Protesters chant: “Poverty line:$ 900; our salary: $300”
NCRI - On October 17 morning, thousands of retired educators in the cities of Tehran, Qazvin, Yazd, Isfahan and Mashhad staged demonstrations to demand homogenizing their salaries and receiving their deferred salaries.
Simultaneous with the International Teachers Day, the faculty of the Ministry of Education and its retired personnel staged a demonstration on Wednesday morning, October 5, 2016, and protested their low salaries and benefits as well as abysmal living conditions.
In Tehran, the repressive forces of the IRGC Intelligence and plainclothes agents gathered in Sepah Square at 9.30 a.m. and prevented the demonstrators from marching towards the regime's parliament (Majlis).
Chants of “Students would rather die than to accept humiliation” and “University education should be free”
On Tuesday September 27 Sharif University of Technology students continued their protest for the third consecutive day and gathered in front of the building of the university president. They confronted security agents who are spies of the Ministry of Intelligence (MOIS) at the university and who had intended to disperse them, and occupied the university president's office.
Protesters chant: Poverty line, 3million, our salaries, 1million;
Dignity, jobs, are our inalienable rights
On the morning of Tuesday, September 27, 2016, thousands of the retired personnel of the Education Ministry staged protest rallies in Tehran, and other cities including Kermanshah, Isfahan, Zanjan, Kerman, Shiraz, Tabriz, Aligoodarz, Mashhad, Rasht, Abhar, Ilam, Yazd, Gorgan, Hamedan, Behbahan, Birjand, Bojnourd, Sanandaj, Nahavand, some cities in the northern Gilan Province, etc. to protest low wages, salaries and benefits as well as their miserable living conditions.
Regime officials call for stepped-up suppression of Turks in Azerbaijan
Thursday, July 28, 2016, thousands of Iranian Turks in various cities including Tehran, Tabriz, Orumiyeh, Zanjan, Ahar, Khoy and Ardebil staged demonstrations to protest denigration of Azeris by the state media.
The demonstration in Tehran took place in Toopkhaneh Square. In Orumiyeh, thousands of angry protesters took to Ata'ii and Sardaran cross-sections to express their protest where they were attacked by SSF anti-riot units who shot plastic bullets to the crowd. Young men clashed with SSF troops and engaged in hit and run.
The mullahs' anti-human regime on Sunday, July 24, destroyed 100,000 parts of satellite receivers in Western Tehran. These equipment were confiscated in raids by the Basij and suppressive state security forces on the homes of people.
Political prisoners, labor activists and teachers on hunger strike
Hundreds of workers, teachers and youths rallied outside the office of the Iranian regime’s president Hassan Rouhani in Tehran on the morning of Wednesday, June 29, in support of political prisoner Jafar Azimzadeh who marked his 62nd day on hunger strike on this day. The protesters in this rally demanded urgent action to save Mr. Azimzadeh’s life.