Free Porn
xbporn
HomeWorldUN: In Iran, the...

UN: In Iran, the number of executions a year has increased by a third

UN: In Iran, the number of executions a year has increased by a third

Photo: Wikimedia

Gutteres is concerned that most of those arrested may be children, as the average age of those arrested is estimated to be 15 years old.

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres noted that Iran was increasing the number of executions “at an alarming rate.” At least 419 people were killed in the first seven months of the year, a 30% increase from the same period in 2022. Gutteres said this in a new report on the human rights situation in Iran, AP reports.

Arrests and executions in Iran are known to have increased amid protests following the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini, who died in custody in September 2022 after being detained by “morality police” in Tehran for allegedly’ y “inappropriate” wearing of the hijab.

Seven men were killed in connection with or for participating in protests sparked by Amini’s death, the report said. In all these cases, the information received by the UN human rights office “consistently indicates that the proceedings did not meet the requirements of due process and a fair trial in accordance with international law.”

According to Gutteres, between September 17, 2022 and February 8, 2023, approximately 20 thousand people were arrested for participating in protests.

“It is particularly concerning that the majority of those arrested may be children, since the average age of those arrested, according to the deputy commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, is estimated at 15 years,” said the UN Secretary-General . .

Guterres noted that some of those previously pardoned face new charges or have been rearrested, including women activists, journalists and members of minority groups. He cited reports of disproportionate and excessive use of force against protesters, beatings and sexual assaults after they were detained, and psychological abuse.

The UN Secretary-General added that 239 people, making up the majority of those executed in the first seven months of 2023, were sentenced to death for drug-related offences.

We remind you that according to the UN, more than ten people are killed every week in Iran.

As reported, the Czech Ministry of Defense criticized Iran as the main topic of the UN forum.

New Correspondent.net on Telegram and WhatsApp. Subscribe to our channels Athletistic and WhatsApp

Source: korrespondent

- A word from our sponsors -

Most Popular

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

More from Author

- A word from our sponsors -

Read Now

Kep1er performs last show with nine members in Japan

With the departure of Mashiro and Yeseo, Kep1er will continue from today as a group of only seven members.This Monday, the 15th, Kep1er's last show with nine members took place in Japan. As had already been announced by WAKEONE Entertainment at the end of May, the company...

Former intelligence officer Chervinsky to be released on bail of UAH 9 million

Former acting commander of one of the units of the Special Operations Forces Roman Chervinsky will be released on bail of more than nine million hryvnia. .in_text_content_22 { width: 300px; height: 600px; } @media(min-width: 600px) { .in_text_content_22 { width: 580px; height: 400px; } } . He will be held...

Source Music sues Min Hee Jin for defamation and damage to LE SSERAFIM’s image

According to the South Korean press, Source Music is asking for 500 million won in compensation from Min Hee Jin, CEO of ADOR.In the early hours of Monday the 15th, it was reported by the South Korean media that the company Source Music would be suing Min...

Ukraine has expelled the last patrol ship from occupied Crimea.

The last patrol ship of the Russian Black Sea Fleet, which was located off the coast of Crimea, left Sevastopol Bay on the morning of July 15. .in_text_content_22 { width: 300px; height: 600px; } @media(min-width: 600px) { .in_text_content_22 { width: 580px; height: 400px; } } . This was stated...

Netflix reveals behind-the-scenes and new actors for the final season

As of yet, Netflix has yet to reveal a premiere date for the fifth and final season of 'Stranger Things'.On Monday, the 15th, Netflix announced that filming for the fifth and final season of “Stranger Things” had finally reached the halfway point, leaving fans of the franchise...

What was Walt Disney’s first visit to Latin America like?

Find out when and why Walt Disney, one of the world's most influential filmmakers and co-founder of The Walt Disney Company, visited Latin AmericaDid you know that Walt Elias Disneyone of the world’s most influential animation filmmakers, has had some significant experiences in Latin America? The co-founder...

KARA’s Gyuri Undergoes Surgery After Suffering Facial Injury

Due to the injury, Gyuri had to cancel all of her July commitments, including KARA's upcoming comeback, scheduled for the 24th.Last weekend, the company Big Boss Entertainment, responsible for managing the career of Park Gyurileader of the girl group KARA, issued a statement announcing that the artist...