Golrokh Ebrahimi

NCRI Staff

NCRI - Human rights activists are calling on Iranian authorities to release several prisoners that have been partaking in a hunger strike. The activists say that the three prisoners who are on hunger strike are being imprisoned in dangerous and inappropriate conditions.

Maryam Rajavi

Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran, strongly condemned the criminal chemical attack on Douma in Eastern Ghouta and the ruthless killing of innocent children and women.


political prisoner Mehdi Farahi Shandiz

NCRI Staff

NCRI - In a message from the Karaj Central Prison, political prisoner Mehdi Farahi Shandiz supported the demonstrations of Arab compatriots in Khuzestan province and wrote: “As a political prisoner who spent many years of my life in the prisons and torture chambers of Khamenei, I salute the compatriots in Khuzestan and the cities of this province, and I share your cries (for freedom and justice) and stand on your side every moment.”

Executions in iran

NCRI Staff

NCRI - The Iran Human Rights Monitor has released its report into the state of human rights in Iran during March 2018 and, as always, it makes for unpleasant reading, with many instances of executions, arbitrary murders, torture, corporal punishment, abuse of political prisoners, and lack of a just legal system.

Ali Savari

On Monday, March 26, 2018, an Arab minority named Ali Savari, a prisoner in Shayban Prison in Ahvaz, died due to violent tortures. Released images of the body of this prisoner that show plenty of ruptures, bruising and burns due to flogging and electric shock, and the presence of cavities on his head and chest, indicate the severity of the torture imposed on this defenseless prisoner. Ali Savari was 50 years old and was a resident of the Ahvaz Sepidar district.

 Golrokh Ebrahimi I

NCRI Staff

NCRI - Health of Iranian political prisoner is deteriorating after 50-day hunger strike

The health of Iranian political prisoner Golrokh Ebrahimi Iraee has significantly deteriorated now that she has been on hunger strike for 50 days.

human rights council

NCRI, underscores the need for referral of regime’s crimes to the Security Council

The Iranian Resistance strongly welcomes the extension of the mandate of the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Iran. While commemorating the late Special Rapporteur Asma Jahangir,

Iran Regime Should Be Held to Account for Human Rights Abuses in Syria
NCRI Staff

NCRI - The US wants Iran, Russia, and Syria to be held responsible for "some of the worst atrocities known to man", committed during the seven-year-long Syrian Civil War.

Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran
Iran Uprising – No. 119- Fire Festival

The mullahs' anti-human regime resorted to widespread arrests across Iran to confront the popular uprisings and protests on Fire Festival celebration (March 13th). According to repressive police officials, 889 people were arrested in only 22 cities of the country.

Struan Stevenson
Iranian regime executes more people, per capita, than any other country in the world

GENEVA. March 6, 2018.At the invitation of non-governmental organizations, a seminar was held in the European headquarter of the United Nations, on the situation of human rights in Iran after the uprising in last December.