Esmail Abdi temporarily freed from jail

Esmail Abdi, the former General Secretary of the Tehran Teachers’ Trade Association, was temporarily released from jail on March 17th.

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Neda Naji released

After 303 days in detention, Neda Naji has been released temporarily. She was arrested at a peaceful May Day rally outside the Iranian regime’s parliament on May 1st 2019.
See also: Neda Naji: 300 days in prison!

Neda Naji: 300 days in prison!

Neda Naji

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Mahshahr petrochemical workers protest against layoffs

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Haft Tappeh workers on street protests and downing of Ukrainian airliner

Tehran, January 2020

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Hassan Saidi’s five-year sentence upheld!

Hassan Saidi, one of the May Day 2019 detainees and a member of the Trade Union of the Tehran and Suburbs Vahed Bus Company, had been sentenced to five years’ imprisonment in a lower court. The appeal court has now upheld his sentence. Continue reading

Teenage porter brothers freeze to death in Kurdistan!

Farhad Khoravi

The frozen bodies of Farhad Khosravi and his brother Azad Khosravi were found on December 20th after a search by volunteers in Iran’s Kurdistan Province. Continue reading