After ending her 49 day hunger long strike a few days ago, Iranian human rights attorney Ms.
Lawmakers in Iran are preparing to consider legislation that may drastically alter an adult woman's ability to obtain
Nasrin Sotoudeh's awards would cover a wall.
According to information from the women's ward of Evin prison, Karami, detained political prisoners on hunger strike
Amnesty International called on Iranian authorities to protect all detainees and prisoners from harassment and degrad
A pair of Iranian dissidents — a jailed human rights lawyer and a banned filmmaker -- were named winners Friday
Nobel Prize winner Shirin Ebadi spoke to Sophie Claudet last week on the sidelines of the Women's Forum in Deauville,
Human rights activists in Iran are subjected to beatings with batons, mock hangings, rape, sleep deprivation, and thr
The Iranian government and police have begun positioning women as watch guards at female prisons across the country a
Amnesty calls for the immediate release of Zhila Bani-Yaghoub
Nobel Peace Laureate Shirin Ebadi issued a letter to the United Nations Women Executive Director, Michelle Bachelet,
Abdolfattah Soltani, a well-known Iranian lawyer who co-founded an organization that defends the rights of women, min
The impact of Iranian doctrines in the region is apparent throughout history.