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Iran News in Brief – November 24, 2020

A road in Siahkal mountains. Siahkal is a city in Gilan Province, Iran. The coronavirus death toll in Gilan Province has reached 5,666
A road in Siahkal mountains. Siahkal is a city in Gilan Province, Iran. The coronavirus death toll in Gilan Province has reached 5,666

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UPDATE: 9:30 PM CET

Elham Samimi is a student of anthropology at Tehran University was arrested today

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Iranian-Swedish medical doctor Ahmad Reza Jalali has been sentenced to death

UPDATE: 12:30 PM CET

A Report by Belgian TV about Iran’s regime plan to bomb the opposition gathering in Paris

Iranian diplomat terrorist Assadolah Assadi
Iranian diplomat terrorist Assadolah Assadi

Assdollah Assadi the Iranian diplomat-terrorist was arrested when he delivered a bomb to target the Iranian opposition gathering in Paris. His trial is on Friday with three other terrorists.

See the report in Dutch

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#IWasATarget: Iranian Netizens Call on the World to Halt the Regime’s Terrorism

On November 22, the Iranian diaspora took part in a twitterstorm, expressing their dismay over the international community’s lack of action against Iran’s terror plot. They also shared their personal experience about the Iranian regime’s foiled bomb attack against the Free Iran gathering in June 2018.

There are less than four days left until the historic court case of the trial of Assadollah Assadi, a senior Iranian diplomat. According to undeniable evidence and documents, Assadi was the orchestrator of the bomb attack that targeted a huge Iranian opposition gathering in Paris.

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UPDATE: 9:00 AM CET

Iran: Coronavirus Death Toll in 465 Cities Exceeds 165,200

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) announced on Monday, November 23, 2020, that the Coronavirus death toll in 465 cities had exceeded 165,200. The number of victims in Tehran is 40,741, Khorasan Razavi 11,885, Isfahan 9,365, Khuzestan 9,010, Lorestan 6,865, East Azerbaijan 6,404, West Azerbaijan 5,855, Gilan 5,666, Fars 4,557, Alborz 4,440, Sistan and Baluchestan 4,181, Hamedan 4,150, Golestan 4,121, Kermanshah 3,583, Central Province 3,198, Kerman 2,984, Yazd 2,887, Khorasan North 2,633, Semnan 2,454, Hormozgan 1,830, South Khorasan 1,481, and Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad 1,169.

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Statistical Center of Iran says Iranians are spending 46% more on goods

New official figures show that Iranian families are spending 46% more on the same products and services compared to last year. According to the state-run Borna News Agency, a report published by the Statistical Center of Iran on November 21 shows the country’s year on year inflation has reached 4.46%. This means urban families spent 45% more while rural families spent 50% more on products and services compared to last year.

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USCIRF Commissioner condemns yesterday’s mass raid on Baha’i homes across Iran

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Ebrahim Raisi: If a resolution is to be issued, it must be issued against Canada

Ebrahim Raisi, Iranian regime’s Judiciary Chief spoke yesterday November 23 on state TV about UN’s 67th resolution on human rights abuses in Iran: “Canada is one of the violators of human rights, even against its own nation. In fact, today it has become a shelter for economic criminals. Well, this is against human rights. If a resolution is to be issued, it must be issued against Canada.”

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CNSNews: Iranian Regime in the Crosshairs as ‘Diplomat’ and Three Others Go on Trial Over Paris Bomb Plot

A potentially explosive trial is due to open in Belgium later this week, despite evident attempts by the Iranian regime to prevent revelations of the extent of its terror activities on European soil.

Due to appear in court in Antwerp is Assadollah Assadi, once a diplomat accredited to the Iranian Embassy in Vienna, and three individuals of Iranian extract accused of conspiring with him to bomb a large gathering near Paris of an exiled Iranian dissident movement, attended by a number of international dignataries.

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WHAT ARE THE IRAN PROTESTS OF 2019?

Tuesday, November 24, 2020, marks the 368th day since the beginning of the nationwide Iran protests.

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) has identified 828 of the more than 1500 protesters killed by the regime so far.

Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, the President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) has called on the United Nations to urgently send an international fact-finding mission to Iranian prisons to meet with the detainees.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE UPRISING:

Number of uprising cities: 191

Number of martyrs: At least 1500

Number of injured: More than 4,000

Number of detainees: More than 12,000

Read moreIran News in Brief – November 23, 2020