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Permanent state of emergency, the border gate that never opens: politics prohibited here

In Van, the largest city of the Serhat Region in Northern Kurdistan, the policies implemented by the state turned the city into a “forbidden” zone economically, socially and culturally. This is the only city where the AKP extended the de facto state of emergency after the coup attempt.

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Irán/Estados Unidos: CIJ se declara competente para examinar sanciones de EEUU

Este 3 de febrero, la Corte Internacional de Justicia (CIJ) adoptó una sentencia en la que se declara competente para conocer la demanda interpuesta en julio del 2018 por Irán contra Estados Unidos

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Amnesty International launches urgent action for Zeynab Jalalian

The human rights organization Amnesty International has launched an urgent action for Zeynab Jalalian. The Kurdish woman imprisoned in Iran is seriously ill and being tortured. She is denied medical treatment because she shows no remorse.

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KNK calls for urgent action for Kurdish activists detained in Iran

Post Views: 1 Urgent political, diplomatic and legal action directed at the Iranian regime is needed to protect the lives of at least 11 Kurdish activists and students who have been detained by IRGC in Iran.

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Iran – Ongoing Vendetta against Nasrin Sotoudeh 1

On September 26, Nasrin Sotoudeh, with her health deteriorating, broke her hunger strike, which had been ongoing since August 11 in defence of Iran’s political prisoners

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Update on Nasrin Sotoudeh – Hunger Striking Iranian Rights Campaigner 0

Nasrin Sotoudeh, the Iranian human rights lawyer serving 38 years in prison for  constantly and courageously standing up to and challenging the Islamic Republic of Iran, has now been on hunger strike since August 11

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Nasrin Sotoudeh Takes On Iranian Regime (…once again) 1

Nasrin Sotoudeh, the Iranian human rights lawyer last year sentenced to 38 years in prison (and 158 lashes) by the Islamic Republic of Iran, has this week managed to post a statement from her prison cell

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Interview with Hawzhin Azeez about Kurdish responses to COVID-19 in Rojava and Rojhelat 0

Dr. Jeff Miley interviews Dr. Hawzhim Azeez of the Center for Gender and Development Studies at the American University of Iraq in Sulaimani about Kurdish responses to COVID-19 in the Kurdish region of Syria as well as the Kurdish region of Iran

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Iran – Still Executing Kurds 0

The Iranian regime, with its Revolutionary Guards at the helm, once again comes under international scrutiny for its disappearance and execution of political prisoners with little interest in due process

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El oscuro futuro de Irán. Entrevista con Farian Sabahi

Farian Sabahi es escritora, académica y periodista, especializada en geopolítica y cuestiones de género en Oriente Medio

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