Iran: Demonstrations of Educators, Workers, Retirees and Looted People in Tehran and Across the Country

Iran Uprising - No. 85

On Wednesday February 21, 2018, Tehran and other cities witnessed protests held by educators, workers, retirees and looted people of government institutions including Caspian, Afzal Toos, Arman Vahdat and others.

Massive Arrests in Tehran; Call for Urgent Action to Release Detainees

Iran Uprising – No. 84

From Monday night, February 19th, until early morning of February 20, the repressive forces, in several brutal assaults, beat and injured a large number of Dervishes who had staged a protest gathering at Golestan 7 Avenue, and the surrounding streets in Tehran. A large number of people were arrested and transferred to unknown locations.

Khamenei's Belated Confession to Injustice and Inability to Reform, a Desperate Attempt to Escape Overthrow


Iran Uprising- No. 82

On Sunday, February 18, in fear of the nationwide uprising and public anger and hatred, Khamenei, the faltering regime’s Supreme Leader, made a belated confession to injustice in the mullahs’ regime, and said: "We are completely aware of the people’s criticisms, and their complaints. We have been told; others have been told too and these words are conveyed to us…. When we say they could criticize, it doesn’t mean that they only criticize the government or the judiciary or the parliament; no, somebody may also criticize me too.” He added, “We are retarded in justice, there is no doubt about it; we acknowledge, and we admit this… Regarding justice, we should try hard, we should work, and we should apologize to the Almighty God and the dear people. We have problems in justice.”

Gathering of Dervishes in Tehran Attacked by Iran Regime's Suppressive Forces

Iran Uprising- No. 83

This evening (February 19th), repressive forces attacked with tear gas, batons and gunfire a group of Gonabadi Dervishes who had gathered outside the police station in Pasdaran Ave. According to reports, a number of protesters were injured and some were arrested. They had gathered since this morning in protest at arresting one of the Dervishes and demanded his release.

Iran: Protests of Doctors, Workers, Students and Businessmen in Different Cities

Contract workers of Bandar Mahshahr Special Economic Zone gathered in front of the governorate.

Iran Uprising - No. 80

The protest of the various strata and people who are fed up and unable to provide the basic needs of their lives and their families continues in different cities. Some of the protests on Wednesday, February 14th were as follows:

Regime’s Former Vice President: the Fight Between Rouhani, the IRGC, the Intelligence and the Judiciary Is a Fake Fight

Iran Uprising – No. 81

New confessions about the number of detained protesters

The regime’s former first vice president acknowledged in an unprecedented manner yesterday (Wednesday, February 14) that as far as suppression and repression is considered, there is no difference between the regime’s various factions.

Hamid Baghai said: "The Presidential institution, the IRGC intelligence, the Ministry of Intelligence ... These are all the same... Swear to God, these are the same. Their quarrels are fake fights. The IRGC intelligence and Mr. Rouhani's government are on the same sheet. The ministry of intelligence is also the same. The judiciary is also the same. These are all acts to fool the people. "

Protests of Workers, the Poor, the Looted, and Students Continue Throughout Iran

MAHSHAHR, Iran, Feb. 13, 2018. Protest gathering of "Petrochemical contracting" workers

Iran Uprising – No. 79

On Tuesday, February 13, protests, strikes and demonstrations of workers, looted people, students and other people continued throughout Iran:

1. More than 2,000 university professors and educating residents and radiology specialists staged protest gathering in front of the Ministry of Health building in Tehran. They protested against the regime's directive about allowing ultrasound devices to be used by non-specialists. Their placards said: "Medical Equipment Mafia: How much is worth the lives of pregnant mothers?" and "Destruction of Radiology is Destruction of the Whole Medicine".


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