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Iran News in Brief – September 26, 2020

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Eram Garden is a historic Persian garden in Shiraz, Iran. It belonged to the leaders of the Qashqai tribe before being confiscated by the central government. The garden, and the building within it, are located at the northern shore of the Khoshk River in Fars province. The coronavirus death toll in Fars province has reached 3,006.

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UPDATE: 4:00 PM CEST

AP Image coverage of the Iran Policy Summit

The conference brought together bipartisan U.S. lawmakers from the House and the Senate and from Europe as well as Iranians around the world from 10,000 locations.

The President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran Maryam Rajavi listens to Senator Roy Blunt, chairman of the Senate Republican Policy Committee; Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX); Senator Joseph Lieberman, Vice-presidential candidate in the US election 2000; Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ), as they address the Trans-Atlantic Summit on Iran Policy, Time to Hold the Iranian Regime Accountable, held at Ashraf 3, on September 18, 2020.

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A toddler with heart disease is separated from her Christian parents

Lydia and her Christian parents, Sam Khosravi and Maryam Fallahi

An Iranian regime court issued an inhuman ruling to separate a 2-year-old toddler from her Christian parents despite her “strong emotional bonds.” The little girl was subsequently separated from her parents and handed over to the Welfare Organization.

The 2-year-old toddler called Lydia was born Muslim but adopted by a Christian couple when she was only ten weeks old.

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UPDATE: 10:00 AM CEST

Iran: Coronavirus Fatalities in 444 Cities Exceeds 109,300

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The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) announced on September 25, 2020, that the Coronavirus death toll in 444 cities had surpassed 109,300. The number of victims in Khorasan Razavi is 8,102, Khuzestan 7,011, Isfahan 5,364, Lorestan 4,853, Gilan 4,441, East Azerbaijan 3,428, Alborz 3,062, Fars 3,006, Hamedan 2,852, Kermanshah 2,467, North Khorasan 1,939, Kerman 1,714, Hormozgan 1,490, Central Province 1,428, Bushehr 1,345, Ardabil 1,317, Zanjan 1,031, Ilam 909, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari 836, and Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad 787.

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Rouhani Is A Charlatan, Both in the Cabinet Session and the UN

On September 23, the Iranian regime’s President Hassan Rouhani used his annual address at the United Nations General Assembly to reiterate his ridiculous claims. However, he once again proved that he did not represent the Iranian people, and he defended his regime’s crimes against Iranian citizens. Rouhani’s remarks showed the necessity of expelling authoritarian regimes from the UN and giving their seat to their legitimate opposition.

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Locals at Zoorabad village in Ahvaz work as waste pickers to earn a living

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Why Iran’s regime is afraid of growing calls for the disbanding of the IRGC

Abolfazl Shekarchi, Senior Spokesman and Cultural deput of the Armed Forces Staff

In a recent address, Iranian Resistance leader Massoud Rajavi called for the dismantlement of the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC), the Iranian regime’s main implement of suppression and terrorism. Mr. Rajavi emphasized that the IRGC’s budget and assets must be allocated to people’s health and to counter the coronavirus outbreak in Iran, which has now resulted in 108,800 human casualties in 440 cities checkered across the country. If the regime’s aim is not domestic suppression and export of terrorism abroad, having a single military force, the artesh (army), is enough for the country, and the huge annual budget spent on the regime’s warmongering policies in the region could be used for deprived people of Iran.

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Ambassador Ken Blackwell: Un Must Investigate Iran’s Major Crimes

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Former United States Ambassador to the United Nations Human Rights Commission Ken Blackwell, writing in Townhall on Wednesday, condemned the international community’s silence over the 1988 massacre of 30,000 Iranian political prisoners. Ambassador Blackwell underscored that the world community’s silence has emboldened the mullahs’ regime to continue its human rights violations until now.

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Iran news in brief, September 26, 2020

Iran news in brief, September 26, 2020

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WHAT ARE THE IRAN PROTESTS OF 2019?

Saturday, September 26, 2020, marks the 315th day since the beginning of the nationwide Iran protests.

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) has identified 755 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

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