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Iran Protests: Protests Continue in Iranian Universities

Iran Protests: Protests Continue in Iranian Universities

Protests Continue in Iranian Universities Against the Regime

Written by Hamideh Taati on 15 January 2020.

THE CONTENT OF THIS PAGE WILL BE UPDATED WITH THE LATEST NEWS OF THE IRAN PROTESTS.

JANUARY 15, 2020:

UPDATE ON IRAN PROTESTS:

January 15 – Sanandaj, western Iran – Kurdistan University students chanting:

“Shame on you!” to a man walking on a U.S. flag.

“Basij must get lost!” in reference to the regime’s IRGC paramilitary Basij forces.

https://twitter.com/Mojahedineng/status/1217557151498899456

January 15 – Sanandaj, western Iran – Kurdistan University students chanting:

“IRGC, have some shame! Let go of the country!”

“Proud college students, support, support!”

https://twitter.com/Mojahedineng/status/1217552053762846720

The latest Iran Protests fit into a much larger pattern.

https://twitter.com/iran_policy/status/1217485874444800000

IRAN NEWS IN BRIEF, JANUARY 15, 2020

Iran: Student Protests for a Fourth Straight Day.

Iran Judiciary Official: 30 Protesters Arrested Amid Recent Protests.

Another Protester Detained During Iran Protests Tortured to Death.

Iran: 104 Women Executed During Rouhani’s Tenure.

MARYAM RAJAVI THE PRESIDENT-ELECT OF THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF RESISTANCE OF IRAN (NCRI) WROTE ON TWITTER:

The countdown for the clerical regime has begun.

https://twitter.com/Maryam_Rajavi/status/1217476023199182849

It is imperative and urgent to activate the trigger mechanism and reinstating six United Nations Security Council resolutions against the Iranian regime.

https://twitter.com/Maryam_Rajavi/status/1217387578233696256

NCRI STATEMENT:

Iran: Defiant Youth Target Fat’H Battalion of the Vali Asr Division, Torch Posters of Khomeini, Khamenei, and Soleimani

Yesterday, January 14, 2020, simultaneous with the four-day demonstrations by students and the people of Iran in 19 provinces across the country, defiant youth targeted the base for Fat’h battalion of the so-called Vali Asr Division in Behbahan. This base played a very active role in the suppression of the people of Behbahan during the November 2019 uprising. Simultaneously, posters of Khomeini, Khamenei, and Qassem Soleimani were torched in several locations in Tehran, Islamshahr, Zanjan, Shahr-e Kord, Marivan, Sabzevar, and Iranshahr.



https://twitter.com/iran_policy/status/1217428831683956736

UPDATE ON IRAN PROTESTS:

Statement by the President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), Maryam Rajavi on the fourth day of the student protests in Iran:

Maryam Rajavi: I urge the UN Secretary-General, UN Security Council and all international human rights organizations to take immediate steps to free the detainees.

https://twitter.com/Maryam_Rajavi/status/1217125876674060288

MARYAM RAJAVI PRAISED THE PROTESTING STUDENTS, AND CALLED ON ALL THE PEOPLE, ESPECIALLY THE YOUTH, TO SUPPORT THEM.

https://twitter.com/iran_policy/status/1217168077508546560

COMMEMORATING VICTIMS OF THE UKRAINIAN AIRLINER CRASH, AT ASHRAF 3

https://twitter.com/Maryam_Rajavi/status/1217105026629488640

NCRI STATEMENT:

Iran: Student Protests for a Fourth Straight Day

Iran Protests – No. 8

UNIVERSITIES IN TEHRAN WERE SCENES OF PROTESTS TODAY AT NOON.

Students at the University of Tehran department of medicine gathered in protest in front of the university mosque and chanted anti-regime slogans, including “Don’t call me a seditionist! You are the sedition, you tyrant!” “Be afraid, be afraid, we are all together,” “Command in chief, resign, resign,” “The IRGC commits crimes, leader supports it,” “Shame, shame on the state TV and radio,” “Death to oppressor, whether it be the Shah or the Leader,” “1,500 is the death count for November,” “Calls for justice from all this injustice,” “Death to the principle of velayat-e faqih,” “We did not sacrifice just to surrender and praise a murderous leader,” “We will die, we will die, and reclaim Iran,” and “political prisoners must be freed.”

https://twitter.com/iran_policy/status/1217167407225167874

IRANIAN SECURITY FORCES IN TEHRAN DISPATCHED TO CRACKDOWN ON STUDENT PROTESTS.

January 14, 2020—As protests continued in many different Tehran universities on Tuesday, the Iranian regime dispatched large contingents of security forces to crack down on demonstrations. Protests began on Saturday after Iranian officials admitted, following a three-day delay, that security forces had shot down a civilian passenger plane flying from Tehran to Kyiv, Ukraine.

NCRI WOMEN’S COMMITTEE‏:  

WOMEN OF IRAN IMPACT NEW WAVE OF PROTESTS JANUARY 2020.

Support Iranian women’s quest for freedom and equality.

US Senator Martha McSally supports Iran Protests:

Iranians are showing us what’s in their hearts: they are freedom-loving just like every God-created person, and they deserve freedom for themselves and their families. Our prayers are with them tonight.

https://twitter.com/SenMcSallyAZ/status/1216919606461378560

 

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020, marks the 62nd day since the beginning of the nationwide Iran protests.

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) has identified 704 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 more: Live – Iran Protests; Continue for Forth Consecutive Day