Iran in Brief

Reports from Iran indicate the death of nine prisoners in Fashashuyeh, Qarchak Varamin, and Urmia prisons from COVID-19, but the president of the...More
High Representative of the European Union,‌ Josep Borrell, announced that the EU will send €20 million in humanitarian aid to Iran to help alleviate...More
Sam Rajabi, the environmental activist who was transferred to hospital for showing COVID19 symptoms, was returned to the prison after his test turned...More
Human Rights in Iran Organization reported that Tehran Revolutionary Court has sentenced Ali Bikas, one of the protesters arrested in November, to...More
Nazanin Zaghari Ratcliffe, the Iranian-British citizen incarcerated in Evin prison was released for two weeks with an electronic ankle bracelet due...More
Fars News has released a list of “country officials who have COVID19”. The name of Vice President Es’hagh Jahangiri is on the list. His office had...More
In his most recent report, UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights, Javaid Rehman, warned about the condition of prisoners arrested during the November...More
Several popular Iranian singers held a concert in Saudi Arabia for the first time since the 1979 revolution in Iran. The concert is part of the third...More
Despite Indian officials’ warnings from Indian officials against the Islamic Republic of Iran’s interference in India’s domestic affairs, Ali...More
Turkish Minister of Health, Fahrettin Koca stated that the spread of coronavirus in Iran was very rapid, and added: "We advised them to quarantine...More
The spokesperson for Iran’s Ministry of Health announced that there are currently 2922 COVID-19 patients in Iran, out of which 92 have passed away...More
Defenders of Human Rights Center reported that two new cases have been brought against Narges Mohammadi, the incarcerated Human Rights Activist. She...More
Fariba Adelkhah, the Iranian French researcher who has been incarcerated in Iran since May, was hospitalized in Evin prison’s medical ward due to her...More
Iraj Hariri, who is in charge of containing the spread of coronavirus in Iran, has confirmed that he tested positive for the virus the day after he...More
With the official report of 18 more cases of coronavirus in Iran and four dead (11 in unofficial reports), the World Health Organization expressed...More