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Ahwaz human rights conference underline need for global solidarity as protests spread in region following another fatal shooting

14 Feb 2017

Ahwaz human rights conference underline need for global solidarity as protests spread in region following another fatal shooting Speakers at a conference in Vienna last week sharply condemned Iranian occupation forces’ escalating brutal crackdown against the Ahwazi Arab population. The conference on Friday, entitled ‘Discussing the Iranian State’s Human Rights Violations in Ahwaz’, took place on Friday as protests again spread across Ahwaz following the shooting of another civilian in the city of Falahiyeh by Iranian forces. Amongst the speakers at the conference, hosted by the Ahwazi Orga

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URGENT ACTION

14 Feb 2017

14th February, 2017 URGENT ACTION Violent Clash in Falahia: Shooting an Ahwazi man by the Security Forces An Ahwazi man by name of Mr. Hassan Yasser Alboghbiesh, 26 years of age was killed by the Iranian security forces on 9th February 2017 through shooting on head and chest in Falahia (Shadegan) city in west Al-Ahwaz. The reliable sources in Falahia informed to the Ahwazi Organisation for the Defence of Human Rights that the man was killed by live shooting of the Iranian security forces in the public in the city. The reliable sources also added that two other men were also injured; Mr Sa

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05 Feb 2017

The Ahwazi Organization for the Defense of Human Rights will hold a Human Rights Seminar entitled «discuss the Iranian authorities of human rights violations in Ahwaz» in Vienna, Austrian on 10th February 2017. In the seminar, several human rights figures, academic people, jurists’ experts from Austria, Germany and Britain will be attending. The Arab and non-Arab media will cover the seminar. Seminar topics: * The review of Iranian violations of human rights in Ahwaz through a written report in three languages (Arabic, German and English). * The speech of Ahwazi witnesses who survived of th

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Discrimination against Ahwazi by Iranian Clinic Personnel

30 Dec 2016

Iranian Discrimination against Ahwazi Arab 30th December, 2016 Discrimination against Ahwazi by Iranian Clinic Personnel According to Article 2 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights ”everyone is entitled to all the rights and freedoms set forth in this declaration, without distinction of any kind, such as race, colour, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property, birth or other status. Furthermore, no distinction shall be made on the basis of the political, jurisdictional or international status of the country or territory to which a

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The Death Penalty against four men in Ahwaz

27 Nov 2016

27th November, 2016 URGENT ACTION The Death Penalty against four men in Ahwaz Four men were executed by the Iranian authorities in Qeshm (Jesm) island on 24th November 2016 in the charge of corruption on the earth and other unclear reasons. The reliable sources in the island informed to the Ahwazi Organisation for the Defence of Human Rights that the death penalty against the men was held in the public in Qeshm. The reliable sources also added that the families of the victims were tried to halt the capital punishment against the men. According to the sources from the island, the court was

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URGENT ACTION

25 Oct 2016

25th October, 2016 URGENT ACTION The death of the Ahwazi child by the Iranian security forces The Iranian security forces fired live bullets at a car of Ahwazi citizen Mr Abbas Hasan Mashal Al-Sari 41 years of age in the city of Ahwaz on Monday 24th October 2016, which led to the death of his daughter Raghad Abbas 3 years of age and his wife Mrs Zahor Abdul-Sada Al-Sari was wounded by security forces. According to the sources from Al-Sari family, the Ahwazi child Raghad Abbas was shot on her heart by the Iranian security forces, the sourced also added that the Iranian security forces arres

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URGENT ACTION

25 Oct 2016

25th October, 2016 URGENT ACTION The death of Palestinian girl on the Israeli checkpoint A Palestinian Human Rights and cultural activist informed to Ahwazi Organisation for the Defence of Human Rights the Palestinian girl Ms Rahig Birawi, 19 years of age, from Asira in North Nablus was killed by the Israeli army in the Israeli checkpoint in South Nablus on 19th October 2016. The Palestinian source during the interview with the Ahwazi Organisation for the Defence of Human Rights stated that the Israeli army were accused the girl had an intention of stabbing the soldiers at Za’tara checkpoi

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Urgent Action

14 Oct 2016

Urgent Action 14/10/2016 To United Nations Human Rights Council To all Human Rights Organisations According to reliable sources from Al-Ahwaz, a considerable number of Ahwazi activists have been arrested by the Iranian security forces and the Revolutionary Guards in the past few days. The name of political and cultural activists who were arrested by the Iranian authorities: The city of Shiban: Mr Majed Anafcha Mr Hussien Mayahi Mr Jameel Zobidi Mr Reza Shahitat The city of Al-Mohammarah: Mr Ali Toema Al.Tamimi Mr Shaker Al.Tamimi Mr Saied Al.Tamimi Mr Ahmad Fak

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URGENT ACTION

09 Oct 2016

URGENT ACTION Verdict against 19 Arab activists Nineteen Ahwazi Arab activists, who were born in Susa in North Al-Ahwaz, have been sentenced on charges of acting against national security by branch 101 of the Revolutionary Court in Susa city on 28th September 2016. According to Karim Dahimi, the Human Rights activist during the interview with Al-Arabia on 28th September 2016, fifteen Ahwazi activists from the group of nineteen were sentenced to two years life imprisonment by the judge Mr Mahmoud Sorkhe in Susa. Mr Karim Dahimi also announced that the Ahwazi Arab activists were arrested

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URGENT ACTION

18 Aug 2016

18th August, 2016 URGENT ACTION The Iranian authorities executes three Ahwazi Arab Three Ahwazi Arab activists, who were born in Hamideyeh in West Al-Ahwaz have executed by the Iranian authorities on 17th August 2016 in Ahwaz including two brothers, according to the reliable sources inside Al-Ahwaz and the Iranian official announcement. Those men were arrested by the Iranian intelligence services in April 2015 in the charge of enmity of god, corruption on the earth, dangerous for national security, and having a link with resistance groups in Al-Ahwaz. According to the reliable sources f

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