While Iran’s poor suffer hardships, regime elite live in luxury

While Iran’s poor suffer hardships, regime elite live in luxury

While many of Iran’s citizens have suffered all of the hardships of a failing economy, in a land of increasing unemployment and low pay, the ruling mullahs lead the lives of past emperors, living in absolute luxury, with billions they have made off the backs of the Iranian people, now insulating them from the crumbling nation they reside over.Tony Duheaume wrote on ‘alarabiya’ on March 31 and the article continues as follows:

 United Nations Human Rights Council

NCRI - A press conference was held at the sidelines of the United Nations Human Rights Council session in Geneva. Mr. Taher Boumedra, former UN human rights chief in Iraq, and a team of jurists discussed the summer 1988 massacre of political prisoners in Iran.

Afsaneh Bayazidi

NCRI - According to reports, prison officials in Kerman Central Prison have on Saturday March 25 transferred Afsaneh Bayazidi to solitary confinement, where the Kurdish girl will be held till the end of this week, namely for 15 days, according to a decision made by security officials.

Iran is A Leading State in Women’s Oppression

Iran is A Leading State in Women’s Oppression

All dictators are known to oppress their opponents, lie to society about their policies, and resort to any crime necessary to remain in power. Hitler believed a lie should be preposterous to make it believable.

 Iranian regime hanged 18 prisoners

The Iranian regime hanged 18 prisoners over the past three days in various cities. On March 6, two young prisoners in the prison of Sari, two other prisoners, including a 70 year old man in Orumiyeh Central Prison and two others in the prison of Garmsar were hanged.

http://ncr-iran.org/en/news/human-rights/22296-recent-suicides-and-ongoing-iranian-human-rights-abuses

In January, a young woman in Iran committed suicide. Now, sadly, suicides have become increasingly common among Iranian women due to a variety of social ills, including state-mandated misogyny. But, in Mahdis's case, it happened one day after she was released from prison. She was sexually abused by Iranian suppressive forces. Wrote Soona Samsami in ‘THE HILL’ on March 5, 2017. The following is the full text of this article.

Iran: Widespread Workers Protests in Khuzestan

The protest of hundreds of workers of Iran National Steel Industries in Ahvaz, Khuzestan continued on February 28th for its eighteenth day in front of the governor’s office. They are protesting non-payment of their salary and benefits for five months as well as the uncertain future of their job and factory situation.