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Years after defending their rights and civil standing in 1950’s Yazd, attorney Mehdi Amin Amin served fellow Baha’is through his election to the National Spiritual Assembly.

Reported executions

10 November 2014
704 This year (2014)
891 Last year (2013)
574 In 2012
684 In 2011
818 In 2010
440 In 2009

From the library

"Out of every contested verse there issued a fury armed with an interpretation and a dagger, who made men stupid and cruel."

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.
What you do matters.
Don’t let those whose lives were cut short be forgotten. If you know of a victim click here ❯