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Iran: Political Prisoner Sepideh Gholian’s Defence Lawyer Threatened with Arrest

Sepideh Gholian’s trial began on August 3rd 2019. The following is a statement by the Haft Tappeh Sugar Cane Workers’ Union, issued on August 10th: Today, August 10th, Sepideh Gholian was tried for defending the rights and demands of the … Continue reading

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Iran: May Day Protesters Still in Prison After 100 Days!

Photos Left to Right: Atefeh Rangriz, Marzieh Amiri, Neda Naji Marzieh Amiri, Atefeh Rangriz and Neda Naji are still in jail 100 days after they were arrested on May Day 2019. The Shahrokh Zamani Action Campaign strongly condemns the arrest and … Continue reading

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Iran: May Day Protester Anisha Asadollahi Released on Bail from Evin Prison

Anisha Asadollahi was one of the activists arrested on Labour Day. After her temporary release on bail she was re-arrested by the security forces on June 18th and transferred to Evin prison. This time, on August 6th, Anisha Asadollahi has … Continue reading

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Iran: Political Prisoner Sepideh Gholian is now on Hunger Strike!

24.07.19: Sepideh Gholian went on hunger strike on the morning of Tuesday 23rd July 2019. She will be on hunger strike until her trial on July 27th. She is protesting against the way the Iranian regime’s authorities have treated her … Continue reading

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Iran: Sepideh Farahabadi Sentenced to 6 Years and 74 Lashes for Participating in 2018 Protests

24.07.19: The supreme court has confirmed Sepideh Farahabadi’s (Farhan) sentence following the 2018 protests: 6 years and 74 lashes. The civil rights activist was arrested by security forces on the 12th January 2018 during protests in Tehran and was transferred … Continue reading

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Tehran, Iran: Farangis Mazloum, Brave Mother of Anarchist Prisoner Soheil Arabi, has been Arrested

Farangis Mazloum the brave mother of Soheil Arabi, an anarchist political prisoner, has been arrested in Tehran. Eight members of the security forces arrested Farangis Mazloum at her home on Monday. Today, Monday, July 22, 2019, Farangis Mazloum was arrested … Continue reading

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Iran: Neda Naji, Actor who Starred in Emma Goldman Docu-Drama, Still in Prison for May Day Protest

We support political prisoners in Iran: Neda Naji is a student, labor rights defender, and actor, who played the Russian Anarchist Valentia in the Iranian documentary drama Emma Goldman: Living My Life. On May 1, 2019, Naji and more than … Continue reading

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Iran: 3 Cops Killed by Revolutionary Armed Strugglers in Piranshahr

Revolutionary armed struggle comrades killed 3 cops and injured one of them in Piranshahr, Iran on July 9. The event took place when a cop’s car was patrolling next to the terminal of Piranshahr, Iran. A group of revolutionary armed … Continue reading

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