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„Thousands take action around the world in solidarity with people of Iran“

Amnesty Internation gibt hier einen Überblick über die weltweiten Aktionen im Rahmen von united4iran.  Die Veranstaltungen in über 100 Städten wurden von zahlreichen Organisationen unterstützt, darunter auch die Internationale Bahá’í-Gemeinde:

In addition to Amnesty International, the event was sponsored by Shirin Ebadi, the 2003 Nobel Peace Laureate, and a number of non-governmental organizations, including Front Line, Human Rights Watch, the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran, the International Federation for Human Rights, the Iranian League for Defense of Human Rights, the Nobel Women’s Initiative, PeaceJam, Physicians for Human Rights and Reporters without Borders, as well as 42 Arab human rights organizations.

The event was also supported by many other groups, including the Baha’i International Community, whose members in Iran suffer severe harassment and persecution.