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Iran prisoners were beaten: Amnesty report

Last Updated: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 06:07

Inmates at Iran`s Evin Prison were blindfolded and handcuffed before being dragged and beaten by baton-wielding guards, Amnesty International said in a report released on Thursday.

Iran`s leader pardons 100 prisoners: Prosecutor

Last Updated: Sunday, August 28, 2011, 12:04

Many of the pardoned prisoners were jailed for protesting the 2009 Presidential Election.

Iran acknowledges prisoners were beaten to death

Last Updated: Saturday, December 19, 2009, 21:45

Iran`s hard-line judiciary acknowledged for the first time Saturday that at least three prisoners detained after June`s disputed presidential election were beaten to death by their jailers.