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Day 34 of strike: Haft Tappeh workers eject a manager!

On July 18th 2020, the 34th day of the Haft Tappeh strike, workers in the agriculture division of the company ejected a retired manager who had returned to work. The following is a short statement published on the Haft Tappeh Sugar Cane Company workers’ independent channel on Telegram. Continue reading

Haft Tappeh strike: 27th day – protest outside Shush Labour Office

Today, July 11th 2020, is the 27th day of the latest Haft Tappeh strike. Continue reading

Haft Tappeh strike: 25th day – demonstration in Shush

On July 9th 2020, the 25th day of their latest strike, the workers of the Haft Tappeh Sugar Cane Company once again took their struggle into the heart of Shush town. Continue reading

Haft Tappeh strike: 24th day – rally in Shush

On July 8th 2020, the 24th day of the latest Haft Tappeh strike, once again hundreds of workers and their families demonstrated in Shush. Continue reading

Haft Tappeh strike: 23rd day – thousands march in Shush!

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Haft Tappeh strike: twentieth day

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Atena Daemi’s new trumped-up charges and trial

The trial of Atena Daemi, a civil rights activist jailed in Evin Prison, was held on June 28th. Continue reading

New Haft Tappeh strike

The following is a short statement published on the Haft Tappeh Sugar Cane Company workers’ independent channel on Telegram. Omid Asadbeigi is the former CEO and Mehrdad Rostami the Chairman of the Board of Haft Tappeh. Both are currently on trial for fraud. Continue reading

Zeynab Jalalian: female Kurdish activist contracts Coronavirus in jail

Zeynab Jalalian, a female Kurdish political activist, has contracted Coronavirus in Gharchak jail. Continue reading

Protest by Abadan refinery workers

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