US Congress Resolution in Support of Nationwide Iranian People’s Uprising
Written by Staff Writer on 29 January 2020.
THE CONTENT OF THIS PAGE WILL BE UPDATED WITH THE LATEST NEWS OF THE IRAN PROTESTS.
January 29, 2020:
U.S. House representatives unanimously adopted Resolution 752 “supporting the rights of the people of Iran,” and “condemning the Iranian regime for its crackdown on legitimate protests.”
Rally by Members of Iranian diaspora and the MEK supporters in Netherlands, Amsterdam
Hundreds of members of the Iranian diaspora, supporters of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) and the National Council of Resistance of Iran in the Netherlands held a rally in solidarity with the nationwide Iran protests on Sunday. The rally by the members of the Iranian diaspora and the MEK and NCRI supporters was held in the center of Amsterdam, Netherlands. This event wall also attended by some renowned personalities including Mrs. Corinna Mitterrand, the daughter-in-law of the late French president François Mitterrand and wife of Mr. Gilbert Mitterrand, the president of the France Libertés Foundation.
In the early hours of this morning, Wednesday, January 29, 2020, defiant youth targeted the clerical regime’s apparatus for suppression and plunder the so-called Setad Ejrayi-e Farman Hazrat-e Emam, or the “Headquarters for the Execution of Imam Khomeini’s Order” (HEIKO), located on Mohammad Ali Jennah Expressway in Tehran.
Rebellious youth attack a branch of the “Execution of Imam Khomeini’s Order” an economic foundation under the direct control of Iranian regime supreme leader Ali Khamenei.
Rebellious youth attack a branch of the “Execution of Imam Khomeini’s Order” an economic foundation under the direct control of Iranian regime supreme leader Ali Khamenei
Iran news in brief, January 29, 2020
U.S. House Passes a Resolution in Support of Iran Protests, Condemns Oppressive Regime.
Iran: Wounded Protesters Die Due to the Absence of Medical Care.
Iran Executes an Elderly Man and Another Person.
UPDATE ON IRAN PROTESTS:
Wounded Iranian protester, Amir Ojani, passed away from an infection on January 10.
Amir was shot in the leg during Tehran’s Iran Protests on Nov. 19. Many protesters were arrested in hospitals.
House Passes a Resolution in Support of Iranian People’s Nationwide Uprising for a Free Iran, Condemns Oppressive Regime
Washington, DC – January 28, 2020 — Ms. Soona Samsami, the U.S. Representative of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI-US), welcomed the unanimous passing of H.Res.752 entitled “Supporting the rights of the people of Iran to free expression, condemning the Iranian regime for its crackdown on legitimate protests, and for other purposes” in the U.S. House of Representatives.
“This timely bipartisan resolution sends an unequivocal and powerful message to the people of Iran that U.S. Congress fully supports them in their nationwide uprising for a free Iran and that it strongly condemns the massacre perpetrated by the Iranian regime in November,” Ms. Samsami said.
Ms. Samsami added: “The NCRI’s President-elect, Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, has repeatedly underscored that the slaughter of protesters in November was a manifest case of a crime against humanity and, therefore, the United Nations Security Council must take urgent action to halt the killings and suppression and secure the release of those arrested.”
Wednesday, January 29, 2020, marks the 76th day since the beginning of the nationwide Iran protests.
The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) has identified 724 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