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Iran Nationwide Uprising – Day 127

On Friday, January 20th, the 127th day of the nationwide uprising, thousands of Zahedan residents, once again staged mass demonstrations after Friday prayers despite severe repressive measures.
On Friday, January 20th, the 127th day of the nationwide uprising, thousands of Zahedan residents, once again staged mass demonstrations after Friday prayers despite severe repressive measures.

On Friday, January 20th, the 127th day of the nationwide uprising, thousands of Zahedan residents, once again staged mass demonstrations after Friday prayers despite severe repressive measures.

 

rotesters were chanting “Death to Khamenei,” “Khamenei is a murderer, his rule is null and void,” “Shame on Khamenei, let go of the country,” “No to monarchy, no to clerical rule, we want democracy and equality,” “Mullahs must get lost,” “This year, is a year of sacrifice, Seyyed Ali (Khamenei) will be overthrown,” “Death to Basij, death to IRGC” and “Basi and IRGC are the same as ISIS,” “I will kill whoever killed my brother.”

Iran Nationwide Uprising – Day 128

On Saturday evening, January 21, the 128th night of the nationwide uprising, defiant youths in Bandar Abbas held a nightly demonstration in the streets chanting “Death to the dictator” and “You (regime’s agents) are lewd, I am the liberated woman.”
On Saturday evening, January 21, the 128th night of the nationwide uprising, defiant youths in Bandar Abbas held a nightly demonstration in the streets chanting “Death to the dictator” and “You (regime’s agents) are lewd, I am the liberated woman.”
On Saturday evening, January 21, the 128th night of the nationwide uprising, defiant youths in Bandar Abbas held a nightly demonstration in the streets chanting “Death to the dictator” and “You (regime’s agents) are lewd, I am the liberated woman.”

 

In Tehran Pars and townships of Bagheri and Ekbatan of Tehran, the slogans of “Death to the terrorist IRGC,” “We will fight, we will die, we will take Iran back,” “From Zahedan to Tehran, I will sacrifice my life for Iran,” “From Kurdistan to Tehran, I will sacrifice my life for Iran,” “This year, is a year of sacrifice, Seyyed Ali (Khamenei) will be overthrown,” “Death to the Supreme Leader after many long years of crimes” and “Death to Basiji” echoed from the buildings.

Iran’s regime under fire: European Parliament calls for IRGC terrorist designation

On Thursday, the 126th day of Iran's nationwide uprising, people, particularly in the capital Tehran, continued their anti-regime campaign.

 

The European Parliament made a strong move on Thursday, adopting a resolution with a large cross-party majority calling on the European Union and its Member States to designate the Iranian regime’s IRGC as a terrorist organization and to broaden sanctions lists to include all individuals and entities responsible for human rights violations in the country, including regime Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, President Ebrahim Raisi, Prosecutor General Mohammad Jafar Montazeri, and the Iranian regime’s IRGC.

Iran’s security forces leave hundreds blinded in protests

One of the most permanent consequences of the Iranian regime's efforts to crush the uprising has been the blinding of those involved. Hundreds of protesters have been admitted to hospitals across Iran with ruptured eyes.
One of the most permanent consequences of the Iranian regime's efforts to crush the uprising has been the blinding of those involved. Hundreds of protesters have been admitted to hospitals across Iran with ruptured eyes.
One of the most permanent consequences of the Iranian regime’s efforts to crush the uprising has been the blinding of those involved. Hundreds of protesters have been admitted to hospitals across Iran with ruptured eyes.

 

According to doctors and medical facilities, hundreds of victims have suffered severe eye injuries inflicted by Iranian security forces since mid-September,” wrote the New York Times on November 19, 2022.

Iran’s gas shortage: People pay the price for the regime’s incompetence

Iran is experiencing an unprecedented gas crisis, which has rendered most of the country inoperable. Many industrial and educational centers are closed in nearly 20 provinces, and people are enduring a harsh winter.
Iran is experiencing an unprecedented gas crisis, which has rendered most of the country inoperable. Many industrial and educational centers are closed in nearly 20 provinces, and people are enduring a harsh winter.
Iran is experiencing an unprecedented gas crisis, which has rendered most of the country inoperable. Many industrial and educational centers are closed in nearly 20 provinces, and people are enduring a harsh winter.

 

But how can a country with the world’s second-largest natural gas reserves face such a crisis? Due to the recent closures caused by the gas crisis, many people’s basic needs have become scarce. Many bakeries, for example, are closed or only bake bread once or twice a day. As a result, in addition to enduring cold nights, many Iranians must queue in freezing temperatures for a loaf of bread.

Women protesters continue to face harsh prison sentences under the Iranian regime

Bita Haqqani Nasimi's lawyer, Majid Kaveh, issued a statement saying the verdict is inconsistent with the constitution.
Bita Haqqani Nasimi's lawyer, Majid Kaveh, issued a statement saying the verdict is inconsistent with the constitution.
Bita Haqqani Nasimi’s lawyer, Majid Kaveh, issued a statement saying the verdict is inconsistent with the constitution.

 

Bita Haqqani Nasimi was sentenced to 18 years in prison, a two-year ban from leaving the country, and confiscation of “tools of committing crimes” in favor of the government by the first branch of the Revolutionary Court of Sari, located in northern Iran near the Caspian Sea.

Iran: Raisi’s budget bill 2023-24 underlines regime’s impending bankruptcy

The Iranian regime's budget bill for 2023-2024, presented to parliament by President Ebrahim Raisi, is yet another clear indication of the theocracy's upcoming collapse.
The Iranian regime's budget bill for 2023-2024, presented to parliament by President Ebrahim Raisi, is yet another clear indication of the theocracy's upcoming

 

Raisi was supposed to present the so-called “Seventh Development Plan” before presenting the budget bill to parliament, but he didn’t. These plans are announced with great fanfare, but in practice, they serve as smokescreens for the regime’s growing list of dismal economic failures.

Political prisoner Mohana Kameli, intended to let her die by denial of medical care

Mohana Kameli, 24, required immediate medical attention due to an infection caused by her severe injuries sustained during the three-month protests. Nonetheless, the Qarchak prison authorities refused to transfer her to the hospital.
According to one of Mohana Kameli's relatives, the prison authorities intended to let her die by withholding treatment from her.

Mohana Kameli, 24, required immediate medical attention due to an infection caused by her severe injuries sustained during the three-month protests. Nonetheless, the Qarchak prison authorities refused to transfer her to the hospital.

 

On December 12, 2022, security forces dressed as Electricity Department agents raided Mohana Kameli’s home in Tehran’s Narmak district and arrested her. Her leg wound became infected after she was shot during the protests about three months ago. Her arm was broken three weeks before her arrest during protests in Tehran when security forces ran over her on a motorcycle.

Iran’s nationwide uprising enters its fifth month

According to latest reports protesters in at least 282 cities throughout Iran’s 31 provinces have taken to the streets for 121 days now seeking to overthrow the mullahs’ regime. Over 750 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 282 cities throughout Iran’s 31 provinces have taken to the streets for 121 days now seeking to overthrow the mullahs’ regime. Over 750 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 282 cities throughout Iran’s 31 provinces have taken to the streets for 121 days now seeking to overthrow the mullahs’ regime. Over 750 have been killed by regime security forces and at least 30,000 arrested, via sources affiliated to the Iranian opposition PMOI/MEK. The MEK has released the names of 627 protesters who were killed.

 

Following a day of major rallies and demonstrations against the mullahs’ regime in various cities of Sistan & Baluchestan Province, Iran’s nationwide uprising enters its fifth month. On Friday, a large number of locals took to the streets in the cities of Zahedan, Rask, and Khash, chanting slogans aimed squarely at the regime’s vast crackdown apparatus.

International pressure mounts for terrorist designation of Iran’s IRGC

France's Foreign Ministry said Tuesday that it is open to the idea of designating Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist organization.
France's Foreign Ministry said Tuesday that it is open to the idea of designating Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist organization.

 

When explaining that “France is working with its European partners on new sanctions measures, without excluding any,” Ministry spokesperson Anne-Claire Legendre cited worsening repression of the country’s four-month anti-government uprising.