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Iran’s Security Forces Attack Employees of HEPCO Protest

A peaceful gathering of HEPCO workers was violently repressed Monday, September 16, after the state security forces attacked the protesters. Reports indicate...
Iran-Boldaji

Iran Sentences 86 People to Lashes for Protesting Water Transfer Project

The Iranian regime sentenced 86 people to a total of 2,580 lashes and 344 months of prison for protesting water diversion to...
Haft Tappeh Sugarcane Factory workers

Iran Sentences 10 Sugarcane Workers to Lashes For Protests

Nine workers of the Haft Tappeh Sugarcane Factory in the southwestern city of Shush were sentenced to eight months of prison and...
Mohammad Taghi Falahi

Iran sentences teacher activist to lashes and prison

Iran’s Judiciary sentenced a teacher to eight months in prison and 10 lashes for participating in a demonstration by teachers and education...
Haft Tapeh Sugarcane Factory workers

Haft Tapeh Sugarcane Mill Workers Sentenced to Lashes For Continuing Protests

Seven workers of the Haft Tapeh Sugarcane Mill in the oil-rich province of Khuzestan, southwest Iran, were each sentenced to eight months...
Air Force Guards Attack Protesters

Two killed, Four Wounded as Regime Air Force Guards Attack Protesters

At least two people were killed, and four others wounded after an army air force in the northern Mazendran province opened fire...
Mousa Shahbakhsh

Iranian Police arrest 30 in protest against the killing of a...

Reports from Iran's southeastern Sistan and Baluchistan Province say some 30 people have been arrested in a rally to protest local authorities...
Tehran University Students Protesting Compulsory Hijab

Basij Plainclothes Attack Tehran University Students Protesting Compulsory Hijab

Plainclothes of Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) Basij members on Monday May 13, attacked Tehran University students protesting new hijab (veiling) regulations imposed on...
unpaid sugarcane mill workers

Unpaid Haft Tappeh Sugarcane Mill workers summoned & arrested after protest...

Following a protest rally held by local sugarcane workers in Shush, southwest Iran, the labor union at the Haft Tappeh Sugarcane Mill...
Iranian teachers arrested

Several Iranian Teachers Arrested During Nationwide Protest

The Iranian Teachers Unions Coordination Council reported that several teachers were arrested during the protests across the country on Thursday, May 2.

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