NCRI - TasnimNews, affiliated with the terrorist Qods Force, described the Iran regime’s fear of the impact of cyberspace on the upcoming presidential election in Iran; comparing it to a minefield that has surrounded the regime. According to the article, “Under such circumstances, we are engulfed in a minefield. Since the number of enemies has increased, they have a soft but imposing approach with the regime through the media and cyberspace. Therefore, we have to cope with this issue with reasonable and tactful approaches.”
NCRI - The political prisoners of Zahedan Central Penitentiary and Gohardasht West-Tehran Prison, in a statement condemned the detainment of Mowlavi Kuhi; a Sunni cleric, demanding his release.
NCRI - In the midst of a widespread and systematic corruption among government organizations and leaders of the Iranian regime, and clashes between its rival bands, this time a group of clerics and seminary students in Borujerd – Western Iran, have headed for Tehran on foot to protest against corruption among Friday prayer imams, and reveal how their own imam is involved in the process.
NCRI - The number of protests staged by workers and other stipendiary employees has increased in recent days. The protesters rally in front of the Parliament of Iran, the Ministry of Labor, the Governorate, and their workplace.
NCRI - A conference was held in Norway titled, “Islamic Fundamentalism: What is the solution?” in which Norwegian MPs from various parties, representatives of different embassies, including the Dutch Ambassador in Norway, and a number of Iranian Resistance supporters took part.
NCRI - Ahmad Montazeri, son of Hossein-Ali Montazeri, Khomeini's former heir (who revealed a shocking audio tape On August 9, 2016 in which Montazeri can be heard telling a meeting of members of the “Death Committee” 28 years ago (August 15, 1988) that they are carrying out a crime against humanity), has regarded the presidential candidacy of Ebrahim Raisi, member of the same Death Committee involved in the 1988 massacre of political prisoners, as a ‘joke’ and ‘an insult to Iranian people’.
Comment by Shahin Gobadi, member of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran on the Amnesty International’s report on human rights situation in Iran and extension of sanctions on the Iranian regime’s officials for human rights abuse by the European Union and upcoming sham presidential elections in Iran.
NCRI - An expert panel met with the U.S. Senate to discuss Iran’s upcoming ‘elections’ and the role of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) in the Middle East. Various officials within the U.S. have been debating the wisdom of designating the IRGC as a foreign terrorist organization. Current legislation in from of Congress would impose harsher sanctions on the IRGC, but would not go so far as to designate it a terrorist organization.
NCRI - The world’s conscience is offended by the shocking news of the deadly explosions in the churches of two Egyptian cities of Tanta and Alexandria and killing of dozens of innocent people.