Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Tag: Ahvaz steelworkers

Ahvaz steelworkers held large gatherings in Ahvaz for more than one month in protest to their unpaid wages, the questionable conditions of the Iran National Steel Group factory and the privatization of the company.

More than 40 Ahvaz steelworkers were detained after their protests.

During their protests, the Ahvaz steelworkers chanted slogans against regime officials and accused the regime and the Iran National Bank of corruption.

The protests of the Ahvaz steelworkers protests drew national support from all over Iran and various sectors of the society including students, teachers, workers and pensioners.