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Oil industry’s official workforce supports Iran’s mass protests and threatens to go on strike

The following is a statement by a section of the oil industry’s official workforce.

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Iran’s oil workers support the mass protests and threaten to go on strike

The following is a message by the Organising Council of Oil Contract Workers’ Protests.

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Khuzestan Vanguard Socialist Workers’ Cell calls for a general strike in Iran

The following is a message by the Khuzestan Vanguard Socialist Workers’ Cell on the recent mass protests in Iran.

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Iran’s socialist women organise against scarcity and repression

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Khuzestan Pipe Factory: closed down and sold as scrap metal!

The following is a message by the Khuzestan Vanguard Socialist Workers’ Cell on the destruction of the Khuzestan Pipe Factory in south-western Iran.

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Ahvaz steelworkers’ protests continue

Iran National Steel Industrial Group workers, 27 July 2022.
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Reza Shahabi and Hassan Saeedi: on hunger strike and in solitary!

The following message was published on the Trade Union of the Tehran and Suburbs Vahed Bus Company’s Telegram Channel on June 30th 2022.

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May Day, nationwide teachers’ protests and arrests in Iran

Qazvin, teachers’ protest on May Day 2022.

The Iranian regime once again showed its fear of the country’s teachers by arresting many of their activists on the night of April 30th. This was yet another intimidation tactic that was meant to deter teachers across Iran from once again protesting against low wages and other basic demands on May Day and Teachers’ Day (May 2nd). The new detainees joined the ranks of many teachers’ activists who were already in jail.

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The war in Ukraine is a war against workers

The following message was published on the Haft Tappeh Workers’ Independent Channel on Telegram on February 28th 2022.

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Sepideh Gholian’s life is in danger!

The physical condition of Sepideh Gholian – a student, social rights’ activists and journalist imprisoned in Bushehr Prison – has deteriorated due to contracting COVID-19.

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