A Network of 27 State Agencies Suppresses Iranian Women by Enforcing the Mandatory Hijab

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Suppression Iranian women by enforcing the mandatory Hijab by a network of 27 state agencies

“A network of 27 state agencies suppresses Iranian women by enforcing the mandatory Hijab,” is the name of a study published by the Women’s Committee of the National Council of Resistance of Iran.
Repression at home and export of terrorism and fundamentalism abroad are the two prongs of the strategy adopted by the misogynist and medieval regime ruling Iran to preserve its rule. Iranian women have always been the first victims of domestic repression under the pretext of enforcing the mandatory Hijab.
Contrary to the mullahs’ expectations, Iranian women have refused to accept this imposition and defied the regime’s intention to deprive them of the right to choose their own clothing, a systematic and prevalent trend which has turned into a political and security issue for the regime.
That is why the first task of…

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Iran: State-Run Media Acknowledge How Mullahs’ Regime Is Using COVID-19 to Quell Restive Society

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Iran Protests- 12 January 2020 in Tehran and Other Iranian Cities

According to the Iranian opposition,nearly 70,000 peoplehave lost their lives due to the novel coronavirus pandemic in Iran.Since the beginning of this crisis,the Iranian regime resorted to cover–up andinaction to divert people’s attention from their righteous demands and control the restive Iranian society.This was because theNovember2019andJanuary 2020nationwide Iran protestshad shaken the regime’s foundations,and the mullahs know the next uprising willend in their downfall.

While reports from Iran indicated the arrival ofCOVID-19, the regime denied its existence tohave a larger turnout during its foundation anniversary andthe sham parliamentary elections. When the Iranian Resistance’s revelations and international community pressure forced the regime toacknowledge the existence of thevirus,itdownplayedit.The regime’s president, Hassan Rouhani,ledthe campaign of deception and cover-up. On May 23 he said:“Some are trying to scare people in the country about the Coronavirus disease. We…

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Iran: Freedom Within Reach

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Maryam Rajavi, President-elect of the National Council of Resistance of Iran

Iran: Freedom Within Reach” is a Special Report prepared by The Washington Times Special Sections Department.

Ten-point plan of the Iranian resistance for a Free Iran

By NCRI

No to velayat-e faqih (absolute clerical rule); Yes to people’s sovereignty in a pluralist republic based on universal suffrage;

Free Iran Global Summit

By NCRI

World summit brings together Iranians, international supporters, political dignitaries, and bipartisan lawmakers from five continents

Resistance units key to freedom in Iran

By NCRI

Since 2018, the Mujahedeen-e-Khalq’s (MEK) Resistance Units have stepped up their activities dramatically across the nation, not only spreading the Iranian Resistance’s messages , but also targeting the regime’s symbols and repressive centers.

222 co-sponsors unite on bipartisan H. Res. 374

By NCRI

A majority of the House of Representatives including 11 committee chairs and ranking members, and 113 subcommittee…

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NCRI’s Free Iran Global Summit

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TheNational Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI)is holding itsannual “Free Iran”summitin support of the Iranian people’s uprising to overthrow the corrupt and criminal regime.

Theonline summit islinkingsimultaneous rallies in major cities in Europe, the United States, and Australia, and it hasmore than 30,000 connection pointsfor participants. It is the largestonlinegathering of its kind in support of a free Iran.

Due to theCOVID-19 pandemic, this year’s “Free Iran Global Summit,” is being held virtually. But it has linked together supporters of a free Iran from more than 100 countries infivecontinents. The Iranian Resistance, including those who want to overthrow the ruling religious fascism both in Iran and Ashraf 3, Albania, home to members of thePeople’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK),isattending, with participants spanning a 17-hour time difference.

Nearly 1,000 prominent figures, politicians, and parliamentarians from five continents will take part in the rally…

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Free Iran Global Summit- Day 2, Call for Justice Over the 1988 Massacre

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Prominent international figures joined Iranians from across the globe during an internet conference calling for accountability regarding human rights violations in Iran – July 19, 2020

On July 19, 2020, the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) holds the second of its series of “Free Iran Global Summit” events. 

Due to theCOVID-19 pandemic, this year’s annual “Free IranGlobalSummit”is beingheld virtually. The first day of the event, brought together supporters of a free Iran from more than 100 countries in five continents, including both in Iran and Ashraf 3, Albania, home to members of thePeople’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK).

Today’s conference and its panelistsarecallingfor justice for the victims of the1988 massacreof 30,000 political prisoners, a crime against humanity which has remained unpunished for the past 32 years. The NCRI’s conference calls on the international community to hold the Iranian regime’s officials accountable for this crime and…

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Iran Coronavirus Update: Over 73,200 Deaths, Over 18,200 in Tehran Alone

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Coronavirus outbreak in Iran – July 2020

Over 73,200 people have died of the novel coronavirus in 346 cities checkered across all of Iran’s 31 provinces, according to reports tallied by the inside network of the Iranian opposition People’s Mojahedin Organization of Iran (PMOI/MEK) as of Sunday afternoon local time, July 19. The official death count declared by the regime stands at 14,188 around a fifth of the actual figure.
The spokesperson of the regime’s Health Ministry said on Sunday that 209 people had died of the novel coronavirus during the past 24-hour period and 3,556 patients are in ICU. These are the highest official numbers since the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic. “The provinces of East Azerbaijan, Ilam, Bushehr, Razavi Khorasan, Khuzestan, Zanjan, Golestan, Mazandaran, Kerman and Fars are in code red conditions,” she added.

While Iranian regime President Hassan Rouhani said on Saturday (July 18)that 25 million Iranians…

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Free Iran 2020 Conference on Iranian Regime’s Terrorism

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Maraym Rajavi at the Free Iran 2020 Conference on Iranian Regime’s Terrorism – July 20, 2020

Monday, July 20 – was the third and final day of the National Council of Resistance of Iran’s (NCRI) Free Iran Global Summit 2020, which had to be held online due to the coronavirus pandemic. It featured a conference on the terrorism of the Iranian regime abroad, The conference and its panellists urged foreign governments to shut down Iranian embassies and consulates in their countries,  as well as expel the agents and operatives of the regime. The keynote speaker of the event was Mrs. Maryam Rajavi, the President-elect of NCRI.  Mrs. Rajavi began by explaining that terrorism “is the essence” of the regime and so the mullahs cannot be separated from it before going on to list just some of the regime’s terror activities over the past four decades. 

She said:“[This]is how the regime has held onto power over more than 40 years…

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The Iranian Regime’s IRGC Quds Force: 1980s- Present

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The position of the Quds terrorist force in the structure of the IRGC and the armed forces of the Mullahs’ regime

TheIslamic Revolutionary Guards Corp (IRGC)was established on May 5, 1979. What started as a paramilitary group of ideologically trained units loyal to the supreme leader has now grown to be the sole protector and backbone of the ruling mullahs in Iran.

The Quds Force is one of four forces of theRevolutionary Guards (IRGC). The other three forces are the ground forces under the command of the IRGC Brigadier General Mohammad Pakpour, the Air Force under the command of the IRGC Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh, and the Navy under the command of IRGC Brigadier General Alireza Tangsiri.

In addition to these four forces, theIRGChas organized a mobilization force called the Basij Organization, which is now under the command of IRGC Brigadier General Gholamreza…

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Iran: Issuing Harsh Sentences Confirms Regime Has Lost Control Over Society

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Iran protests, January 2020- file photo

Within the last two weeks, the Iranian regime has mounted oppressive measures.The mullahs’ Judiciaryhas upheld severaldeath sentencesfor those arrested during the nationwideIran protests in November 2019. But this increasing oppression confirms the Iranian society’s restivenessand that the regime has lost its control. Nevertheless, it does notunderminethe necessity of the international community taking action to prevent bloodshed in Iran.

Last week, the regime’sHighCourt of Appealupheld the death sentences previously issued for three young men, arrested during the nationwide Iran protests.Political prisoners Amir Hossein Moradi, 26, SaeedTamjidi, 28, and MohammadRajabi, 26, were arrested for participating in the November uprising and sentenced to death after being tortured for a long time.

The economic crisis, poverty, high inflation rate, the regime’s institutionalized corruptionand oppression, along with theCOVID-19crisis andthemullahs’ mismanagement of it haveturned the Iranian society into a powder keg. Nowsenior regime officials…

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Another Achievement of Iran’s Misogynous Regime: Women Living in Holes and Canals

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The Iranian regime has brought nothing but poverty and destruction for Iranian people. Iranian womenare under even greater pressure,due to the regime’s misogynist nature. The current situation of the Iranian society has forcedsome Iranianwomen to live in holes and canals, according toa regime expert.

In an interview with the state-runEtemadonlinewebsite,Mohammad RezaMahboubfarsaid: “Some women heads of households have no shelterandare forced to live in ruins, destroyed buildings,shantytowns, tents, underground holes and canals. Female slumdwellersdonot haveappropriate housing.”

Iran is one of the richest countries intheworld in terms of natural resources. Yet, the Iranian regime has plunderedthenation’swealth topursue its warmongering policies such ashelping itsterrorist proxy groups in other countries,obtaininga nuclearbomb,andincreasingsuppression. These policieshaveforced the Iranian people into poverty. Many Iranians are forced to become slumdwellers.

In this regard,Mahboubfarsaid: “In the past, the number ofslumdwellerswassaid to be around 25 million, but today it has risen to 38 million. We cansurelysay thatslumdwellersin Tehran haveincreased…

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