In the first 100 days of President Rouhani’s government, human rights in Iran have remained a low priority despite earlier promises made during the presidential campaign…For years, Iran’s human rights situation has been overshadowed, both internationally and at home, by discussions about the nuclear program. Now that an agreement has been reached, there must not be any more delays in addressing Iran’s dire human rights situation, as shown by the United Nations General Assembly resolution, overwhelmingly adopted on 19 November 2013.
Amnesty International: Rouhani must deliver on human rights promises
- Published: 3 weeks ago on Tuesday, 26 November 2013
- By: Iran Daily Brief
- Last Modified: November 26, 2013 @ 3:25 pm
- Filed Under: Human Rights
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- http://www.amnesty.org/en/library/asset/MDE13/048/2013/en/17d906a3-9c94-454d-bec2-722c35aea040/mde130482013en.html; http://www.radiofarda.com/content/f10-dyke-amnesty-international-human-rights-iran/25180150.html