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UN Rapporteur Raises Concerns Over Human Rights Conditions in Iran

 UN Special Rapporteur Javaid Rehman
UN Special Rapporteur Javaid Rehman

In a report to the UN General Assembly Third Committee, UN Special Rapporteur Javaid Rehman expressed alarm about continued human rights abuses in Iran.

Rehman, who monitors human rights in Iran, described the situation as “grim” and warned of “persistent impunity for serious violations of human rights law.”

Rehman also raised concern about the “alarming level of intimidation or persecution of those who call for accountability.” “There is widespread and systemic impunity in the country for gross violations of human rights.”
“Without the involvement of the international community, such grave violations will continue,” Rehman said.

Read more: https://english.mojahedin.org/i/javaid-rehman-un-general-assembly-iran-human-rights-20211026