Why this petition matters
16 year old Milad Armoun (ethnicity Turk of Iran) was arrested in ekbatan Tehran, persecuted for participation in public gatherings, they tortured him in order to falsely admit that he killed a Basiji, while in the first TV interview, he repeatedly denied it. Has been sentenced to EXECUTION, charged with 'propaganda against the regime'
The murder of Mahsa Amini triggered a country-wide uprising in September 2022 in Iran. The protests were initially sporadical around the country, that was sparked by the mandatory hijab. But in a few days, dozens of cities in Iran became the scenes of clashes between protesters and security forces. The protesters' main demands were freedom of attire and the overthrow of the Islamic Republic. The focus of the protests on women led to international attention.