Inflation in Iran Now Close to 50 Percent According to New Report

By Mahmoud Hakamian

Between March 2018 and March 2019, goods and services in Iran became 47.5 percent more expensive, so as the Iranian year ended on March 20th, ordinary Iranians face the price increases of nearly 50 percent of the past 12 months, and wonder what the future will bring. It appears that this is the highest inflation of the past five years, according to a report by the Iran Statistical Center on March 21st.

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By Mohammad Sadat Khansari

The Supreme Leader of Iran used his first speech of the Iranian New Year to criticise Western countries regarding the 2015 nuclear deal and Europe’s special financial mechanism.

Catastrophic Management by Authorities in Face of Destructive Floods Provokes Widespread Indignation in Iran

Regime hides true number of victims and insists on efforts by repressive organs to contain popular anger at negligence of authorities

While heavy floods have devastated several regions in Iran and the people cannot hold back their anger at the lack of relief and the role of the authorities in destroying the country's infrastructure - which have greatly contributed to worsening the consequences of this natural disaster – Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) and other repressive bodies are mobilized to prevent popular protest movemen

 Flood Victims

Rajavi Calls on the youth to take independent popular action to bring aid to the affected population

Ms. Maryam Rajavi, president-elect of the Iranian Resistance, presented her sincerest solidarity and condolences to the relatives of victims of the flood catastrophe and the Iranian people especially the population of Shiraz, wishing prompt recovery for those injured in the event.

Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, addressed the people of Iran in a speech marking Nowruz, Iranian New Year

By Staff Writer

The president-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, addressed the people of Iran in a speech marking Nowruz, Iranian New Year. Firstly, she wished the people of Iran happy celebrations and congratulated her compatriots across the whole of the country and those who have remained hopeful thorough some very dark times under the oppressive rule of the mullahs.

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By Shahriar Kia

Iran regime’s President Hassan Rouhani said only a few days ago that the regime has been able to overcome the crippling economic sanctions that the United States put back into place last year. He called the action taken by the U.S. administration “unjust” and said that the regime is working on its relations with Iraq to move forward.

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During the past year, the Iranian regime has been struggling to keep control over a number of issues. One such issue is the country’s economy. Last year, U.S. President Donald Trump announced that the United States would be exiting the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and that tough economic sanctions would be re-instated.

Many Iranians Cannot Afford to Celebrate New Year as They Have in Past Years

By Mahmoud Hakamian

Many Iranians are now preparing for the New Year celebrations. Nowruz, Iranian New Year, is celebrated on 21st March and it has traditionally been a time for families and friends to mark the first day of the Iranian calendar together.