NCRI - Senior mullah calls for exclusion of non-Muslim candidates from the municipality elections

The clerical regime’s Guardian Council eliminated Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, former President of the clerical regime from running for presidency. This was done on the order of Khamenei, and in absolute weakness and desperation,

Ahmad Jannati

NCRI - Iran’s Guardian Council calls for the disqualification of non-Muslim candidates taking part in city and village council elections.


NCRI - 1. Why is the mullahs’ presidential "election" that is scheduled to be held on May 19 important?

The mullahs’ sham presidential election will be held on May 19. This election is taking place at a critical time that is rare in the history of the regime.

unemployed miners and those who used to work

NCRI - A number of unemployed miners and those who used to work in the village of Anguran, northwest Iran, blocked a road linking a local mine to the village, according to reports received from inside Iran. This protest gathering, taking place on Wednesday morning, blocked trucks from reaching the mine.

Iran: Protests Against Widespread Corruption

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.

Escalation of Protests by Workers

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.

Ebrahim Raisi's

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’.