Leaked security footage shows ruthless mistreatment and deplorable conditions in Iran’s notorious Evin Prison. In one clip, guards drag an emaciated man through the parking lot and up two flights of stairs. Later, guards take turns beating a prisoner.
Iran is one of the world’s most formidable persecutors of Christians. More about that here. Earlier this week, Article18 released a message from Evin Prison. In it, Christian prisoner of conscience Nasser Navard Gol-Tapeh says he bears no grudge against those who sentenced him to 10 years in prison, […]
In April, the European Parliament adopted a motion against Pakistan’s strict blasphemy laws. The laws are responsible for the imprisonment of many innocent Pakistani Christians, including Shagufta Kauser and Shafqat Emmanuel, a Pakistani Christian married couple who were held on death row for years. Read more about their […]