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Today, Thursday April 16 2015, a number of comrades active in the ‘Iranian workers are not alone!’ campaign, as in previous years, and this time on the eve of May Day, distributed posters in support of Behnam Ebrahimzadeh and Manijeh Sadeghi, two jailed labour activists.

Once again Iran’s teachers have had to protest against low wages and their low status compared to other state employees.

All workers of the Bafgh iron ore mine have now been released and plans to privatise the mine have been shelved.

IWSN’S message of sympathy and condolences on the Soma mine disaster in Turkey.

Saturday, 14 March 2010 An enthusiastic group of British trade unionists and IWSN activists gathered outside the Iranian regime’s embassy in London at 13:00 on March 13. After assembling on the other side of the road, where pickets are normally held, the protesters moved to the pavement outside the embassy to hold placards with slogans […]

As part of the widespread arrests of activists in Iran during the past few days Alireza Saghafi was arrested on Monday, February 1, 2010. He is a member of the Iranian Writers’ Association and a labour rights activist who was arrested on May Day 2009 in Tehran’s Laleh Park. Alireza Saghafi was summoned to appear […]


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