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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.

The time has come for the international community to support Iran’s fight for freedom

Western powers and international bodies have condemned the repression, but they have yet to implement a strategy to stop it or hold those responsible accountable.Western powers and international bodies have condemned the repression, but they have yet to implement a strategy to stop it or hold those responsible accountable.Western powers and international bodies have condemned the repression, but they have yet to implement a strategy to stop it or hold those responsible accountable.
Western powers and international bodies have condemned the repression, but they have yet to implement a strategy to stop it or hold those responsible accountable.

 

After nearly two months of the Iranian people’s national uprising, it is long past time for the international community to recognize the real possibility of regime change and begin acting accordingly. Western leaders have spoken out in support of the protesters. But, in general, those statements have fallen short of adequately endorsing the people’s movement for regime change or acknowledging their right to self-defense in the face of escalating state repression.

Memorial for murdered political prisoner Yalda Aghafazli marks the 60th day of the Iranian uprising

The people of Tehran commemorated the third-day memorial of their beloved daughter, Yalda Aghafazli, in a mosque in Sa'adatabad on the 60th day of the Iranian uprising.
The people of Tehran commemorated the third-day memorial of their beloved daughter, Yalda Aghafazli, in a mosque in Sa’adatabad on the 60th day of the Iranian uprising.

 

They gathered outside after the ceremony, chanting anti-regime slogans. To disperse the crowd of protesters, security forces used tear gas, pepper spray, and pellet guns. The NCRI Women’s Committee had previously reported on the arrest of this young, energetic artist during the October 26 protests in Tehran. According to social media reports, she was held in Evin for four days before being transferred to the notorious Qarchak Prison for another 11 days.