Iran - Tehran: Widespread and United Protests of Thousands of People, Plundered by State- Affiliated Financial Institutions

NCRI Staff

NCRI - Tehran: Sunday October 15, 2017. Thousands of people who are plundered by the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) - affiliated financial institutions, staged protest gatherings and marched through Tehran streets.

Iran - Ahvaz: Demonstration of Plundered Clients of Financial Institutions

On Wednesday October 11, plundered clients of the regime's financial institutions, staged demonstrations against Iranian regime, in the Southwestern city of Ahvaz, demonstration caused tens of kilometers of heavy traffic jam in the streets, demonstrators chanted:

Teachers Rallied on International Teacher's Day in Different Cities of Iran

NCRI Staff

NCRI - The retired teachers and educators rallied in front of the Management and Planning Organization of Iran on teacher's day, IlNA News reported On October 5, 2017. Thousands of teachers participated in the rally at the invitation of the Coordinating Council of Teacher's Union in Tabriz, Khoramabad, Shahrekord, Mashhad, Gilan, Yazd, and Khuzestan. The former political prisoners and retired workers also joined the demonstration in Tehran as well.

Iran: Oil Refinery Workers Warn About Iranian Revolutionary Guards Plundering and Pillage

NCRI Staff

NCRI - The Persian Gulf Oil Refinery workers warned against the non-payment of workers' salaries and threatened to demolish the sites at the refinery.

Part of this announcement states:

Iran Regime Arrests CEO to Placate Striking Workers

NCRI Staff

NCRI - The CEO of Iranian company Azarab has been detained for unknown reasons, while hundreds of workers from equipment manufacturers Azarab and Hepco in Arak, central Iran, are still on strike over unpaid wages.

Iran: Several Security Agents Who Refused to Suppress Workers Were Arrested

NCRI Staff

NCRI - The Iran regime has arrested some police officers as the protesting workers of Azarab Industry (A.I.C) of Arak (Center of Iran) reported. The police officers did not follow the order to beat the workers as they said, "We will not beat our countrymen with baton."

Condemnation of Iran Regime's Special Guard Attacks on Workers

NCRI Staff

NCRI - On Thursday, 21 September 2017, the Iranian Free Union of Workers in a statement condemned the savage attack and raid of the Iranian regime’s Special Security Forces on the gatherings of the workers of Azarab and Hepco factories.

Iran Regime's Security Agents Raid Workers Using Tear Gas in Central Province

NCRI Staff

NCRI - The Iranian regime's security forces attacked the workers of two companies in central Iran with “batons and tear gas” followed by beating and mayhem of the workers.

On Tuesday September 19, a number of workers of two factories, Azarab and Hepco, staged protest gathering at two different locations in the city of Arak. Workers of Azarab Company closed the main Arak-Tehran road and demanded the authorities pay attention to their protest when the Special Forces attacked them. According to the report, workers of Hepco Company also blocked Arak’s railway line.

Iran: People in Western Provinces Continue to Stage Protest Gatherings Against Killing of Porters

By NCRI Staff

NCRI - On Friday, September 8, 2017. A number of civil rights activists were arrested in the city of Kermanshah Western Iran, following a protest gathering against the killing of porters carrying goods across the border, this gathering was also to support the ongoing protests in other major cities in western Iran which have started earlier this week as follows:

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