Haft-Tapeh Sugarcane Factory Mill Workers Gather to Protest Firing of Their Colleagues
File photo: The Sugarcane factory workers in Haft Tappeh, protesting their unpaid wages and the Iranian regime's repressive measures
On Wednesday, September 26, 2019, for a third consecutive day, workers of Haft-Tapeh Sugarcane Factory Mill, despite Iranian regime officials’ warnings, staged a gathering outside of the plant protesting to their fellow workers firing. They demand the unconditional return to work of all their colleagues. They carried signs reading: “We strongly condemn “all violations of workers’ rights.”
On Sunday, September 22, 2019, Haft-Tapeh’s human resources’ manager had published a letter terminating several of the company’s workers.
In another event, on Tuesday, September 24, 2019, workers of Farabi Petrochemical Company in Mahshahr staged a gathering outside of the factory demanding their rights including establishing their salary’s pay scale.
The Iranian Resistance calls on all labor unions, professional syndicates and labor activists to condemn the suppressive policies of the mullahs’ regime and support the legitimate rights of the workers in Iran.
Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran
September 26, 2019