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UPDATE: 4:30 PM CEST
AP Image coverage of the Iran Policy Summit
The conference brought together bipartisan U.S. lawmakers from the House and the Senate and from Europe as well as Iranians around the world from 10,000 locations.
The President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran Maryam Rajavi listens to Senator Roy Blunt, chairman of the Senate Republican Policy Committee; Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX); Senator Joseph Lieberman, Vice-presidential candidate in the US election 2000; Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ), as they address the Trans-Atlantic Summit on Iran Policy, Time to Hold the Iranian Regime Accountable, held at Ashraf 3, on September 18, 2020.
Deterioration of Human Rights – Iran’s Reign of Terror at Home and Abroad
— NCRI-FAC (@iran_policy) September 23, 2020
Khamenei Compares COVID-19 Crisis To Iran-Iraq War Calling It a Blessing
During his speech on the anniversary of Iran-Iraq war, the Iranian regime’s supreme leader Ali Khamenei admitted once again to the regime’s criminal policy of using COVID-19 to control society, by comparing the situation with the time of war saying that it had been a blessing for the regime.
UPDATE: 9:00 AM CEST
Iran: Coronavirus Fatalities in 440 Cities Surpass 108,200
The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) announced on September 23, 2020, that the number of Coronavirus fatalities in 440 cities had exceeded 108,200. The number of victims in Khorasan Razavi is 7,982, Khuzestan 6,971, Isfahan 5,249, Mazandaran 5,207, Qom 4,840, Gilan 4,396, East Azerbaijan 3,383, Fars 2,976, Hamedan 2,802, Kurdistan 2,061, North Khorasan 1,909, Kerman 1,701, Hormozgan 1,475, Central Province 1,413, Semnan 1,411, Bushehr 1,335, Ardabil 1,305, and South Khorasan 722.
Relocation of Arab Political Prisoners Raises Concern About Secret Execution
Four Arab political prisoners have been transferred to an undisclosed location from Sheiban Prison in Ahwaz, in the southwest province of Khuzestan.
On Thursday, September 17, Ali Motiri, Ali Khasraji, 27, Hossein Silavi, 31, and Ali Mojadam, 39, were transferred from Sheyban prison to an unknown location.
Iran regime is world’s record holder of the executions of women
Executions are cruelly unjust.
We have published a list of the women executed during Rouhani’s tenure.
The Iranian Resistance calls for abolishment of death penalty in Iran.https://t.co/1evcie7tsE
— Women's Committee NCRI (@womenncri) September 23, 2020
Iran: Defiant Youths Target Centers of Repression and Plunder of the Mullahs To Protest Execution of Detained Protesters
Defiant youth targeted centers of repression and plunder, also centers for spreading terrorism and extremism to voice outrage at the execution of the Iranian wrestling champion Navid Afkari and Mostafa Salehi, detained during the December 2017-January 2018 uprising, and at the death sentences of other uprising prisoners and their torture.
Iran news in brief, September 24, 2020
Thursday, September 24, 2020, marks the 313th day since the beginning of the nationwide Iran protests.
The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) has identified 755 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: Latest News in Brief- September 23, 2020