Unified Pressure on Iran to Uphold Basic Human Rights

In a joint statement, the European Union and the United States have called on Iran to “live up to its international human rights obligations, to end its abuses against its own people, to hold accountable those who have committed the abuses and to release those who are exercising their rights.” Such pressure is most effective when there is a unified approach; together the U.S. and members of the EU are upholding the human rights of all people everywhere.

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