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October 2016 Report of the Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran

Ahmed Shaheed
United Nations
October 19, 2016

The Special Rapporteur submits the present report, his sixth to the General Assembly, pursuant to Human Rights Council resolution 31/19. In his report the Special Rapporteur primarily presents information gathered from government sources and relayed by alleged victims of rights violations as well as civil society actors located inside and outside the country.