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Americans for Democracy & Human Rights in Bahrain (ADHRB) and the Bahrain Institute for Rights and Democracy. (2019). Breaking the Silence: Bahraini Women Political Prisoners Expose Systemic Abuses. (Link)

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Iran Human Rights Documentation Center (2009). Deadly Fatwa: Iran’s 1988 Prison Massacre. August 2009. (Link)

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*This report is just representative of hundreds of similar eyewitness reports that can be found on the Iran Human Rights Documentation Centre

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