سهشنبه، شهریور ۰۵، ۱۳۹۲
بیست و پنج سال گذشت ، فراموش نمی کنیم / حامیان مادران پارک لاله / فرزنو
A Presentation on the 1988 Massacre & Human Rights In Iran
Sunday, September 1st, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Woodward Park Regional Public Library
944 E. Perrin Ave; Fresno, CA 93720
Speaker: Kaveh Shahrooz
Kaveh Shahrooz is the spokesperson for the Massacre88 Campaign, a grassroots initiative which successfully lobbied Canada’s parliament to recognize the 1988 (1367) massacre as constituting crimes against humanity under international law. On June 5th, 2013, Canada became the first country in the world to grant such recognition.
Mr. Shahrooz is a Toronto-based lawyer. He is a graduate of Harvard Law School, a member of the board of directors of the New Haven-based Iran Human Rights Documentation Centre, and a former Senior Policy Advisor to Canada’s Department of Foreign Affairs. He also served as prosecutor at the Iran Tribunal at the Hague.