Iran: Teachers' Nationwide Strike

Iran Uprising - No. 222

From Tuesday morning, November 13, noble teachers refused to attend school classes and went to sit-ins in schools. The strike comes at a time when the repressive forces tried to intimidate them after the nationwide sit-in of last month by arresting and summoning teachers and issuing various threats.

Hassan Rouhani, President of the clerical regime,

The source of all problems is the regime that plunders the property of the people into terrorism and war

Hassan Rouhani, President of the clerical regime, said on Saturday, November 10, at the end of the joint meeting of the heads of three branches of the government: The Americans "did not have anything new to make, and therefore they had to make a long list, on the one hand, they mention the names of banks, and on the other add branches of the banks, on the one hand they name an airline company and on the other hand, mention the serial numbers of aircrafts to fill the page."

Insurer Pulls out of Iran to Avoid Us Sanctions

By Staff Writer

The latest company to abandon business dealings with Iran to avoid US economic sanctions is insurer American International Group Inc (AIG), according to an AIG filing on Friday, November 2.

While AIG had no business with Iran itself, a subsidiary - Bermuda-based reinsurer Validus Holdings Ltd - that it acquired in July for $5.56 billion did.

PMOI (MEK) Step up Activities During Iran Protests

By Mahmoud Hakamian

As protests continue across Iran, members of the resistance units of the People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) escalated their activities on Monday by setting fire to the entrance of a Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) Basij base in Kermanshah, which is home to a number of the regime’s repressive units.

Newly Re-Imposed Sanctions Target ‘Core Areas of Iran’s Economy’

By Mohammad Sadat Khansari

When the United States ended its participation in the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement, the sanctions that were reimposed by the Trump administration to target the “core areas of Iran’s economy” are being called by officials as the strongest ever. In fact, Rich Edson reports from the State Department that the Trump administration’s new sanctions targeting Iran's economy are the toughest that the regime has ever faced.

Truck Drivers’s Strike

Iran Uprising - No. 219

From the morning of Thursday, November 1, the fourth round of strike of heavy truck drivers started, and covered vast sections of the country. Drivers from different provinces including Tehran, Isfahan, Khuzestan, West Azarbaijan, East Azarbaijan, Khorasan Razavi, South Khorasan, North Khorasan, Sistan and Baluchestan, Fars, Kermanshah, Kerman, Hamedan, Golestan, Zanjan, Semnan, Hormozgan and others stopped working.

Ridiculous Claims by Iran Regime’s VP, Over the Impacts of Sanctions

By Amir Taghati

The new round of Trump’s sanctions against Iran, is to take effect on November 4th. Which will imply two main points:

1) ending Iran’s oil and gas exports

2) ceasing Iran’s connection with international financial networks.

Given these implications, there is now an ongoing mental war between the two countries.

Iran Braces for US Sanctions Amid Protest

By Staff Writer

As the Iranian Regime prepares for massive sanctions on its oil industry next week, it is also seeing a sharp rise in the number of protests sparked by the country’s economic crisis.

By Shahriar Kia

Former MEP Struan Stevenson has disputed claims that the collapse of the Iranian regime will cause more problems that what it would solve.

For almost forty years, the Iranian regime has been suppressing, oppressing and depriving the people of Iran of their human rights, freedom and democracy. The regime is based on these practices and nothing will change that.

Tweets Reveal Mullahs Setting the Stage for Acts of Terrorism Against the Iranian Resistance

Twitter’s release of a portion of tweets by the clerical regime’s cyber machine reaffirmed the Iranian Resistance’s long held position that Iran’s religious fascism is the primary source of hostility and vilification vis-a-vis the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) and the People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK). The regime views the destruction of the Iranian Resistance as the only way to save itself from the prospect of inevitable overthrow.