Nationwide uprising – Statement 144
NCRI - According to the Social Headquarters of the PMOI, thousands of residents of Kermanshah, and students and university professors on Thursday commemorated the 40th day of the martyrdom of Kianoush Asa in Abbasieh Hall. At the end of the ceremony, the mourners went towards the Town Hall Square and from there towards the Martyrs’ section 58. The crowd held up photos of martyrs of the uprising, including Neda Agha-Soltan, Sohrab Arabi, and Kianoush Asa, and their numbers continuously increased. They chanted “God is great” in protest to the killing of the youths. Suppressive forces, which had full control over the route of the march, beat the people and arrested a number of protestors.