Montazeri had been designated to succeed the Islamic Republic's founder, Ayatullah Ruhollah Khomeini, but he was disconnected from his position as successor when he criticised the leadership, few months before Khomeini died in 1989. In this interview he acknowledges the mass killing of the political prisoners in 1988.

Iran Tribunal on Iran Sessions:

London session

On the 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st and 22nd June 2012, the first international session of the Iran Tribunal, the Truth Commission was held in London. Learn