The Fear and Panic of Iran Regime, From New Sanctions and Terrorist Designation of IRGC

NCRI Staff

NCRI - A member of the Iranian regime parliament announced that the new U.S. sanctions, known as "Countering America's Adversaries Through Sanctions Act", against the Revolutionary Guards (IRGC) are much more dangerous than the Security Council Resolution 2231.

Ahmed Amir Abadi said the UNSC Resolution only prohibits ballistic missiles designed to carry nuclear warhead, but in the Act, a variety of the regime’s ballistic missile activities and programs are banned and short and medium range missiles are also prohibited even if they are not designed to carry nuclear warhead.

Scientist Sentenced to Death in Iran for Refusing to Spy on the West

NCRI Staff

NCRI - A distinguished expert in disaster medicine was sentenced to death by the Iranian Regime last month, after he refused to spy for them.

Dr. Ahmadreza Djalali, a resident of Sweden, was sentenced by the Iranian Revolutionary Court on October 21 after being found ‘guilty’ of providing evidence about Iran’s secret nuclear sites to the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad, which led to the assassination of Iranian nuclear scientists in 2010-2012.

Boris Johnson to Visit UK Aid Worker Unjustly Imprisoned in Iran

NCRI Staff

NCRI - Boris Johnson, the UK’s Foreign Secretary, has finally condemned the false imprisonment of British aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe by the Iranian Regime and has offered to visit her in the notorious Evin Prison where she is being held.

Johnson has been widely criticised for his failure to speak out against her imprisonment since her initial arrest by Iran’s Revolutionary Guard in 2016, whilst taking her baby daughter, Gabriella, to visit relatives for Iranian New Year.

Iran Regime Is a Menace to Security of the Arab Countries

NCRI Staff

NCRI - The Iranian regime is a danger to the Arab countries. The regime militants and its plans in these countries must be resolutely dealt with.

According to Sky News Arabia on November 1, Hezbollah militants, supported by the Iranian regime and their continued interventions in different countries, are a growing threat to the security of the Arab countries.

Detention of a Cultural Activist by Iran Regime's Ministry of Intelligence in South-Western Iran

NCRI Staff

NCRI - On Wednesday, October 1, 2017, the Iranian regime's intelligence office in Southwest Iran arrested a cultural activist. According to reports, the intelligence agents arrested Ahmad Sa’labi Hessani, 25, on Wednesday in his shop in Ahvaz.

Hassani's relatives say the intelligence forces arrived with three black Peugeot cars and arrested him in his shop, handcuffed and then took him to his house before taking him away along with a number of Arabic books after a thorough examination of the house.

Iran Regime Orders State Radio and TV Not to Broadcast Voices of the Protesters

NCRI Staff

NCRI - A member of Iranian regime’s parliament says that the Supreme National Security Council has issued a resolution calling on the regime’s Radio and TV organization (IRIB) not to broadcast the voices of protesters whose deposits are plundered by financial institutions affiliated to IRGC.

Ali Vafghchi in an interview with state-run ILNA news agency on Wednesday, November 1 stated that the IRIB in the past few days has not broadcasted two of his TV interviews with the depositors whose assets are plundered by IRGC affiliated financial institutions and when he pursued the issue he was told that “the Supreme national Security Council has issued a directive allowing the IRIB to stop broadcasting the voices of protesting depositors.”

Former Top Intelligence Officer Voice Concern Over Iran Regime Filling Void Left by ISIS

NCRI Staff

NCRI  - The former Deputy Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency has revealed that the Iranian Regime is taking advantage of the power vacuum left by ISIS across the Middle East; particularly in Syria and Iraq.

David Shedd, who served on the National Security Council under George W. Bush, revealed that he was deeply concerned by the narrow focus on defeating ISIS which failed to take into account that other oppressive regimes, like Iran, could and would exploit the void to take power for themselves.

Tsunami of Corruption and Plunder Under the Iran Regime

NCRI Staff

NCRI - While people from different social strata hold protests and strikes on a daily basis, demanding return of their money stolen by the financial institutions linked to the Revolutionary Guards and other state entities, and yet receive no response but lie, humiliation, and oppression, new aspects of the institutionalized corruption keep popping up amid the clashes between regime’s rival bands.

In the latest confessions of this kind, regime’s MP ‘Nader Ghazipour’ points to the case related to Hamid Baghaei, former vice-president during Ahmadinejad’s presidency, saying “300 billion tomans of public wealth entrusted to Khane-Iranian has been defalcated.”

Iran: Political Prisoner Held in Dangerous Prisoners Ward and Deprived of Family Visit

NCRI Staff

NCRI - The political prisoner, Soheil Arabi, is still held in Hall 8 Ward 8 of Evin prison among dangerous prisoners and deprived of family visits.

In October this year, following Soheil Arabi’s protests against the prison warden who insulted the political prisoners, the prison authorities transferred him to the ward of the prisoners with heavy crimes.

Protest Gathering of Retirees in Front of Iran Regime's Planning & Budget Organization

NCRI Staff

NCRI - On November 1, several hundred of retirees gathered in front of the Iranian regime’s Planning and Budget Organization for the third consecutive day.

The retired teachers and educators set up a large table as a sign of their poverty and empty table in front of the budget and plan organization to show their protest while chanting slogans such as “Outcry, Outcry, against so much injustice” and singing “Ey Iran” anthem. They also readout some statements saying that they would continue their protests and plunk out their rights from the usurpers’ mouth.

Amidst Iran's Media Crackdown, INTV Seeks Finances for Another Year of Broadcasting Dissent

NCRI Staff

NCRI - It is illegal to own satellite receiver equipment in Iran, where the government exerts tremendous control over the flow of information. Nevertheless, just as countless Iranians use virtual proxy networks to evade restrictions on the government and social media, millions of Iranian households also use satellite equipment to tune into banned television networks. Many even go so far as to re-acquire the necessary equipment after it has been confiscated by regime authorities in large-scale crackdowns.

Interactive Map Highlights Mass Graves of Victims of Iran's 1988 Massacre

NCRI Staff

NCRI -  In the summer of 1988, in response to a fatwa issued by Ayatollah Khomeini immediately following Iran’s announcement that it had agreed to a cease-fire in the devastating eight-year Iran-Iraq war, the Iranian regime massacred an estimated 30,000 political prisoners.

Three-men commissions were created to determine who should be executed. The commissions, known as the Death Commissions, questioned prisoners about their political and religious beliefs, and depending on the answers, determined who should be executed. The questioning was brief, not public, there were no appeals, and prisoners were executed the same day or soon thereafter.

The US Blocks Iran Regime From Research Project Over Trust Fears

NCRI Staff

NCRI - The US has prevented the Iranian Regime from collaborating on a multibillion-dollar fusion experiment in France over fears that the Regime cannot be trusted.

Although it has been expected for months that the Iranian Regime would be taking part in the ITER project in a limited capacity, the US has blocked them through its seat on the governing council as Iran’s participation must be approved unanimously. The ITER council will hold a meeting later this month to address the issue.

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