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February 28, 2012

ABC News Radio: Iran Determined to Quash Political Dissent

ABC News Radio: Iran Determined to Quash Political Dissent

By: Connie Agius (ABC News Radio)

 

As Iranians prepare to vote in Parliamentary elections this weekend, Amnesty International has released a report describing widespread violations of human rights and four times as many public executions in 2011 as in 2010. NIAC’s Reza Marashi and Amnesty International’s Drewery Dyke discuss how Iranian authorities have ramped up repression of political dissent.

 

 

 

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