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UN Human Rights Council will investigate Iran’s suppression of mass protests

During his opening remarks, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Volker Turk provided an update on what has occurred since the mid-September protests erupted into a nationwide uprising against the regime.
During his opening remarks, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Volker Turk provided an update on what has occurred since the mid-September protests erupted into a nationwide uprising against the regime.
During his opening remarks, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Volker Turk provided an update on what has occurred since the mid-September protests erupted into a nationwide uprising against the regime.

 

The UN Human Rights Council decided on Thursday to launch a new investigation mission to look into how Iran has addressed the massive protests that have rocked the nation since September. As part of the crackdown on dissent, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights condemned the killing of protesters and the lack of accountability for perpetrators of atrocities against the people.

 

Iran Nationwide Uprising – Day 71

“Death to Khamenei” was chanted in Zahedan, Khash, Chabahar, Saravan, Zahak, Taftan, Iranshahr, and Pishin. Guards opened fire on Friday prayer worshipers, killing and wounding dozens, some in serious condition.
“Death to Khamenei” was chanted in Zahedan, Khash, Chabahar, Saravan, Zahak, Taftan, Iranshahr, and Pishin. Guards opened fire on Friday prayer worshipers, killing and wounding dozens, some in serious condition.

 

On Friday, November 25, the 71st day of the nationwide uprising, people staged protests after Friday prayers in Zahedan and other cities in Sistan and Baluchistan province including Khash, Chabahar, Saravan, Zahak, Taftan, Iranshahr, and Pishin. They chanted, “Death to Khamenei,” “Death to IRGC,” “Kurdistan, Kurdistan, we support you,” “Mullahs must get lost,” “Kurds and Baluchis are brothers, want the Leader (Khamenei) killed,” “Basij, IRGC you are the same ISIS.”

 

 

The regime’s repressive forces opened fire on demonstrators in Zahedan, Khash, and some other cities, which left dozens killed or wounded, according to local sources. Some of the injured are in critical condition. Some of the injured were transferred to the Clinic of Makki Mosque and Amir al-Momenin Hospital in Zahedan.

Suppressive forces were deployed in various parts of Zahedan, including Bazaar Moshtarek, where they opened fire at people. In Khash, suppressive forces and Special Unit agents, armed with heavy machineguns, opened fire on demonstrators injuring many of them. In Zahedan and Khash, angry Baluch youths blocked streets by lighting fire. Demonstrators in Taftan chanted, “I will kill whoever killed my brother,” and “I will kill whoever killed my sister.”

 

 

On Friday morning, the funeral ceremony of Shomal Khadiripour was held in Mahabad. 32-year-old Shomal from Mahabad was shot and wounded on Thursday, November 24, and died in a hospital in Urmia. His body was taken to Mahabad under the control of security forces. They prevented mass participation in the ceremony, but those who attended chanted slogans against Khamenei and shouted “Martyr never dies.”

 

 

Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, the President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), saluted the determination of the brave Baluchis who took to the streets today again and confronted savage guards. She said that protesters demonstrated that they are ready to pay every price to achieve a free and democratic Iran. She called on youths to rush to the aid of Baluchis, especially the wounded.

 


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Iranians are battling the regime’s brutal crackdown side by side

Protests are spreading across Iran and the PMOI/MEK Resistance Units are playing a vital role.
Protests are spreading across Iran and the PMOI/MEK Resistance Units are playing a vital role.

 

Since the beginning of Iran’s nationwide uprising, each report prepared by the network of the People’s Mojahedin of Iran (PMOI/MEK) has emphasized the Iranian people’s bravery. The MEK’s Resistance Units, founded in 2013, are a highly organized underground network of men and women who have played a leading role in Iran’s major protests since 2017.

 

Iran: Kurds’ tenacious resistance to the regime’s harsh crackdown

Since Saturday, the clerical regime has launched massive attacks with heavy weapons, in order to crush the Kurdish people's courageous resistance.
Since Saturday, the clerical regime has launched massive attacks with heavy weapons, in order to crush the Kurdish people’s courageous resistance.

 

On Monday, November 21, day 67 of the Iran uprising, Kurdish cities bravely resisted regime attacks despite the IRGC’s massive military clampdown. Young people have already begun nightly protests in various parts of Tehran and other cities, and student demonstrations have continued in dozens of universities. Moreover, people in various cities turned the funerals of the martyrs into anti-government protests.

 

Hadi Roshanravan of NCRI’s Security and Counterterrorism Committe interviewed about Iran’s uprising

On Monday, October 31, Mr. Hadi Roshanravan of the National Council of Resistance of Iran's Security and Counterterrorism Committee spoke with Simay Azadi, the Iranian Resistance's main television network, to provide some insight into the ongoing uprising in Iran.
On Monday, October 31, Mr. Hadi Roshanravan of the National Council of Resistance of Iran's Security and Counterterrorism Committee spoke with Simay Azadi, the Iranian Resistance's main television network, to provide some insight into the ongoing uprising in Iran.

On Monday, October 31, Mr. Hadi Roshanravan of the National Council of Resistance of Iran's Security and Counterterrorism Committee spoke with Simay Azadi, the Iranian Resistance's main television network, to provide some insight into the ongoing uprising in Iran.

Iran’s 2022 protests: Regime security forces commit heinous massacre in Javanrud

According to latest reports protesters in at least 243 cities throughout Iran’s 31 provinces have taken to the streets for 67 days now seeking to overthrow the mullahs’ regime. Over 600 have been killed by regime security forces and at least 30,000 arrested, via sources affiliated to the Iranian opposition PMOI/MEK.
According to latest reports protesters in at least 243 cities throughout Iran’s 31 provinces have taken to the streets for 67 days now seeking to overthrow the mullahs’ regime. Over 600 have been killed by regime security forces and at least 30,000 arrested, via sources affiliated to the Iranian opposition PMOI/MEK.
According to the latest reports protesters in at least 243 cities throughout Iran’s 31 provinces have taken to the streets for 67 days now seeking to overthrow the mullahs’ regime. Over 640 have been killed by regime security forces and at least 30,000 arrested, via sources affiliated to the Iranian opposition PMOI/MEK.

 

On Monday, the Iranian people continued their nationwide uprising for the 67th day, following the death of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old woman arrested by morality police in Tehran on September 13 for allegedly violating the country’s strict dress code for women. Protests erupted in response to the event, which has since spread to at least 243 cities.

 

Iran Nationwide Uprising – Day 67

This morning, the 67th day of the nationwide uprising, the clerical regime committed another crime against humanity.
This morning, the 67th day of the nationwide uprising, the clerical regime committed another crime against humanity.

 

Protests continue from Kurdistan, and Kermanshah to Marvdasht, Bushehr, and Bandar Abbas. Dozens were killed and wounded in Javanrud, and guards opened fire on people with heavy machine guns, another crime against humanity.

Gatherings and Protests in Iran Cities

On Sunday night, November 20, 2022, the 66th night of the uprising, the people of Mahabad continued to resist repressive forces with a large presence in the streets.
On Sunday night, November 20, 2022, the 66th night of the uprising, the people of Mahabad continued to resist repressive forces with a large presence in the streets.

 

In support of the people of Mahabad on the 66th night of the uprising. On Sunday night, the sound of shootings could be heard from different parts of Mahabad. People in other cities demonstrated in support of Mahabad by lighting fires and setting up barricades in the streets in some cities. During the past two nights, the IRGC had a large presence in Bukan and Mahabad, and the sound of shootings could be heard in different parts of these cities.

 

Iran’s uprising continues as the regime cracks down heavily on Kurdish regions

On Sunday, the 66th day of the nationwide uprising, the regime launched a massive and bloody crackdown in Mahabad and other Kurdish cities across west and northwest Iran.
On Sunday, the 66th day of the nationwide uprising, the regime launched a massive and bloody crackdown in Mahabad and other Kurdish cities across west and northwest Iran.

On Sunday, the 66th day of the nationwide uprising, the regime launched a massive and bloody crackdown in Mahabad and other Kurdish cities across west and northwest Iran.

 

Protests in Iran have now spread to at least 243 cities. According to sources from the People’s Mojahedin of Iran (PMOI/MEK), the regime’s forces have killed over 600 people and arrested over 30,000. The MEK has released the names of 466 protesters who were killed.

 

Regime MEPs deny their own statement in the midst of the ongoing uprising

On November 6, 227 Iranian parliament members issued a statement requesting that the judiciary "firmly deal with rioters and execute them, to set a precedent and show to everyone instigating a riot that this system would not appease anyone."
On November 6, 227 Iranian parliament members issued a statement requesting that the judiciary “firmly deal with rioters and execute them, to set a precedent and show to everyone instigating a riot that this system would not appease anyone.”

 

This declaration confirmed that the regime has declared a full-fledged war on the populace and increased public hostility toward the regime. In order to make a point about their demand for justice for crimes against humanity, defiant youth in some towns attacked the local offices of some of the statement’s signatories.