Iranian steel workers

Iranian authorities take repressive measures against protesting workers

Iranian authorities took repressive measures against steel and sugarcane workers after weeks of protests over delays in salaries. Iranian...
Ahvaz steel workers arrested

More Ahvaz steel workers arrested in a second midnight raid

new wave of arrests late Monday night into early Tuesday morning local time, arresting at least 10 more National Steel Group employees...
Iran: Nightly Arrest of National Iranian Steel Industrial Group Workers

Iran: Nightly Arrest of National Iranian Steel Industrial Group Workers

The Free Trade Union of Workers of Iran announced the arrest of dozens of workers from the National Iranian Steel Industrial Group...
Meysam Al Mehdi

Iran National Steel Industrial Group Activist arrested, several others summoned

Human rights sources have reported that steel factory worker, Meysam Al Mehdi was arrested today at his home and was taken to...
workers of Ilam Petrochemical Plant

Petrochemical workers in Iran Issued Prison, Lashing Sentences For Demanding Rights

The workers of the Ilam Petrochemical Plant were sentenced to prison and lashes on after being charged with “disrupting public order and...
Esmail Bakhshi

Activists say Sugarcane Mill representative Esmail Bakhshi Tortured

Labor activists in Iran say Esmaeel Bakhshi, the arrested Haft Tappeh Sugarcane Mill workers' representative, is reportedly under torture in custody and...
Iran Judiciary Chief threatens workers

Iran Judiciary Chief threatens workers protesting over unpaid wages

Iran's Judiciary Chief Sadeq Amoli-Larijani on Monday warned workers protesting over unpaid wages against creating "sedition" and threatened them with persecution.
Iran National Steel Group

Riot police attack protesting workers of Iran National Steel Group

Following days of protests by workers of Iran National Steel Group southwest Iran, the anti riot police attacked the demonstration.
Haft Tappeh sugar mill strike

Workers’ representatives arrested at Haft Tappeh sugar mill strike

Labor rights groups in Iran have reported that security forces attempted to violently repress protests at the Haft Tappeh sugarcane company in...
Iran teachers strike

12 Teachers Detained in Iran and 30 Others Summoned to Court...

At least 12 teachers have been detained wile 30 activists were summoned and interrogated during a nationwide teachers' strike on November 13 and...

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