20Dec 2013

  [checklist] Orginal Surce Download:  HTML PDF Index Number: MDE 13/058/2013 Date Published: 20 December 2013 Categories: Iran [/checklist]   IRQO joined Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch and IGLHRC in an open letter to President Hassan Rouhani of Iran to express their concerns about the government sanctioned systematic persecution of citizens perceived to be lesbian, gay, bisexual or […]

23Jun 2013

Transsexuals face tough times from their families, discrimination in medical circles, are branded homosexual. [checklist]By Aresu Eqbali – TEHRAN Javad says he never felt quite right in his body, and for the past two years he has risked having his “arms and legs broken” by a family that refuses to accept his efforts to sort […]

23Jun 2013

Woman wins court battle for father’s approval to marry schoolfriend who has undergone sex-change operation.Iran is set to allow what is believed to be its first transsexual marriage after the would-be bride asked a court to override her father’s opposition to the match.   [checklist]The woman, named only as Shaghayegh, told Tehran’s family court that she […]