Country Profile: Iran

Iranian authorities curtail the rights of freedom of expression, association, and assembly by arresting and imprisoning on vague charges professors, students, journalists, human rights defenders, and others who voice dissent. Torture and other mistreatments of detainees remain common and has been committed with impunity; prison conditions are harsh. Unfair trials continue, resulting in some cases with death sentences. Dual citizens, women, and members of ethnic and religious minorities face discrimination both in law and in practice. 

(Last updated: April 28, 2020)

 

 

 

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His Excellency Ayatollah Ali Khamenei
The Office of the Supreme Leader
Jomhouri St,

Tehran

Islamic Republic of Iran
Fax: +98 21 644 11
Website: http://www.leader.ir/langs/en/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/www.Khamenei.ir

 

Ayatollah Sadeqh Larijani
Howzeh Riyasat-e Qoveh Qazaiyeh (Office of the Head of the Judiciary)
Pasteur St., Vali Asr Ave., south of Serah-e Jomhouri
Tehran
Islamic Republic of Iran

 

President Hassan Rouhani
The office of the President
Palestine Avenue, Azerbaijan Intersection
Tehran
Islamic Republic of Iran

 

Javad Zarif, Minister of Foreign Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Minister’s Office

Imam Khomeini Sq.
Tehran
Islamic Republic of Iran
Fax: +98 21 66743149
Website: http://www.mfa.gov.ir
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/jzarif

 

 

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