By Amir Taghati
The widespread discontent of the Iranian people towards the ruling clerical regime is continuing and the regime is realising that its tactics to silence the people into submission and silence are not working. The people are very clear in their demands for regime change and they have been highly critical of key figures including President Hassan Rouhani and Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. During protests and demonstrations, people have been heard chanting “Down with the regime”, “Death to Rouhani” and “Death to the Supreme Leader”.
Iran Uprising-No. 213
As long as the mullahs are in power, high prices, recession and poverty will continue; the only solution is democracy and popular rule
Mrs Maryam Rajavi, President-elect of the Iranian Resistance, commended the brave bazaar merchants and shopkeepers in Tehran and dozens of other Iranian cities who are on strike against the mullahs' corrupt regime.
Iran Uprising-No. 212
In line with an earlier call, large parts of Tehran’s Grand Bazaar and bazaars in various cities of Iran have gone on strike since this morning and shopkeepers have refused to open their shops. The strike is taking place despite widespread measures taken by repressive forces from days in advance to prevent it.
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Mrs. Maryam Rajavi's call to support the strikers and take immediate action to release the arrested
On Sunday, October 6, the powerful strike of thousands of drivers of heavy trucks and truckers, despite the constant threats and deceptive promises and strike-breaking actions of the regime, as well as the arrest of a large number of them, entered its third week.