Massive Repressive Measures Taken by IRGC to Confront the Huge Popular Cyrus the Great Gatherings in Pasargadae
Pasargadae No. 1
In fear of mass demonstrations and mass gatherings in Pasargadae on the birthday of Cyrus the Great, the anti-human and anti-Iranian mullahs’ regime has conducted military maneuvers and massive repressive measures in various cities of Fars province, especially the cities and the surrounding areas of Pasargadae.
IRGC forces and the Police Force in Pasargadae and the surrounding towns have virtually imposed a curfew and have closed all roads leading to Pasargad, even the rural roads, and are preventing the movement of vehicles to Pasargadae and return them.
The repressive forces order cars that are going to Shiraz, Tehran or Isfahan to continue their journey from the old way.
The Revolutionary Guards give a statement to all the cars and people who are walking on foot to Pasargadae, which it: The illegal gathering in Pasargadae on a fake day of October 29th has been planned by the inimical and anti-regime entity outside the country and the perpetrators will be treated according to the law.
The governor of Fars province, in fear of the mass gathering in Pasargadae, issued a communiqué addressed to all provincial executives, and canceled all furloughs of the government staff in the province on Sunday.
In spite of all these repressive measures and actions, people in large groups try to reach Pasargadae by ride or on foot through various routes, and a heavy traffic is created in all of these areas.
Darvazeh Quran of Shiraz and the surrounding parks are full of people who want to go to Pasargadae. The police are trying to prevent people from gathering.
Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran
October 29, 2017