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Just the facts: The State Department’s annual human rights reports

Want to know the human rights situation in a country? The human rights reports let you investigate its free speech, dissent, minority relations and more.
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Trump: Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps ‘brutalizes’ Iranian people

Iran's brutal security force oppresses Iranian citizens who are fighting for their rights and freedoms. The United States stands with the people of Iran who are protesting their government at home.
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America supports the people of Iran

See what American leaders are saying about recent protests in Iran.
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Outside Iranian prisons, families are desperate for news

After a brutal crackdown, family members waiting outside of prisons in Iran worry that their loved ones face torture and death at the hands of authorities.
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U.S. condemns deaths, arrests in Iran

The U.S. supports the people of Iran and denounces the recent imprisonment of Iranians who were speaking out against government corruption.
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The world is watching Iran [infographic]

Take a look at what leaders around the world are saying about the recent protests in Iran.
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Using social media, Iranians fight for a better future

The Iranian regime cuts off internet access to shut down communication among the protesters. The world protests this tech censorship.
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North Korean defector describes horrors of regime

Facing the worst of North Korea's atrocities, North Korean defector Ji Hyeon-A risked everything to flee the country and share her story.
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U.S. supports the people of Iran

The United States strongly condemns the arrest of peaceful protesters in Iran. Find out what U.S. officials are saying about the protests in Iran.