Nationwide uprising in Iran – Statement 27
NCRI - In the fifth day of the Iranian people’s nationwide uprising - with the suppressive State Security Force (SSF), special anti-riot force, paramilitary Bassij, and plainclothes agents unable to contain the protests by the residents of Tehran - the mullahs’ Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei late on Tuesday tasked the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) with upholding security in Tehran. Trucks carrying Revolutionary Guards on Wednesday moved to various parts of Tehran.
Nationwide uprising in Iran – Statement 26
NCRI - Medical staff at Hezar-Takhtekhabi Hospital in Tehran have gone on strike against the kidnapping of those injured in the nationwide uprising.
Agents of the suppressive forces have for the past several days besieged the hospital and kidnapped those injured and transferred them to prison without prior treatment.
Nationwide uprising in Iran – Statement 24
NCRI - Women and youths clashed with agents of the mullahs’ dictatorship in various parts of Tehran on the fifth day of the nationwide uprising.
Tens of thousands of residents of Tehran gathered in 7 Tir Square at 18:30 (local time) and chanted “death to the dictator”.
Nationwide uprising in Iran – Statement 23
NCRI - Following uprising of the people of Esfahan which is in its fifth day, Esfahan’s prosecutor-general Mohammad Reza Habibi in a statement said, “I warn those who try to disrupt internal security by inciting individuals to destroy, the Islamic penal code for such individuals waging war against God is execution.”
Nationwide uprising in Iran – Statement 21
NCRI - Esfahan today was the scene of demonstrations and clashes between suppressive forces and protestors. Demonstrations in Esfahan have been going on for the past five days. A number of people have been shot by the agents. Ambulance sirens could be heard from many parts in the city.
Nationwide uprising in Iran - Statement 19
NCRI - The Iranian regime today banned the news coverage of opponents' demonstration and protesters by foreign journalists.
Mrs. Maryam Rajavi described this act as a preface to increased suppression of people's uprising and said while the scenes of firing on demonstrators and killing them and assaulting the youths whose only demand is freedom has caused international outrage, the mullahs' regime tries to increase this brutal suppression away from the eyes of foreign journalists and cameras.
Nationwide uprising in Iran – Statement 18
NCRI - This evening, June 16, suppressive forces attacked demonstrators in front of the state radio and television station with batons and daggers while they were leaving the place, wounding and arresting a large number of them.
Since 6:00 pm, some 20,000 people of Tehran staged a protest in front of state radio and television station. This gathering that lasted several hours was silent and without any slogans.