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British MPs table motion urging UN probe into Iran’s 1988 massacre

British MPs table motion urging UN probe into Iran’s 1988 massacre

Members of Parliament in the United Kingdom have tabled an Early Day Motion highlighting the 1988 mass killing of political prisoners in Iran and calling on the relevant United Nations bodies to order an investigation and bring the perpetrators to […]
Text of report: Inquiry into the 1988 mass executions in Iran

Text of report: Inquiry into the 1988 mass executions in Iran

  Justice for the Victims of the 1988 Massacre in Iran (JVMI) unveiled its report on Iran’s 1988 massacre at the 34th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva on 15 March 2017. The 366-page report evidences […]
Call for justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre a key theme at Human Rights Council

Call for justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre a key theme at Human Rights Council

The JVMI unveiled its new report on Iran’s 1988 massacre at the latest United Nations Human Rights Council session in Geneva. The 360 page report – Inquiry into the 1988 mass executions in Iran – was made public on 15 […]

NGO urges Asma Jahangir to investigate Iran’s 1988 massacre

In an address to the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva on 13 March 2017, Ms. Hélène Fathpour, speaking for the NGO “Women’s Human Rights International Association”, urges the UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Iran, […]
UN chief warns of crackdown against dissidents seeking justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

UN chief warns of crackdown against dissidents seeking justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

United Nations Secretary General António Guterres has in a new report to the Human Rights Council included references to Iran’s 1988 massacre of political prisoners and human rights abuses towards campaigners demanding justice over the massacre.

NGO urges UN special rapporteurs to investigate Iran’s 1988 massacre

Ms. Milishia Javdan from the NGO “Women’s Human Rights International Association” addresses the UN Human Rights Council’s 34th session in Geneva on 7 March 2017 about the 1988 massacre of political prisoners in Iran. She urges the Special Rapporteurs on […]
Asma Jahangir highlights clampdown on dissidents calling for justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Asma Jahangir highlights clampdown on dissidents calling for justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Asma Jahangir, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Iran, has in her latest report to the Human Rights Council included references to Iran’s 1988 massacre of political prisoners and human rights abuses towards campaigners demanding justice […]
Tribune de Genève: ‘Iran will have to answer for the 1988 massacre’

Tribune de Genève: ‘Iran will have to answer for the 1988 massacre’

  The Swiss daily Tribune de Genève (TDG) reported from the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva about the calls for a commission of inquiry into Iran’s 1988 massacre of political prisoners. The following is the English translation and […]

NGO urges UN Special Rapporteur to investigate Iran’s 1988 massacre of 30000 political prisoners

A representative of the French NGO “Fondation Danielle Mitterrand – France Libertés” addresses the UN Human Rights Council’s 34th session in Geneva on 10 March 2017 about Iran’s 1988 massacre of political prisoners. He urges the Special Rapporteur on the […]

NGO urges Human Rights Council to investigate Iran’s 1988 massacre

Dr. Hanifeh Khayyeri from the NGO “Women’s Human Rights International Association” addresses the UN Human Rights Council’s 34th session in Geneva on 10 March 2017 about the 1988 massacre of political prisoners in Iran. She urges the council to establish […]
Human rights groups submit written statement to HRC on Iran’s 1988 massacre

Human rights groups submit written statement to HRC on Iran’s 1988 massacre

Six human rights organisations with consultative status to the United Nations human rights body have submitted a joint written statement to the 34th session of the Human Rights Council about the 1988 massacre of political prisoners in Iran and the […]
Iran: 28 years after the massacre of political opponents, remains unpunished, the regime continues with the mass executions.

Iran: 28 years after the massacre of political opponents, remains unpunished, the regime continues with the mass executions.

An appeal to the UN and international organizations – Dr. Ranjana Kumari, Centre for Social Research – India  – I write this letter to express my solidarity with Iranian human rights defenders to demand justice for victims of events in […]
Geoffrey Robertson QC: #Iran’s #1988massacre was a crime against humanity

Geoffrey Robertson QC: #Iran’s #1988massacre was a crime against humanity

Geoffrey Robertson, QC, a former UN tribunal chief judge on Sierra Leone and prominent human rights barrister from UK, has told a conference in Paris that based on his own impartial investigation, the 1988 massacre in Iran amounted to a […]
Tahar Boumedra: UN must prosecute perpetrators of #Iran’s #1988massacre

Tahar Boumedra: UN must prosecute perpetrators of #Iran’s #1988massacre

Tahar Boumedra, former chief of the Human Rights Office of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI), told a Paris conference on Iran’s 1988 massacre that the UN ought to prosecute the perpetrators of that atrocity for crimes against […]
Bishop Gaillot: If we remain silent on #Iran’s #1988massacre, ‘stones will cry out’

Bishop Gaillot: If we remain silent on #Iran’s #1988massacre, ‘stones will cry out’

Addressing a conference in Paris, French Bishop Jacques Gaillot iterated that the search for justice for the victims of Iran’s 1988 massacre of political prisoners must continue. Speaking in French, Bishop Gaillot made his remarks on 26 November 2016 in […]
Identities of 110 perpetrators of Iran’s 1988 massacre exposed in Oslo conference

Identities of 110 perpetrators of Iran’s 1988 massacre exposed in Oslo conference

More than 110 senior Iranian officials involved in the 1988 massacre of political prisoners in Iran have now been identified, the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) announced in a press conference in Oslo on 4 November 2016.

Kirsty Brimelow QC, seeks international justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Kirsty Brimelow QC, has called for the establishment of an international commission of inquiry into the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran in 1988. Kirsty Brimelow QC, Chair of Bar Human Rights Committee of England & Wales, made the […]

Dr. Alejo Vidal-Quadras, seeks international justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Dr. Alejo Vidal-Quadras, has called for the establishment of an international commission of inquiry into the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran in 1988. Dr. Alejo Vidal-Quadras, former Vice-President of European Parliament, made the remarks in a panel at […]

Ingrid Betancourt, seeks international justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Ingrid Betancourt,  has called for the establishment of an international commission of inquiry into the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran in 1988. Ingrid Betancourt, former presidential candidate for Columbia, made the remarks in a panel at the United […]

Tahar Boumedra, seeks international justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Tahar Boumedra, has called for the establishment of an international commission of inquiry into the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran in 1988. Tahar Boumedra, former chief of UN Human Rights Office in Iraq, made the remarks in a […]

Brian Domhnaill, seeks international justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Brian Ó Domhnaill, has called for the establishment of an international commission of inquiry into the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran in 1988. Brian Ó Domhnaill, Irish Senator, made the remarks in a panel at the United Nations […]

IN FRENCH: Gilbert Mitterrand, seeks international justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Gilbert Mitterrand, has called for the establishment of an international commission of inquiry into the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran in 1988. Gilbert Mitterrand, President of France Libertés, made the remarks in a panel at the United Nations […]

IN FRENCH: Rémy Pagani, seeks international justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Rémy Pagani, has called for the establishment of an international commission of inquiry into the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran in 1988. Rémy Pagani, former Mayor of Geneva, made the remarks in a panel at the United Nations […]

IN FRENCH: Pierre Galand, seeks international justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Pierre Galand, has called for the establishment of an international commission of inquiry into the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran in 1988. Pierre Galand, President of OMCT Europe, made the remarks in a panel at the United Nations […]

Perviz Khazai, seeks international justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Perviz Khazai, has called for the establishment of an international commission of inquiry into the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran in 1988. Perviz Khazai, Iran’s former ambassador to Norway and Sweden; NCRI representative in Nordic countries, made the remarks in […]

IN FRANCH: Behzad Naziri, seeks international justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Behzad Naziri, has called for the establishment of an international commission of inquiry into the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran in 1988. Behzad Naziri, Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran, made the remarks […]

IN ARABIC: Sanabargh Zahedi, seeks international justice over Iran’s 1988 massacre

Sanabargh Zahedi, has called for the establishment of an international commission of inquiry into the massacre of 30,000 political prisoners in Iran in 1988. Sanabargh Zahedi, Chairman of the Judicial Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran, made […]
Official launch: “Justice for Victims of 1988 Massacre in Iran” – Geneva, September 2016

Official launch: “Justice for Victims of 1988 Massacre in Iran” – Geneva, September 2016

The committee “Justice for Victims of 1988 Massacre in Iran” (JVMI) officially launched at a press conference in the Geneva headquarters of the United Nations on 21 September 2016. The JVMI is a not for profit centre for research and […]
Remarks by Azadeh Zabeti on behalf of JVMI at launch press conference

Remarks by Azadeh Zabeti on behalf of JVMI at launch press conference

Khomeini had ordered that the massacre be carried out at the earliest opportunity and wherever it was practical. In order to keep the dimensions of this crime a secret and prevent a social reaction, even the bodies of the victims […]
5 international NGOs urge UN to investigate Iran’s 1988 massacre

5 international NGOs urge UN to investigate Iran’s 1988 massacre

The UN Human Rights Council published on 13 September 2016 a statement by five international NGOs on the 1988 massacre in Iran. The joint written statement, titled “The massacre of political prisoners in Iran in 1988 constitutes a crime against […]