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Charity allots $2.6m to free inmates of unintentional crimes 12 Jul 2021

Charity allots $2.6m to free inmates of unintentional crimes

The Ehsan Foundation, affiliated to the Headquarters for Executing the Order of the Imam, allocated 110 billion rials (nearly $2.6 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) to release prisoners of unintentional crimes.

Saudi Arabia Sends Six Human Rights Activists to Jail 06 Sep 2020

Saudi Arabia Sends Six Human Rights Activists to Jail

Saudi Arabia has sentenced to prison six men - mainly writers, academics, and journalists - arbitrarily detained in Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's 2017 crackdown on dissent.

Over 2,000 Convicts in Iran Granted with Leader Clemency 05 Aug 2020

Over 2,000 Convicts in Iran Granted with Leader Clemency

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei approved a proposal from Iran’s top judge to pardon or commute the prison terms of 2,135 convicts.

Granting Leave for Prisoners in Iran amid COVID-19 Outbreak 14 Jul 2020

Granting Leave for Prisoners in Iran amid COVID-19 Outbreak

Iran’s Judiciary spokesperson unveiled instructions for granting more prisoners leave in the wake of a new wave of the COVID-19 in the country.

Spokesman: Iran, US May Exchange Prisoners 11 Jun 2020

Spokesman: Iran, US May Exchange Prisoners

Foreign Ministry spokesman did not rule out the possibility of Iran prisoner exchanges with the US.

Loujain Al-Hathloul Situation in Saudi Prison Not Clear 02 Jun 2020

Loujain Al-Hathloul Situation in Saudi Prison Not Clear

Saudi Arabia must immediately disclose the status of detained activist Loujain Al-Hathloul who has been unable to contact her family for three weeks, the Prisoners of Conscience rights group said.

About 70,000 prisoners temporarily out for coronavirus outbreak 10 Mar 2020

About 70,000 prisoners temporarily out for coronavirus outbreak

Iran’s judiciary said Monday it has temporarily released around 70,000 prisoners as part of efforts to prevent a further spread of the new coronavirus.

Iranian Prisoners Extradited from Kuwait 01 Feb 2020

Iranian Prisoners Extradited from Kuwait

The prisoners in Kuwait were transferred onto Iranian officials hands on Friday night to serve the rest of their sentences in their homeland.

France interference in Iran affairs unacceptable 12 Dec 2019

France interference in Iran affairs unacceptable

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iran has rejected France interference in its internal affairs as unacceptable, saying Tehran will not tolerate Paris’ meddlings. In a post on his Twitter page on Wednesday, Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Abbas Mousavi dismissed President Emmanuelle Macron’s call for Tehran to free two jailed French nationals. “The French should not forget […]

Leader Pardons Over 1,000 Iranian Prisoners 05 Dec 2017

Leader Pardons Over 1,000 Iranian Prisoners

TEHRAN– Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei pardoned or commuted prison terms of 1,007 Iranian convicts sentenced by various courts in the Islamic Republic. The pardon was granted at the request of the country’s Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani on the occasion of the birth anniversaries of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and […]