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US Seizes Domain Names Used by Iran’s IRGC US Department of Justice    |    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    |    October 7, 2020 United States Seizes Domain Names Used by Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Seizure Documents Describe Iranian Government’s Efforts to Use

REPORTERS WITHOUT BORDERS    |    September 24, 2020 Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls on the Iranian authorities to withdraw a draconian bill that would place social media under military control. Iran must respect its international obligations, RSF says. Entitled “Organization of

Iran: Secret execution of wrestler Navid Afkari a ‘travesty of justice’ Amnesty International    |    September 12, 2020 The secret execution this morning of wrestling champion Navid Afkari, without prior notice to him, his family or lawyer, after a grossly unfair trial,

Washington Post    |    By Matt Schudel     |    June 12, 2020  Marjan, a popular singer and actress in pre-revolutionary Iran who, after being imprisoned by the country’s Islamic authorities in the 1980s, lent her voice to the cause of political freedom

Press Release    |    May 4, 2020 Washington—Today, an overwhelming bipartisan majority of the House of Representatives called on the Trump Administration to extend the United Nations arms embargo on Iran, which is set to expire in October of this year. In a letter

Amnesty International    |    12 May 2020 Iranian university student Ali Younesi has been arbitrarily detained since 10 April 2020. His family believes he is being held in Tehran’s Evin prison, where he has been denied access to a lawyer and

Fox News    |    Christopher Carbone    |    March 26, 2020 The Iranian regime’s cover-up of the spread of coronavirus has resulted in an unprecedented catastrophe in the country, a group of 21 Nobel Laureates warned Monday in a scathing letter to the United

Radio Farda    |    March 24, 2020 Under apparent pressure from the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) and ultraconservative allies of the country’s Supreme Leader, Tehran has rejected the offer of medical help by a team sent by the renowned international

Asharq Al-Awsat    |    Obaid Al-Suheimy    |    February 14, 2020 Bahrain’s prosecution on Thursday submitted a case involving several people accused of money laundering for Iran and violating sanctions on Tehran through the Manama-based Future Bank. Attorney General Ali bin Fadhel

THE DAILY CALIFORNIAN    |    BY OLIVIA GONZÁLEZ BRITT     |     November 25, 2019 The Iranian American Community of Northern California, or IACNorCal, gathered on UC Berkeley’s campus Friday to advocate for the millions of Iranians currently experiencing an unexpected internet shutdown by