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Human rights and faith groups are urgently calling for more action on behalf of Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani, who faces execution in Iran.
The sentence handed down to activist Narges Mohammadi is another blatant attempt by the Iranian government to crush human rights organisations.
New video footage of a public hanging in Iran highlights the brutalisation of the condemned and those who watch executions, says Amnesty International.
Former Prime Minister Tony Blair has implied that the UK should be ready for military action against Iran. He made the comments at the Chilcot Inquiry into the Iraq war.
Christian Solidarity Worldwide is concerned by reports that two Iranian pastors have been charged with apostasy, with one currently facing a death sentence.
Human rights groups are calling on Iran to immediately halt the imminent execution of Shahla Jahed, the temporary wife of a prominent Iranian footballer.
The Vatican's Pontifical Council for Inter-religious Dialogue and the Islamic Culture and Relations Organisation of Tehran are meeting from 9 to 11 November.
The Iranian authorities are continuing to rebuff an international campaign for clemency towards a woman threatened with execution.
Senior religious figures in the UK have called for the release of seven Baha’i leaders currently serving harsh prison sentences in Iran.
Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani's sentence of death by stoning has been suspended, but Amnesty International insist that it must be scrapped altogether.