Thursday, 21 September 2017
This is what happens to Arab activists in Iran
The rush to a nuclear deal with Iran has left human rights issues sidelined. Few people in the West seem to care. They just want to e...
Iran cracks down on mass protests in Ahwaz against municipal electoral fraud
Iranian security forces forcibly dispersed mass protests in the southern region of Ahwaz on Monday and Tuesday against what people say ...
Iran’s IRGC Believed To Be Distributing Crack Among Ahwazis
A crack epidemic is devastating the poverty-stricken Arab Al-Ahwaz region of Iran, with credible reports suggesting that the regime’s I...
Pollution Threatens The Ahwazi Arabs Of Iran
Activists in the Ahwazi region have circulated images of what they call an environmental tragedy affecting the area. ...
Local Groups Warn Suicide Is on the Rise Among Iran's Impoverished Arab Ahwazi Community
The self-immolation of a man named Jassim Moramazi on 27 August has thrust the desperate situation of poverty and unemployment for Iran...
Iran arrests dozens of Ahwazi Arabs ahead of Eid al-Adha celebrations
Iranian security forces arrested dozens of Arab activists and citizens in Ahwaz to prevent marches and celebrations during Eid al-Adha,...
Iranian Oil Deal with China Ignores Poverty in Al-Ahwaz
On 16 August 2017, Iran and China met in a joint Economic Commission to discuss China's role in acquiring oil reserves in the Al-Ahw...
Thursday, 11 August 2016
Rights Groups Urge Iranian Authorities to Stop Executing Kurdish Prisoners
Iranian authorities must immediately put a halt to the execution of Kurdish political and faith prisoners, X human righ...
Friday, 27 May 2016
Young Ahwazi Arab Worker From Falahiya Set Himself On Fire After Denied Salary For Six Months
Ismaiel Shawardi (Khanafrah), 30, married, from Falahiya, and a worker at Shadegan municipality set himself on fire on 27 May 2016 after bei...
Two Ahwazi Arab Poets Arrested: One of Them Beaten and Humiliated Before His Family
Iranian intelligence services on or around 25 May 2016 raided the home and arrested an Ahwazi Arab poet Shaker Bawi, son of Eswadi and fathe...
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