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Iran Protests in Isfahan Continues

By INU Staff

INU - Hundreds of Iranians have staged yet again of anti-regime protests in the city of Isfahan, which shows just how angry the populace is over the growing economic crisis in the country.

The people are protesting the sharp increase in the cost of imported products due to the rial’s sudden fall against the dollar, as well as increased poverty and unemployment.

Iran: Third uninterrupted day of protests in different Iranian cities

By INU Staff

INU - On Thursday, August 2, on the second day of the uprising, protests spread to various cities of Iran. Demonstration of angry people that had begun on Thursday morning in Isfahan, Shiraz, Mashhad, Shahin Shahr, Najaf Abad, spread to Ahvaz, Arak, Karaj, Tehran and many other cities hours later.

Iran: “Revolution of the Hungry” on the Horizon

By INU Staff

INU - Over the past few days, the rial, Iran’s national currency, has fallen by almost 20 per cent. The economy is crashing and it is an effect of the United States’ withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), or the 2015 Iran nuclear deal as it is known. In May, U.S. President Donald Trump announced that after months of speculation the United States would not remain in the deal that is ineffective and basically a guarantee of a future race for arms in the region. He said that the economic sanctions that were lifted as a result of the deal would be reapplied and that further actions would be taken.

The Regime planned to bomb the Free Iran rally, attended by over 100,000 people,

By INU Staff

INU - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called the Iranian mullahs “wolves in sheep’s clothing” during an address to the Iranian-American community in Regan’s Library on July 22.

The security forces arrested five people, including two members of the Writers Association,

By INU Staff

INU The Iranian Regime has banned the Iranian people from commemorating the life of the late poet and human rights advocate Ahmad Shamlou, which shows just how desperate the mullahs have become to quell the ongoing protest movement.

This is why the people of Iran instigated a major uprising at the end of last year

by Poorang Novak

The Iranian regime has been given chance after chance to reform but it has failed to do so on each occasion. Different world leaders have used different strategies – taking a harsh approach, rapprochement, appeasement policies, and so on – but none have been effective.

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