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Iran News in Brief – September 6, 2021

Zahra Maraikhi, the Secretary-General of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK)



Demo in Front of the Stockholm Court

Today, September 6, supporters of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran demonstrated in front of the court where Hamid Nouri is on trial and demanded that the perpetrators of the 1988 massacre be brought to justice.

تظاهرات ایرانیان آزاده و هواداران مجاهدین در استکهلم همزمان با دادگاه دژخیم حمید نوری

تظاهرات ایرانیان آزاده و هواداران سازمان مجاهدین در استکهلم سوئد در گرامیداشت قتل‌عام شدگان ۶۷

تجمع ایرانیان آزاده و هواداران مجاهدین و خانواده شهدا همزمان با دادگاه دژخیم حمیدنوری


MEK Marks beginning of year 57, re-elects Ms. Zahra Merrikhi as Secretary-General
Three Co-Secretaries General and six Deputy Secretaries-General introduced

In its biennial session, held simultaneously in Ashraf-3 (Albania), Paris, Berlin, Stockholm, London, The Hague, and Zurich, on the eve of the anniversary of its founding on September 5, 2021, the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) re-elected Ms. Zahra Merrikhi, as its Secretary-General for another two years.

Ms. Zohreh Akhyani, the head of the MEK’s Central Council, chaired the session, in which she provided a report on the September 3 session of the Central Council. The Council had approved Ms. Merrikhi’s re-election and the renewal of her term as the Secretary-General in its session and proposed the ratification of its decision to the MEK as a whole.

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Iran: The Staggering Number of Coronavirus Death Toll Exceeds 406,900

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) announced on Saturday, September 5, 2021, that the Coronavirus death toll in 547 cities had exceeded 406,900. The coronavirus death toll in various provinces include: 95,546 in Tehran, 31,185 in Khorasan, 26,810 in Isfahan, 25,031 in Khuzestan, 15,710 in Mazandaran, 14,564 in Fars, 14,543 in East Azerbaijan, 14,328 in West Azerbaijan, 14,070 in Gilan, 11,858 in Alborz, 11,260 in Qom, 10,547 in Kerman, 9570 in Golestan, 7838 in Hamedan, 7633 in Markazi, 7045 in Hormozgan, 6978 in Yazd, 6367 in Kurdistan, 5090 in Ardabil, 4469 in Qazvin, 4055 in Zanjan, and 3150 in Chaharmahal & Bakhtiari. This is in addition to reports obtained from other provinces.

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Resistance Units celebrate MEK founding anniversary, commemorate martyrs

Iran, September 5, 2021—September 6 marks the 56th anniversary of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK), an organization dedicated to liberating Iran from tyranny and dictatorship, an organization that has fought two dictatorships of the Shah and the mullahs, an organization that has not relented in its struggle despite having lost more than 120,000 of its members and sympathizers to the brutality of the regime.
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MEK Resistance Units in Iran: Ready to overthrow the regime marking 57th MEK foundation anniversary

MEK Resistance Units in Iran celebrate the 57th MEK foundation anniversary

MEK network in Iran honors martyrs of attacks against Camp Ashraf on September 1, 2013

Human capital flight from Iran

Iran, September 5, 2021—The Iranian regime’s destructive policies have made the brain drain phenomenon a daily routine. Doctors, nurses, engineers, and other elites are fleeing Iran and seeking a better life in other countries.

Iran’s brain drain dilemma is not a matter of today or yesterday. After taking the power, the mullahs’ regime has pursued policies that many sections of Iran’s society, including professionals, the educated, etc. were left with no choice but to emigrate to other countries.

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