Iran’s largest cargo terminals Stagnation

Bandar Abbas is the largest harbour in Iran used for imports and exports. It is also known as the pulse of Iran’s economy. The harbour’s terminal is one of the largest truck terminals in the country and delivers cargos all around Iran. But these days, the terminal is almost deserted. For this, many drivers only get to deliver a single... Read More

Reza Khandan Husband of Jailed Iranian Human Rights Lawyer, Nasrin Sotudeh, Gets Six Years Imprisonment

Reza Khandan and Farhad Meysami were both sentenced to six years behind bars and banned from leaving the country or engaging in online activities for two years for peacefully protesting the country’s compulsory hijab law. The sentence was handed down by the Tehran revolutionary court, the state-run ISNA news agency reported. Mohammad... Read More

Iran Official: People Protests Spread to 160 Cities

A senior Iranian regime’s official said that people protested in 160 cities across the country during the anti-regime uprising of December 2017, something that contradicts the official Regime position that the protests were small, localized, and easily suppressed. These figures by Ali Rabie, a Deputy Intelligence Minister of the Iran,... Read More

Iran Prosecutor-General: “Unfortunate” That Iran Is Not Amputating More People’s Hands

Iran's Prosecutor-General has expressed regret on Wednesday that not enough people in his country are being punished for crimes with blinding or amputations because the country is trying to avoid international condemnation from human rights bodies or foreign governments. In comments carried by the Fars News Agency, Mohammad Jafar Montazeri... Read More

Labour Activist Who Had Complained Of Torture in Prison Was Re-arrested

Iranian labour protest leader, Esmail Bakhshi was arrested for the second time, state media reported on Monday, 21 January 2019. Mansour Mohammadi, the prosecutor general of Dezful, in Khuzestan province, told the judiciary’s news website Mizan Online: “Bakhshi was arrested last night in cooperation with security and law enforcement... Read More

British-Iranian Woman Nazanin Zaghari Pressured To Spy For Iran, Husband Reveals

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, the British woman imprisoned in Tehran on espionage charges, started a hunger strike in protest against being denied access to medical care as well as pressure from the Iranian Revolutionary Guard interrogators to spy on UK for the Iranian regime. On Monday, 14 January, 2019, the British-Iranian dual national... Read More