There once lived a person named:

Mr. Alavi Shushtari dove into projects of assistance and support in Khuzestan and his native city of Ahvaz.  There, at Jondi Shapur University, he joined students resisting Khomeini’s Cultural Revolution. 

Reported executions

132 June 2015
688 This year (2015)
954 Last year (2014)
891 In 2013
574 In 2012
684 In 2011
818 In 2010

From the library

I got up and said: “On what basis do you accuse me of such crimes? Where is my tank? Where is my weapon? Where is my battalion? What country supported me? You didn't even recover a toy gun from me.”

INTERRUPTED LIVES: Portraits of Student Repression in Iran

"Interrupted Lives" is a traveling exhibit that tells the story of Iranian students who have been punished for expressing their beliefs. Thousands have been victims of politically motivated arrests or executions during the past three decades.

Working towards peaceful transition in Iran
by documenting human rights abuses and promoting democratic values

Omid Memorial

Home to thousands of executed victims of all ages and all walks of life.
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