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One Million Voices for Iran

The One Million Voices for Iran campaign seeks to raise one million voices for human rights in Iran.  The world's attention was focused on the millions who peacefully protested in the wake of the fraudulent June 12, 2009 presidential elections and the subsequent crackdown on students, women, religious and ethnic minorities, and those with any political leanings contrary to the hard-line government. This brutal crackdown continues, and the situation in Iran deserves continued global attention.

Our petition is to demand global action against human rights violations in Iran.

This petition will call for European and other governments to target individual officials of the Islamic Republic of Iran by banning their travel to and freezing all assets held in their respective countries, specifically in protest of their documented human rights abuses. It also demands the release of all political prisoners, who have been arbitrarily detained by the Iranian Regime in breach of their basic rights. 

Additionally, as described by the Green Lawyers Movement, we call on official legislative bodies to immediately begin proceedings to charge the Iranian Regime with their documented human rights violations in an international court for their human rights abuses.

We echo the demands of those in Iran working tirelessly for civil and political rights.


This petition was delivered to:
  • Lithuania
    Audronius Azubalis
  • India
    S.M. Krishna
  • Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Canada
    Peter Van Loan
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ireland
    Michael Martin
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Italy
    Franco Frattini
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Croatia
    Gordan Jandrokovi
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Germany
    Guido Westerwelle
  • Human Security and Human Rights Bureau, Canada
    Main Office
  • Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (National HQ), Canada
    Brian Goodman
  • First Deputy Foreign Minister, Belarus
    Igor Petrishenko
  • Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (National HQ), Canada
    Susan Bibeau
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Albania
    Illir Meta
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Sven Alkalaj
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Canada
    Lawrence Cannon
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Latvia
    Aivis Ronis
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, France
    Bernard Koucher
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Denmark
    Lene Espersen
  • Iceland
    Ossur Skarpheoinsson
  • Foreign Affairs and International Development, Canada
    Paul Dewar
  • President, Brazil
    Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Cyprus
    Markos Kyprianou
  • Federal Minister for European and International Affairs, Austria
    Michael Spindelegger
  • Foreign Ministry Spokesman, Bulgaria
    Merry Cherneva
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Czech Republic
    Jan Kohout
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Luxembourg
    Jean Asselborn
  • Ministry of International Cooperation, Canada
    Beverley J. Oda
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Macedonia
    Antonio Milososki
  • Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Belgium
    Steven Vanackere
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Malta
    Tonio Borg
  • Foreign Affairs and International Development, Canada
    Carmen DePape
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Georgia
    Grigol Vashdze
  • Subcommittee on International Human Rights, Canada
    Julie Pelletier
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Greece
    George Papandreou
  • Hungary
    Peter Balazs
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Finland
    Alexander Stubb
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs, Germany
    Guido Westerwelle

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