy Associated Press2022-11-23 16:20:48
WASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday imposed sanctions against three more Iranian security officials in response to the Tehran government's continued...

Logo U.S. News & World Report
PoliticsBy Associated Press2022-11-23 16:45:44
By FATIMA HUSSEIN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) The United States on Wednesday imposed sanctions against three more Iranian security officials in...

Logo CNN
PoliticsBy Jennifer Hansler2022-11-23 17:25:35
CNN — The United States on Wednesday imposed sanctions on three officials in Irans Kurdish region, where dozens of protesters have reportedly been killed in...

Logo CNBC
PoliticsBy Lee Ying Shan2022-11-22 11:47:58
Key Points Iran's judiciary spokesperson reportedly said on Tuesday that 40 foreign nationals have been detained for participating in anti-regime protests....

Logo U.S. News & World Report
PoliticsBy Associated Press2022-11-24 08:23:48
BERLIN (AP) Germany's foreign minister appealed Thursday for greater scrutiny of Iran ahead of a special session by the U.N.s top human rights body devoted...

Logo BBC
WorldBy Https://Www Facebook Com/Bbcnews2022-11-19 18:55:54
Anti Iranian and Qatari government protests have taken place in London ahead of the World Cup. A group of 22 Iranian women played football in Westminster and...

Logo EIN Presswire
PoliticsPress Release2022-11-24 21:24:13
The bravery of the Iranian people has been underscored by the reports prepared by the network of the (PMOI/MEK) since the start of Iran’s nationwide...

Logo Daily Mail
FootballBy Ian Herbert2022-11-24 17:03:26
Iran manager Carlos Queiroz confronted a BBC journalist who asked about the protests in the country - and demanded to know why she didn't ask Gareth...

Logo BBC
Football2022-11-21 16:36:06
Iran declined to sing their national anthem before their World Cup match with England in an apparent expression of support for anti-government protests in...

Logo Livescore
Football2022-11-24 16:39:04
1998-2022 LiveScore Careers Mobile Advertise Faq Contact News Publishers Privacy Notice Cookie Policy Terms of Use Corporate Desktop View

Logo Livescore
Football2022-11-24 16:39:04
1998-2022 LiveScore Careers Mobile Advertise Faq Contact News Publishers Privacy Notice Cookie Policy Terms of Use Corporate Desktop View

Logo CBC
FootballBy The Associated Press2022-11-24 15:39:27
State-linked media in Iran are reporting that Voria Ghafouri, a former member of the country's national soccer team, has been arrested for criticizing the...

Logo Bloomberg
PoliticsBy Ap2022-11-24 15:23:12
Sign up for our Middle East newsletter and follow us @middleeast for news on the region. Dubai, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Iran arrested a prominent former...

Logo Daily Mail
FootballBy Rachael Bunyan2022-11-24 15:35:27
Iranian security forces today arrested a former national football player for criticising the government over the crackdown on protests that have engulfed the...

Logo RTTNews
PoliticsBy Joji Xavier2022-11-15 14:56:24
The European Union and the United Kingdom have imposed additional sanctions against 29 Iranian individuals and three entities involved in the violent...