Hassan Heydari, a 29-year-old Iranian popular dissident poet, died last week under suspicious circumstances in Ahvaz’s Shafa Hospital, prompting anti-regime protests in Ahvaz and several other cities.

Death of Iranian Ethnic Arab Poet Sparks Protests in Ahvaz

Armin Baldwin 12 November 2019

By Armin Baldwin

Hassan Heydari, a 29-year-old Iranian popular dissident poet, died last week under suspicious circumstances in Ahvaz’s Shafa Hospital, prompting anti-regime protests in Ahvaz and several other cities.

Heydari’s death came a month after he was arrested by the Iranian regime’s authorities.

His death, which locals believe was due to poisoning by the Intelligence Ministry, triggered a series of protests in the southwestern Iranian province of Khuzestan.

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France - Free Iran Rally 2018: “They executed me thirty years ago, but I am still alive”

Staff Writer 05 July 2018

by Staff writer, SF
The 2018 Free Iran Rally began in earnest in Paris on Saturday, June 30th, 2018. Alex Taylor, Annette Burgdorf, Ramesh Sepehrrad, and Massoud Kalani welcomed the magnitude in attendance and reiterated their support to the Iranian resistance movement.
The auditorium in Villepinte was a sea of red, white and green as the first speakers took the stage to applause. However, it was a moment remembering the victims of the 1988 massacre that drew the strongest reactions.

Freeh Vows that Criminal Mullahs Will Face International Courts after Fall of Regime

Staff Writer 04 July 2018

by Staff writer, SF
Former U.S. Attorney General Michael Mukasey and Former U.S. Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigations Louis Freeh took the stage together on Saturday as part of the American delegation to the National Council of Resistance of Iran’s (NCRI) annual Free Iran convention in Paris. Both Mukasey and Freeh addressed the failing and morally corrupt Iranian regime and the resistance movement that is working to topple it.

Conference addresses suppression of women in Iran

Staff Writer 19 February 2018

by Staff writer, SF
Ahead of International Women’s Day, the Women’s Council of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) held a conference in Paris on February 17, designed to show support for the empowerment of women in Iran.

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