NCRI - An embezzlement of 2.5 Million dollars from Teachers Reserve Fund coincided with the the Minister of Education’s resignation, has turned into a crisis as well as a clash of factions in Iran.
In a number of articles with such titles as ‘Teachers Reserve Fund, the headquarters of plunderers of public treasury ‘,
NCRI - The latest victim of what Amnesty International calls "Iran’s relentless crackdown on artistic expression" is Golrokh Ebrahimi Iraee whose home was "violently" raided on 24 October.
Without due process, Iraee was seized by officials to begin her six year sentence for “insulting Islamic sanctities.
NCRI - On Monday October 24, supporters of the political prisoner, Mohammad Ali Taheri, who staged demonstration in front of Baqiatollah hospital in Tehran where this political prisoner is hospitalized, once again clashed with the repressive security forces.
The Security Forces used force to disperse the demonstrators and arrested several of them while beating them.
NCRI - In an interview published on the net on October 20, Hashem Khastar, representative of the Teacher’s Trade Association in Khorasan, regarding election of the Association’s representatives said: “The day will come when the Iranian people elect their true representatives themselves, whether in parliament or in the presidential election, or others… and come out of this maelstrom of humiliation and poverty.”Excerpts of Mr. Khastar’s interview:
NCRI - Saudi columnist Dr. Mohammad al-Sulami , an expert on Iranian political affairs and the head of the Iranian-Arabic Studies, stated that we should deal with the expansionism of the Mullahs' regime. The expansionism of this regime is not a sign of strength but of weakness.
NCRI - In an interview on Saturday October 22 with Simay-e-Azadi, the Iranian Resistance TV, Brita Haji, the President of Aleppo City Council, described the human crisis due to a continuous bombing and inhumane siege, and stressed that if the Iranian regime had not deployed its forces to Syria to help Assad, he would have been overthrown years ago.
During in his speech in the ceremony held for the IRGC members killed in Syria, the IRGC brigadier Mohmmad Ali Jaafari, head of the IRGC, once again insisted on the widespread dispatch of forces to Syria. He called killing the defenseless people of Syria as “defending the sanctity of the leader and revolution” and “Armed struggle of the Islamic revolution beyond Iran’s borders”
NCRI - According to a report by Fars news agency’s international group affiliated to Iran regime on October 21, an Argentine judge associated with the case on the 1994 Jewish center bombing in Argentina has after being informed of Ali Akbar Velayati’s visit to Iraq asked the Iraqi officials to arrest and extradite the former Iranian Foreign Minister to Argentina.
NCRI - Ahmad Shaheed, the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Iran, has submitted his latest report to the UN General Assembly’s 3rd committee. In terms of time period, the report covers January 1st 2016 to mid August 2016. Mr. Shaheed says that during this period he has sent 23 letters on human rights to the Islamic Republic officials.