Relative Of Hanged Ahwazis Calls for International Prosecution Of Judges

A relative of two executed Ahwazi Arabs is calling on the international community to issue a warrant for the arrest of two Iranian judge...



Amir Saedi
Amir is a longstanding Ahwazi Arab citizen journalist based in the UK. He has worked for the Centre of Arab and Iranian Studies (CAIS) and the Centre for Ahwazi Studies, providing coverage of political and social developments, conducting research and promoting social media campaigns. Fluent in Arabic, Farsi and English, he has worked and volunteered for a range of projects in the National Health Service, law firms, charities and refugee groups. His main line of work is in cancer pharmacology and he works in a leading London hospital.

Saleh Hamid
Saleh is a senior Ahwazi Arab journalist based in Sweden. He works as editor of Iranian affairs for Al-Arabiya TV, the world's most popular Arabic language broadcaster. He also contributes articles for the Centre for Ahwaz Studies website and is an activist for Ahwaz Human Rights Organization (AHRO) in which he represents Ahwazi Arabs in international lobbying, notably in the UN Human Rights Council and the European Parliament. Saleh manages the Arabic language section of Ahwaz News.

Shima Silavi

Shima Silavi is an Ahwazi Arab activists ,translator and citizen journalist based in Brussels . She is AHRO representative in Belgium and media consultant of Dr.Karim Abdian the executive director of Ahwaz Human Rights Organization She has studied in Damascus and Brussels universities in the field of linguistics and literary studies with concentration on post-colonial literature and has worked with international NGO's and civil society organizations such as UNPO (Unrepresented People and Nation Organization) . Her work and volunteering is concentrated on human rights and raising awareness about the environmental issues in south and south-west regions .Advocating peaceful and non-violent struggle for ethnic groups in Iran and ,lobbying in European institutes notably on environmental challenges