In an early celebration of International Women’s Day, a cross party group of MPs highlighted the systematic discrimination and marginalisation of women in Iran at a conference in the House of Commons on Tuesday, February 28, 2017.

The whereabouts of Iranian political prisoner Ali Moezzi is still uncertain since he was taken to an unknown location by agents from the Iranian regime’s Ministry of Intelligence and Security following a family visit in prison last week.

The British Parliamentary Committee for Iran Freedom (BPCIF) warns of a serious threat to the life of political prisoner Ali Moezzi following reports that the Iranian regime’s Ministry of Intelligence and Security has taken him to an unknown location outside the prison.

The British Parliamentary Committee for Iran Freedom (BPCIF) strongly condemns the unjust detention of prisoner of conscience Maryam Akbari Monfared in Evin Prison and warns about the danger to her health following Iranian authorities denying her access to necessary medical treatment outside the prison.