Archive: Reports and Open Letters

LIST OF JUVENILE OFFENDERS ON DEATH ROW

4 girls and 134 boys are on death row today in Iran. All have committed their alleged offences when they were under the age of 18 and recognised as a child according to international law and Islamic Republic's international obligations as signatory to  the Rights of the Child Convention; This is a full list of their names and case details Download Excel File 104kb

Written by Jade in 3 February 10 Read more
LIST OF JUVENILE OFFENDERS ON DEATH ROW

61st Anniversary of UDHR

Ref:         168/M/377 As the world celebrates Human Rights Day on December 10, and world over human rights defenders are celebrated and honoured, in Iran they are arrested, detained, tortured, imprisoned and given long custodial terms. The protection and promotion of human rights has become nothing but a mockery in Iran. International obligations and commitments are ignored. Even Islamic human rights, which disregards the universality of equality of rights, is not observed. The Islamic Republic’s

Written by Jade in 10 December 09 Read more
61st Anniversary of UDHR

Protest over Proposed harmonisation of EU Asylum Laws

Date:    28 April 2004 Ref:      96/M/271   Mr Bertie Ahern The Taoiseach and EU President Government Buildings Merron Street Upper Dublin - 2   Protest over Proposed harmonisation of EU Asylum Laws     Return to designated safe third countries. The proposed appeals procedure. Detentions and enforced deportations.   We would like to add our voice of concern and protest over the proposed asylum laws being debated this week.  It is with regret that we

Written by Jade in 28 April 04 Read more
Protest over Proposed harmonisation of EU Asylum Laws

WHY WE ARE ASYLUM SEEKERS

Ref:      90/M/263 Date:    30 January 2004   The Iranian Asylum Seekers’ Charter “WHY WE ARE ASYLUM SEEKERS”  To: The People in the Four Corners of the World Who are our Hosts The United Nations The European Union The United States To Canada, Australia … In the last twenty five years, since the Islamic Revolution, over four million of Iranians have been dispersed around the world far from home and family. The fact that: what proportion

Written by Jade in 30 January 04 Read more
WHY WE ARE  ASYLUM SEEKERS

Open letter to President Bush

Ref: 75 / M / 224 Date: April 28, 2002 Dear President Bush The suggested legislation of the US Senate on 18th of April concerning the limitation of US visa for Iranian people and citizens of six other countries has troubled the Iranian community in the US and the rest of the world and raised numerous questions. For Iranians in the first instance there is unreserved sympathy followed by deep respect for the American nation

Written by Jade in 28 April 02 Read more
Open letter to President Bush

The United Nations High Commission for Human Rights and the Islamic Republic

Ref: 74 / M / 223     Date: 22 April 2002 The United Nations High Commission for Human Rights and the Islamic Republic The UNHCHR toady announced that the mandate for its Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in the Islamic Republic would not be renewed. By disregarding the European Union's request for censuring the Islamic Republic for its repeated human rights violations, the twenty countries voting in favour of the Islamic Republic also disregarded the

Written by Jade in 22 April 02 Read more
The United Nations High Commission for Human Rights and the Islamic Republic

State of the Union Address

Ref.: 68 / M / 215 Date: January 30, 2002 To: The White House From: Association of Iranian Researchers Subject: State of the Union Address The remarks made by the President of the United States in the State of the Union Address contained many thought provoking items suggesting the future US policies towards global issues. As expected a major part of the speech addressed US's future policy in relation to the war against international terrorism.

Written by Jade in 30 January 02 Read more
State of the Union Address

Letter to the British Parliament

Date: Thursday, October 04, 2001 Ref.: 65 / M / 205   The Rt Hon Members of Parliament Following the bloody and tragic events of 11th September, the world has united in addressing issues concerning terrorism. The worldwide condolences and condemnations, the international coalition against global terrorism, urgent trips of various world leaders to the United States of America and the resolution of the UN Security Council are the public signs of this. However, since

Written by Jade in 4 October 01 Read more
Letter to the British Parliament

USA’s mistake: Second letter to Secretary Powell

Sunday, 30 September 2001 Ref.: 64 / M / 204 To: The Secretary of State Colin L. Powell Dear Secretary Powell The Association des Chercheurs Iraniens after its last letter referenced 59/M/199 dated September 16th would like to reiterate the following points: The United States of America has repeated its mistake of twenty two years ago over the US diplomats hostage crisis negotiations. At that time, President Carter believed that the Islamic President had the power

Written by Jade in 30 September 01 Read more
USA’s mistake: Second letter to Secretary Powell

Letter to Tony Blair PM: Jack Straw’s visit to Iran

Date: Friday, September 21, 2001 Ref.: 202 / M / 62 Subject: The Foreign Secretary's visit to Tehran   Dear Prime Minster Has long-term economic betterment blinded reason again? The sudden announcement of the Foreign Secretary, Jack Straw's visit to Tehran next week has made us question the real reason behind the trip. Although President Khatami's condemnation of the terrorist attacks of last week and the strengthening of the international coalition against State sponsored Terrorism

Written by Jade in 21 September 01 Read more
Letter to Tony Blair PM: Jack Straw’s visit to Iran