The Human Rights Situation in the Northern Regions of Syria and Rojava

The Human Rights Situation in the Northern Regions of Syria and Rojava

The regions of northern and eastern Syria, characterized by their ethnic and religious diversity, are currently witnessing a destructive military escalation by Turkey. This escalation …

The Negative Effects of the Treaty of Lausanne on Human Rights and Minorities

The Negative Effects of the Treaty of Lausanne on Human Rights and Minorities

Human Rights Council Fifty-fifth session 26 February–5 April 2024 Agenda item 8 Follow-up and implementation of the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action   Written …

The situation of the Kurds in the Islamic Republic of Iran

The situation of the Kurds in the Islamic Republic of Iran

Human Rights Council Fifty-fifth session 26 February–5 April 2024 Agenda item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural …

Imminent Execution of Four Kurdish Political Prisoners in Iran: An Urgent Appeal to the International Community

Imminent Execution of Four Kurdish Political Prisoners in Iran: An Urgent Appeal to the International Community

The families of Pejman Fatehi, Mohsen Mazloum, Mohammad Faramarzi, and Vafa Azarbar, four Kurdish political prisoners in Iran, were summoned to Evin Prison on Saturday, …

Human rights organizations; Issuing the death sentence against four Kurdish political prisoners is strongly condemned and contradicts all the fundamentals of human rights

Human rights organizations; Issuing the death sentence against four Kurdish political prisoners is strongly condemned and contradicts all the fundamentals of human rights With the …

Commemoration of the Assassination of Jina-Mahsa Amini and Call for Solidarity with the Iranian People

Commemoration of the Assassination of Jina-Mahsa Amini and Call for Solidarity with the Iranian People

The Zagros Human Rights  Center today joins the Iranian people and the international community to commemorate the first anniversary of the assassination of Jina-Mahsa Amini, …

Press Release: Brutal Attack by Albanian Police on Camp Ashraf-3

Press Release: Brutal Attack by Albanian Police on Camp Ashraf-3

June 21, 2023 The brutal attack by the Albanian police on Camp Ashraf-3 raises serious concerns regarding the respect for fundamental human rights and international …

Press Release on the Assassination of Yusra Derviş, Co-Chair of Qamichli Canton in Syrian Kurdistan, and Attacks on Civilians in Northern Syria

Press Release on the Assassination of Yusra Derviş, Co-Chair of Qamichli Canton in Syrian Kurdistan, and Attacks on Civilians in Northern Syria

June 21, 2023 Yesterday, on June 20, 2023, Yusra Derviş, Co-Chair of Qamichli Canton in Syrian Kurdistan, in the de facto autonomous region of Rojava, …

Side-Event : Human Rights in Iran and the Effectiveness of United Nations Instruments and Mechanisms

Side-Event : Human Rights in Iran and the Effectiveness of United Nations Instruments and Mechanisms

Within the framework of the 53rd session of the Human Rights Council, we will organize a panel on the human rights situation in Iran. Title …

Press Release on the Situation in Kirkuk Province, Iraq

Press Release on the Situation in Kirkuk Province, Iraq

Zagros Human Rights Center expresses deep concern regarding the recent tragic events in Kirkuk, Iraq, which have resulted in the loss of human lives and …

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The Human Rights Situation in the Northern Regions of Syria and Rojava

The regions of northern and eastern Syria, characterized by their ethnic and religious diversity, are currently witnessing a destructive military escalation by Turkey. This escalation has devastating consequences, deliberately targeting vital infrastructure, oil and energy sources, as well as crucial facilities for the survival of the civilian population. Among the …

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The situation of the Kurds in the Islamic Republic of Iran

Human Rights Council Fifty-fifth session 26 February–5 April 2024 Agenda item 3 Promotion and protection of all human rights, civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights, including the right to development   Written statement* submitted by Centre Zagros pour les Droits de l’Homme, a non-governmental organization in special consultative status …

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Human rights organizations; Issuing the death sentence against four Kurdish political prisoners is strongly condemned and contradicts all the fundamentals of human rights

Human rights organizations; Issuing the death sentence against four Kurdish political prisoners is strongly condemned and contradicts all the fundamentals of human rights With the death sentence of four Kurdish political prisoners named Pejman Fatehi, Wafa Azarbar, Mohsen Mazloum and Mohammad (Hajir) Faramarzi and the referral of the case to …

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Press Release: Brutal Attack by Albanian Police on Camp Ashraf-3

June 21, 2023 The brutal attack by the Albanian police on Camp Ashraf-3 raises serious concerns regarding the respect for fundamental human rights and international treaties. On June 20, 2023, a force consisting of approximately 1000 Albanian police officers conducted an unexpected raid on Camp Ashraf-3, resulting in extensive destruction …

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Press Release on the Situation in Kirkuk Province, Iraq

Zagros Human Rights Center expresses deep concern regarding the recent tragic events in Kirkuk, Iraq, which have resulted in the loss of human lives and numerous injuries. We strongly condemn all forms of violence and call on all parties involved to exercise restraint, engage in dialogue, and resolve conflicts peacefully. …

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224 organizations and 65 personalities have issued an urgent appeal to the international community to stop the Iranian regime’s brutal violence against peaceful demonstrators.

Text of the call :   Urgent joint appeal to the international community: Stop Iranian regime’s brutal oppression of peaceful protesters   October 18, 2022   We, the undersigned representatives of World Civil society, human rights activists, and intellectuals, from across the world, strongly urge all governments, as well as …

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Press release on protests in Iran

  Mass protests against price liberalization and the government’s indifference to the living conditions of the country’s people, which began in recent days in several cities of Khuzestan province, have spread to several other Iranian provinces. Demonstrators are protesting against rising food prices and demanding the resignation of Iran’s religious …

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