According to Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, president-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), the Iranian Resistance has launched the “We can and we must” campaign in response to the Iranian regime’s efforts to portray there was no effective opposition to the mullahs’ oppressive rule.
One must carry 40 kilos on their back and travel along difficult mountain paths as part of the job. Workers will receive up to 400,000 tomans if they arrive safely at their destination. A porter’s salary is paid on a daily basis. The money is given to them on the day they work.
Iran’s landscape has been devastated by severe flooding and landslides for the past two weeks. Combined with other significant flaws and poor management, this circumstance created the conditions for widespread casualties and significant losses across 27 provinces.
The talks began in April 2021 and were only resumed for two days at the end of June, after a nearly four-month pause caused by Tehran’s refusal to back down from irrelevant demands or engage in direct talks with the US.
Today, perpetrators of crimes against humanity sit at the highest levels of government in Iran. Ebrahim Raisi, the regime’s Deputy Prosecutor General at the time and a key member of the Death Commission that ordered the slaughter of 30,000 political prisoners in 1988 is now the regime’s president.
The officials of the regime claim that since the protests of 2019, the regime has lost public trust, and the ongoing demonstrations are evidence of this. According to regime experts, the regime is likely to face much larger and more dangerous protests in the near future as a result of rising inflation, public poverty, and the failure to reach an agreement in the JCPOA negotiations.
The state-run news agency ISNA stated in their most recent article, quoting the regime’s Atomic Energy Organization chief Mohammad Eslami, “This is an entirely domestic project that will close the chain of research, evaluation, testing, and production of nuclear energy in Iran.”
The seventh wave of the coronavirus is spreading, and 30 provinces have reported a marked increase in hospital admissions in the 127th week of the pandemic, according to the ISNA news agency. Additionally, Covid’s 19-related deaths have increased in 23 provinces. The number of red cities has grown from 57 to 120, orange cities from 86 to 112, yellow cities have decreased from 199 to 166, and blue cities have declined from 106 to 50 in number. Additionally, the death toll rose from 40 to 50 percent, and there are still concerns that it could reach triple digits.
The Iranian regime had previously attempted to portray the People’s Mojahedin of Iran (PMOI/MEK) as completely non-existent, consistently claiming in its official propaganda that it had destroyed 90% of the group and that what was left was wilting in exile. This story served the purpose of portraying the regime as unchallenged and devoid of significant opposition.
On Thursday, July 28, the Brussels Court of First Instance met and extended a ban on Assadollah Assadi’s extradition, the convicted and detained diplomat-terrorist for the Iranian regime. This decision will keep Assadi in custody for an additional two months even though a hearing on the merits of the case has been set for September 19.