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UPDATE: 7:30 PM CEST
Iran: Coronavirus Update, Over 60,000 Deaths, June 22, 2020, 6:00 PM CEST
NUMBER OF VICTIMS (AS OF June 22, 2020, 6:00 PM CEST):
The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI) announced this afternoon, June 22, 2020, that Coronavirus has taken the lives of more than 60,000 in 334 cities across Iran. Over 16000 in Tehran, 3390 in Khorasan Razavi, 2060 in Lorestan, 1570 in West Azerbaijan, 1440 in Golestan, 735 in Kerman, 370 in Ilam. This is in addition to reports obtained from other provinces.
UPDATE: 7:00 PM CEST
MEK Resistance Units mark the day of martyrs & political prisoners & resistance agais
UPDATE: 6:30 PM CEST
“No one can confront Iran’s rebellious youth and an arisen nation” : MEK Resistance Units
The Iranian Resistance Units, a network of the activists of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) across Iran, have been organizing various activities that are louder calls for regime change. They celebrated the anniversary of June 20, 1981 when the MEK tested the democratic environment a final time by launching a demonstration to remind the Khomeini regime of its responsibilities to respect the fundamental freedoms of the Iranian people. In Tehran, more than 500,000 people attended the demonstration, which hadn’t been publicly declared in advance. In response, Khomeini ordered the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC), his personal army, to open fire on the unarmed and peaceful protesters.
In recent days, the Resistance Units bravely took to graffiti in public places with the slogans: “From June 20, 1981 until today, our resistance and persistence was to free our country and people,” “June 20, 1981, a historic turning point in the struggle for freedom,” “June 20, 1981 is the beginning of Iranian people’s nationwide resistance,” “We salute the martyrs fallen for freedom,” and “Down with the principle of the Supreme Leader’s rule.”
Tehran— “From June 20, 1981 until today our resistance and persistence was to free our country and people”
Tehran— “The uprising continues with the Resistance Units”
Tehran— “Your uprisings and demonstrations pave the way for the certain victory of the National Liberation Army”
Tehran— “On the anniversary of June 20, 1981, we are proud that we have said ‘down with fundamentalism’”
Kerman— “June 20, 1981, a historic turning point in the struggle for freedom”
Karaj— “The martyrs’ dream was to realize freedom, democracy and equality”
Isfahan— “No one can confront the rebellious youth and an arisen nation”
Mashhad— “From June 20, 1981 until today our resistance and persistence was to free our country and people”
Esfarayen— “We celebrate the anniversary of the creation of the National Liberation Army”
Nishapur— “June 20, 1981 is the beginning of Iranian people’s nationwide resistance”
Tehran— “Down with the principle of the Supreme Leader’s rule” / “Hail to the National Liberation Army”
Takestan— “June 20, 1981, a historic turning point in the struggle for freedom”
Zanjan— “Viva the National Liberation Army”
Qazvin— “To the mullahs’ regime; whatever you do against us, you are digging your own grave”
Bojnurd— “We celebrate June 20, 1981 the day of martyrs and political prisoners”
Qom— “We celebrate June 20, 1981 the day of martyrs and political prisoners”
Tehran— “We celebrate June 20, 1981 the day of martyrs and political prisoners”
UPDATE: 6:00 PM CEST
New Revelation on Iran Regime’s Attack on Aramco Oil Refinery
Days after the United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, in a report to the UN Security Council, confirmed that missiles used to attack Saudi Arabia last year were “of Iranian origin,” new information obtained by the Iranian Resistance sheds light on a new aspect of this attack.
The National Council of Resistance of Iran United States Representative Office (NCRI – U.S.), in its revelation last September about the Iranian regime’s attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil refinery, revealed that commanders of the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) navy from the city of Mahshahr, southwestern Iran, had gone to the Omidieh airbase (missile attack command operations command).
UPDATE: 5:00 PM CEST
Iran Regime Blames Mansouri’s Murder on MEK to Evade Punishment
It also links former Deputy Judiciary Chief, lead defendant in massive fraud case to MEK
After the murder of Gholamreza Mansouri in Bucharest on June 20, 2020, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) immediately attributed the murder to the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI / MEK), in remarks published in Entekhab website on June 21.
UPDATE: 4:00 PM CEST
Australian Senator Urges UN to Secure Release of Arrested Elite Iranian Students
Australian Liberal Senator Eric Abetz wrote a letter to Javaid Rehman, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Iran, urging him to take necessary action and increase pressure on the Iranian regime to release two elite students, Ali Younesi and Amir Hossain Moradi, along with other youth and political prisoners.
UPDATE: 3:00 PM CEST
IRGC Appoints Hossain Nejat as Commander of Sarrallah Base: Sign of Regime’s Utter Fear of Iran Protests
Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) commander Hossein Salami appointed Brigadier General Hossein Nejat as his deputy and acting commander of the IRGC’s Sarallah Base in Tehran, which is tasked with confronting possible uprisings. This move shows the regime’s utmost fear of the restive Iranian society and another possible uprising.
UPDATE: 11:00 AM CEST
Coronavirus Death Toll Increasing Throughout Iran Fatalities in 334 Cities Exceed 54,600
- Saeed Namaki, regime’s Health Minister: We must live with this virus for at least two years.
- Alireza Zali: The new wave of patients puts more pressure on the healthcare system, especially nurses.
- President of Semnan University of Medical Sciences: So far, 30% of the people in this region have contracted the Coronavirus.
- In the last 15 days, the number of people with Coronavirus in Central Province has increased by fivefold
The death toll from the Coronavirus is rising across Iran. The People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) announced on Sunday, June 21, 2020, that the Coronavirus death toll in 334 cities had exceeded 54,600. The death toll in Khuzestan is 4,490, Qom 3,765, Isfahan 3,095, Gilan 2,950, Lorestan 2,030, Golestan 2,016, Sistan and Baluchestan 1,995, Alborz 1,890, West Azerbaijan 1,545, Kurdistan 1,175.
UPDATE: 10:00 AM CEST
Maryam Rajavi June 20, 1981, drew a line between two destinies and two historic prospects
Maryam Rajavi’s speech on the 40th anniversary of the start of the Iranian people’s nationwide resistance, Day of Martyrs and Political Prisoners.
UPDATE: 9:30 AM CEST
NCRI’s June 20 Conference: 39 Years of Resistance for a Free Iran
The Iranian Resistance’s supporters and renowned western politicians from 2,000 locations across the globe joined a virtual conference held by the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) on June 20, marking the beginning of the 40th year of resistance against the mullahs’ regime.
Participants, on the Day of Martyrs and Political Prisoners, paid tribute to over 120,000 martyrs fallen for freedom, mostly members and supporters of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK), and political prisoners who have been persevering on the cause of democracy in the regime’s dungeons. The Participants emphasized their support for the Iranian Resistance and the Iranian people’s struggle for regime change in Iran, as well as the establishment of democracy and a republic based on universal suffrage.
UPDATE: 9:00 AM CEST
Former Senator Robert Torricelli
Iranians, supporters of the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI or MEK) and the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), along with numerous renowned politicians from both sides of the Atlantic joined a virtual conference on June 20, commemorating the beginning of the 40th year of Resistance against the religious fascism ruling Iran.
Iran news in brief, June 22, 2020
Iran: Coronavirus Death Toll in 334 Cities Exceeds 54,600
Women Political Prisoners Start Hunger Strike Over Basic Rights
Iran: Workers Protest Over 3 Months’ Unpaid Wages
Monday, June 22, 2020, marks the 220th 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- June 21, 2020