“The Progress Party condemns the Iranian regime's attacks on the protesters in Iran. The terror regime in Iran once again reveals its disgusting face by attacking peaceful demonstrators that are demanding their basic rights,” a statement by the party has declared.
NCRI - On Monday January 1, 2017. Mohammad Ali Asoudi, the senior consultant to Khamenei’s representative in the Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC), in an interview with the state run ‘Daneshjou’ press agency stated:
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On the fifth day of the nationwide uprising against the mullahs’ regime, people took to the streets en mass in Tehran and dozens of other cities across the country, chanting “Death to Khamenei”, “Khamenei, shame on you, Let go the country”. This is while the repressive forces are in full alert and are using their full force to prevent the formation of demonstrations and gatherings. In many cities, there are intense clashes between the people and the IRGC forces.
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In fear of overthrow and desperate of confronting the popular nationwide uprising, the clerical regime has started blind arrests and so far detained at least 1,000 in the first four days of the uprising.
Deputy governor of Tehran province, Ali Asghar Naserbakht, said on Sunday that some 200 people arrested on December 30, the third day of the uprising in the area between “Enqelab Square and Mosadeq Square” in Tehran.
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Fearing the escalating nationwide anti-regime protests, the head of the Iranian regime’s Judiciary, Sadegh Amoli Larijani, said: “I ask all prosecutors across the country to enter …. And their approach must be firm.”
He urged the regime’s repressive law enforcement institutions and judicial authorities to deal with the “rioters.” (News Network, State Television, January 1, 2018)
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On the fourth day of the nationwide uprising, at least two protesters in the city of Izeh (Khuzestan province) were martyred by direct shots of the Revolutionary Guards, and some were injured. The ambulance and shooting sounds come from all over the city.