Monthly Archives: July 2009

Protest at Tehran University

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Defying the stringent security measures taken by the regime, large crowds gathered outside Tehran Uni today. From what we can gather, Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani’s ‘Friday Prayers’ speech sought to avoid controversy as much as possible, but he did keep referring … Continue reading

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Israeli Navy prepares for potential attack on Iran

Developments such as this underline the necessity of making opposition to war and sanctions on Iran a central tenet of our solidarity. From The Times: Two Israeli missile class warships have sailed through the Suez Canal ten days after a … Continue reading

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Moussavi to attend Friday prayers

From Reuters India: TEHRAN (Reuters) – Iran’s opposition leader Mirhossein Mousavi will attend Friday prayers this week in his first official public appearance since last month’s disputed election, a statement on his website said. Mousavi’s statement, posted late on Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Multiple ballots being filled out by officials

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Flyer for HOPI Solidarity Day on August 1:

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Please download and distribute as widely as possible!

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Calls for Civil Disobedience on July 21

Hopi activists have been informed that there is talk of civil disobedience  in order to shut down the electricity network in Iran on Tuesday July 21. This has predominantly come from technicians and workers in the power service, but they … Continue reading

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Death in the Dorms: Saeed Kamali Dehghan

From Guardian Online They came in the small hours, just as the dormitories were settling down for the night. Outside, Tehran was still in ferment, a city gripped by fury two days after a “stolen election”. Inside the dorms on … Continue reading

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Iran executes 'Sunni Militants'

From the BBC Iran has executed 13 members of a Sunni rebel group blamed for a spate of attacks in the south-east of the country, Iran’s state news agency says. They were members of Jundallah (God’s Soldiers). The execution of … Continue reading

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Sohrab Arabi: 19-year old Iranian Student Killed in Evin Prison

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From Iranian.com We are shocked to hear that an Iranian student, Sohrab Arabi, has been killed in Evin prison. He is pictured here alongside his mother, who has been campaigning for his release.

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More pictures from July 9/18 Tir

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