Death of 8 Iran Protesters in Behbahan, Sirjan, Karaj, Shiraz, Khorramshahr, Marivan
Iran protests spread over dozens of cities across Iran-November 16, 2019
Iran Uprising, No. 6
PMOI/MEK Message to Armed Forces patriotic personnel and warning to IRGC
IRGC murderers are opening fire on protesters on orders from the Iranian Regime’s Supreme Leader, Ali Khamenei, and targeting Iranian youth. IRGC forces have shot and killed eight young protesters in the cities of Sirjan, Behbahan (3), Karaj, Shiraz, Khorramshahr, and Marivan.
Kermanshah, western #Iran— People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) (@Mojahedineng) November 16, 2019
People are throwing rocks to protect themselves from the regime's security forces attacking their protest gathering. Locals are angry over a national gasoline price hike.#IranProtestspic.twitter.com/4BjIbvZlw5
In a message, the PMOI/MEK Spokesperson hailed the Iranian people and youths who have risen up today and honored the memory of those who have lost their lives in this proud uprising. The Spokesperson said the ground is shaking under the feet of the mullahs and IRGC thugs from Beirut to Baghdad, and now in Tehran and all over Iran.
"Dozens of protesters were arrested as authorities attacked the protest gathering. Any attempts to take pictures or video footage of the rally were met with arrests or confiscation of mobile phones."#Iranhttps://t.co/OFSpYqzgrM— People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) (@Mojahedineng) November 12, 2019
The Spokesperson called on patriotic officers and soldiers of the armed forces to leave the regime’s ranks and join the people’s front. The Spokesperson warned the police force and armed forces not to fire on the people, lay down their weapons and hand them over to the people. The Spokesperson reiterated that shooting and injuring people would bear severe punishment and consequences. The Spokesperson warned the IRGC to surrender to the people, turn in their arms, and take heed of the fate of the previous (Shah) regime’s torturers and henchmen.
Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran
November 16, 2019