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Iran News in Brief – November 7, 2020

Shiraz is the fifth-most-populous city of Iran and the capital of Fars Province. Shiraz Medical School: “1,621 patients are hospitalized in Fars and 226 patients are in ICU. 41 died in 24 hours.”

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UPDATE: 3:00 PM CEST

Online conference on the anniversary of November uprising Iran

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Workers of the Haft Tappeh Sugarcane Complex continued their strike action

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Iran: Shocking Details About Coronavirus Outbreak

As the Iranian government tries to keep the people in the dark, officials can no longer cover-up several figures. However, they still refrain to tell the entire story, with concerns over triggering anti-establishment protests. Nonetheless, with over 400 Covid-19 deaths per day, according to the Health Ministry, Iran approximately possesses 30 percent of Asia’s total Covid-19 deaths per day.

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Security forces open fire on border porters, kill 3 in W Iran

Hamed Zahrabi on right, killed in Ilam, W Iran. Iran kolbars on left.
Hamed Zahrabi on right, killed in Ilam, W Iran. Iran kolbars on left.

Iranian security forces killed two border porters in Iran’s northwestern border and one man in a western city in the past days.

On November 5, security forces opened fire on a group of border porters or “kolbars” in Chaldoran, northwestern Iran, killing one kolbar. The other kolbars were arrested. Hengaw Organization identified the man who was killed as 38-year-old father of three, Hassan Dallayi Milan.

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UPDATE: 9:20 AM CEST

Iran: Defiant Youth Target Three Centers of Suppression and Plunder in Isfahan, Khorramabad, and Kazeroun

Defiant youth targeted centers of suppression and plunder in Iran
Defiant youth targeted centers of suppression and plunder in Iran

In the early hours of Wednesday and Thursday, November 4 and 5, 2020, on the threshold of the November 2019 uprising, defiant youth, targeted three centers of the IRGC Bassij, the criminal judiciary, and the so-called Martyrs Foundation, setting their signs and entrances on fire.

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Iran: Coronavirus Death Toll Surpasses 145,400 in 462 Cities

Iran, coronavirus death toll

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI / MEK) announced on Friday, November 6, 2020, that Coronavirus has taken the lives of more than 145,400 people in 462 cities across Iran. The death toll in various provinces includes 35,271 in Tehran, 10,913 in Khorasan Razavi, 8,523 in Khuzestan, 8,144 in Isfahan, 6,198 in Lorestan, 6,150 in Qom, 5,152 in East Azerbaijan, 4,402 in West Azerbaijan, 4,025 in Alborz, 3,848 in Fars, 3,188 in Kermanshah, 2,615 in Kurdistan, 2,391 in Yazd, 2,332 in Kerman, 2,327 in Markazi (Central), 2,257 in Semnan, 1,644 in Bushehr, 1,603 in Ardabil, 1,365 in Zanjan and 1,189 in Ilam. This is in addition to reports obtained from other provinces.

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Iran news in brief, November 7, 2020

Iran news in brief, November 7, 2020

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WHAT ARE THE IRAN PROTESTS OF 2019?

Saturday, November 7, 2020, marks the 351st day since the beginning of the nationwide Iran protests.

The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) has identified 828 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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