Iran 1988 Massacre

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Call for a UN Commission of Inquiry Into Iran’s 1988 Massacre

Appeal to the United Nations to put an end to the impunity for the perpetrators of the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran.

The Facts

What happened in the summer of 1988? The background to the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran.

Death Commissions

Members of the commissions that Khomeini tasked to send thousands of political prisoners to their deaths.

Mass Graves

JVMI’s interactive map shows the mass graves where victims of the 1988 massacre were buried in Iran.

Reports

Documented evidence and eyewitness testimonies of the 1988 massacre and the need for accountability.

Feature
December 2020: UN experts echo call for international investigation into Iran’s 1988 massacre

December 2020: UN experts echo call for international investigation into Iran’s 1988 massacre

Seven United Nations experts have sent a letter to the Iranian authorities stating that the 1988 massacre of thousands of political prisoners could account to “crimes against humanity” and vowing to call for an international investigation into the mass murders […]
Opinion: The UN Failed to Address Iran’s Crimes Against Humanity, It’s Time For Western Democracies to Step In

Opinion: The UN Failed to Address Iran’s Crimes Against Humanity, It’s Time For Western Democracies to Step In

JVMI official Tahar Boumedra has penned a piece for TownHall.com about the need to bring the perpetrators of Iran’s 1988 massacre to justice. The opinion piece was published on 3 August 2020. The following is the full text of the […]
US State Department calls for international investigation into Iran’s 1988 massacre

US State Department calls for international investigation into Iran’s 1988 massacre

United States State Department spokesperson Morgan Ortagus on 15 July 2020 called on the international community to conduct independent investigations into the 1988 massacre and to provide accountability and justice. She said: “July 19th marks the anniversary of the start […]