NCRI WOMEN'S COMMITTEE

Works extensively with Iranian women outside the country and maintains a permanent contact with women inside Iran. The Women’s Committee is actively involved with many women's rights organizations and NGO's and the Iranian diaspora. The committee is a major source of much of the information received from inside Iran with regards to women. Attending UN Human Rights Commission meetings and other international or regional conferences on women’s issues, and engaging in a relentless battle against the Iranian regime's misogyny are part of the activities of members and associates of the committee.

Tehran's Prosecutor's Office has decided that the Christian prisoner Maryam Naghash Zargaran will stay incarcerated at Christmas and will not be conditionally released.

Ms. Zargaran returned to prison from medical leave on December 6, despite her heart condition. She has been imprisoned since July 19, 2013.

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