Day: May 14, 2018

Quake victims await tents

Following the recent earthquake in Yasuj, southern Iran, villagers have rallied once again protesting authorities lack of management to provide their minimum necessities after their homes were destroyed.

Two Kurds executed this morning

According to reports from inside Iran, this morning two Kurdish men were executed in Urmie Central Prison. Khalil Aqhoushi had been held in prison since 2012 while Soheil, a 25-year-old man, was captive since 2014.

44MM remaining on Telegram

The Iranian Minister of Information and Communications Technology, Mohammad-Javad Azari Jahromi, has confessed that Telegram users are still up to 44 million. This means only 1 million have switched off after the government tried to pull out a new online messaging software… Read More ›

Esmail Abdi on hunger strike 21days

It is now 21 days, Iranian teacher unionist Esmail Abdi is on hunger strike in prison. The former secretary general of the country’s largest teachers’ rights organization, the Iranian Teachers’ Trade Association (ITTA) was taken back to prison due to peaceful activism in… Read More ›

Strikes in Arak and Semnan

The workers of the Heavy Equipment Production Company (HEPCO) in Arak, are striking on the railway to demand their unpaid wages after months. Also in Semnan, bakers have gathered to protest the current poverty spreading in Iran and to demand… Read More ›