Iran: Attack & Arrest protesting AzarAb workers

Iranian security forces attacked and arrested dozens of peaceful protesting workers of Azarab factory in the city of Arak, on 20 AND 21 October. The workers were from AzarAb Industries, a large manufacturing and construction company located in the city of Arak, in the western province of Markazi, west of the capital city, Tehran. The... Read More

Rohani’s Jailed Brother on Leave

Left - Hossein Fereydoon Rouhani, brother ofRohani's brother Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, sentenced to 5 years behind bars, received a leave in less than a week. Right - Political prisoner Mohammad Nazari, in jail for 25 years without one day of leave. Not even for his relatives'... Read More

Iran: Ban on women’s entrance to sports stadiums

Iranian regime officials once again underlined the ban on women’s entrance to sports stadiums. According to khabaronline News Agency: “Regarding the ban on women’s entrance to sports stadiums, Amir Mehdi Alavi, the spokesman for Iran’s Football Federation, declared; “Currently it is not possible for women to be present in... Read More

Iran: Children, Innocent Victims of Water Crisis

Lack of infrastructure and mismanagement of the water supply network has created water crisis in Sistan and Baluchestan province. A Sistan and Baluchestan village water official said in July 2019 that close to half of the province lacked water supply networks. Abdolahad Rigi, the head of the Sistan and Baluchestan Rural Water... Read More

A Tehran university Students hold A protesting Rally

Dozens of students in Tehran’s Science and Industries University held a night gathering on Tuesday, October 15, following a number of food poisoning cases after eating food from the campus self-service section. At least 60 students were reportedly transferred to a hospital until early Wednesday morning hours, local time. The gathering... Read More

Women’s Rights Activist prison sentence upheld by The Appeals Court

Alieh Motalebzadeh’s sentence of three years imprisonment was upheld by the Branch 36 of Tehran’s appeals court, On 14 October, 2019. Alieh Motalebzadeh, women’s rights activist, was sentenced to three years in prison by a preliminary court in 2016. According to the Article 134 of Iran’s Islamic Penal Code, the charge with... Read More