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Mohammad Zolfaghari

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Mohammad Zolfaghari is a Baha’i News reporter and human rights defender who worked exclusively on Human Rights Violations especially religious minorities in Iran and as a documentary maker with Amnesty International. He lives in Norway.

Six Baha’is Arrested in Shiraz

A number of Baha'is were arrested on Friday, August 17, for their religious beliefs in Shiraz, southern Iran. They include Pezhman Shahriari, Dorna Esmaeili,...

Iran: Four Child Offenders Executed in 2018

Despite huge public and international opposition, Iran continued juvenile executions and sentencing juveniles to death in 2018. Iran under the mullahs is notorious for...

Child Marriage on the Rise in Iran

The practice is on the wane among Iran's wealthier families, but among poorer communities in rural areas, girls under 15 are being forced...

Iran Forces Afghan Teenagers To Fight In Syria

Migrant Afghans are one of the most oppressed and most deprived groups in Iran. The unemployment rate, poverty, and illiteracy are high among Afghans...