Iranian Forces Killed 23 Children During Widespread Protests

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The Iranian security forces killed at least 23 children on its mission to crackdown the current protests in the country.  “Iran’s security forces have killed nearly two dozen children in an attempt to crush the spirit of resistance among the country’s courageous youth, ” Heba Morayef, Amnesty International’s Regional Director for the Middle East said.  Morayef stated, “Member states engaging at the UN Human Rights Council should urgently hold a special session and adopt a resolution to establish an international independent investigative and accountability mechanism on Iran.”