It's a first glimpse of the full scope of the government's crackdown that followed the demonstrations over the September death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini.
Olivier Vandecasteele was sentenced to a lengthy prison term and 74 lashes after being convicted in a closed-door trial that rights groups say deny due process.
The United Nations Economic and Social Council voted to immediately oust Iran from the U.N.’s premiere global body fighting for gender equality.
Protesters in Iran have been sentenced to death and lengthy prison sentences for demonstrating against the government and in support of women.
The Iranian Revolutionary Court declared Mohsen Shekari, 23, guilty of "waging war against God."
Demonstrations challenging the ruling Islamic clerics have entered their eighth week, with judicial authorities charging hundreds of detained protesters.
In the wake of Mahsa Amini’s death, director Ali Abbasi grapples with the responsibility of true crime storytelling and misogyny in Iran.
The deadly attack at the Shah Cheragh mosque in Shiraz comes on the same day that thousands of protesters marked 40 days since Mahsa Amini's death.
Nearly three weeks in, the demonstrations against Iran's religious regime have found their new, courageous leaders: schoolgirls and young women.
Protests against the country’s strict dress code and “morality police” continue in the wake of Mahsa Amini’s death.