Iran Uprising – No. 111
Sunday Morning, March 11, farmers in Varzaneh of Isfahan province who have been protesting to get their water share and against their dire living conditions over the past three weeks, gathered on the Khaju Bridge in Isfahan. They chanted: "Today is the day of mourning, the farmers’ lives are at risk; the farmer dies, never surrenders to humiliation; Oh Hojjat Ibn al-Hassan (Oh the savior), uproot the root of oppression; Rouhani is a great liar; if you do not give the (farmers’) water share, we will give our lives for it.”
the massive protests of eastern Isfahan farmers
Iran Uprising - No. 114
On Sunday, March 11, in addition to the massive protests of eastern Isfahan farmers, protests by students, families of political prisoners, working and retired Ahvaz steel workers, and other strikes, protests and demonstrations continued across the country:
Iran Uprising – No. 113
Relatives of detainees of Women’s Day demonstration, and Ahvaz steel workers joined the protesters
On Sunday, March 11, protests and strikes became more widespread. In addition to farmers in Isfahan, the families of the detainees, workers, students and various walks of people staged demonstrations and protest.
Iran Uprising - No. 112
Deputy Interior Minister: Protests transcended all political currents in the country; spread very quickly, and violence was more than ever. Majority of those arrested lacked security record and 85% were under the age of 35.
Iran Uprising – No. 110
A large number of people of Isfahan, central Iran, staged a demonstration in the city center on Saturday morning, March 10, 2018, in protest to the regime’s crackdown on the deprived farmers of east Isfahan, and in solidarity with them.
Iran Uprising - No. 109
On March 8 and 9, in addition to the courageous uprising of the marginalized farmers in the eastern cities of Isfahan, including the cities of Varzaneh and Ezhiyeh, and the women's protests marking the International Women's Day, the strikes and protests of the workers and other strata of the society continued.
Iran Uprising – No. 108
On Friday, thousands of farmers in the cities of eastern Isfahan marched and staged a massive demonstrations to get their water rights. There were a number of farmers who had put on shrouds that were written on them: "We stand to the last drop of our blood." They chanted: “Rouhani, the liar, Zayandeh Rud is our rights"; "Even if we die, we will take our rights"; "Irresponsible authorities, shame on you; shame on you.”