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THREAD - #IranProtests
January 16

Tehran, #Iran
Saipa & Iran Khodro car purchasers rallying outside the Ministry of Industries, Mines & Trade, protesting the skyrocketing of their pre-purchased cars.
Jan 16 - Ahvaz, SW #Iran
City railway employees rallying outside the company office, protesting paycheck delays & not receiving answers to their demands.
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Jan 16 - Asaluyeh, S #Iran
RAMPCO petrochemical employees rallying & protesting their paychecks being delayed for the past five months.
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Jan 15 - Rasht, N #Iran
Clients of the Caspian credit firm (linked to the Revolutionary Guards - IRGC) are rallying & demanding their stolen life savings returned.
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Jan 15 - Yazd, central #Iran
Teachers rallying outside the governor's office, protesting schools' mismanagement & not receiving their full paychecks/pensions.
These teachers have not received their paychecks for the past 9 months.
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Jan 15 - Ahvaz, SW #Iran
City rail-workers rallying outside the company office, protesting paycheck delays & poor working conditions.
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THREAD - #IranProtests
January 14

Tehran, #Iran
Teachers rallying outside Teachers Retirement Organization, protesting poor insurance.
Jan 14 - Tehran, #Iran
People who purchased vehicles from Saipa & Iran Khodro are seen rallying outside the Ministry of Industry, Mining & Trade, protesting skyrocketing prices & monopoly practices by regime officials.
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Jan 14 - Mashhad, NE #Iran
Clients of the Caspian credit firm (linked to the Revolutionary Guards - IRGC) rallying outside the Pamchal branch, protesting regime officials stealing their life savings.
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THREAD - #IranProtests
January 13

Mashhad, NE #Iran
Clients of the Caspian credit firm (linked to the Revolutionary Guards - IRGC) protesting outside the governor's office & demanding their savings returned.

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Jan 13 - Tehran, #Iran
Clients of the Caspian credit firm (linked to the Revolutionary Guards - IRGC) protesting outside the governor's office & demanding their savings returned.
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Jan 13 - Tehran, #Iran
Retirees seeking answers from officials to their demands & protesting authorities stealing their money.
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THREAD - #IranProtests
January 12

Bank Ayandeh clients rallying outside a branch demanding their savings as rumors spread over the bank planning to close down.
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Jan 12 - #Iran
Karaj - Bahman Khodro purchasers demanding their cars to be delivered
Shadegan - Municipality workers protesting not receiving their paychecks for 8 months
Jan 12 - Shush, SW #Iran
Employees of the Haft Tapeh sugar cane mill launching their forth strike, protesting officials' refusal to respond to their demands.
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THREAD - #IranProtests
January 10

Shush, SW #Iran
Employees of the Haft Tapeh sugar cane mill on strike, protesting paycheck delays.
Jan 10 - Kermanshah, W #Iran
Early images of teachers beginning to gather for their rally outside the Kermanshah Province Education Department.
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Jan 10 - Kermanshah, W #Iran
Teachers protesting outside the Kermanshah Province Education Department.

Chants:
"The government is betraying us, the parliament is supporting these measures"

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THREAD - #IranProtests
January 8

#Iran
Qeshm - Employees of three state companies protesting 4 months of delayed paychecks
Tehran - Car purchasers are demanding their vehicles delivered
Dezful - Municipality workers protesting not receiving their paychecks, poor job conditions
Jan 8 - Rasht, N #Iran
Clients of the Caspian credit firm (linked to the Revolutionary Guards - IRGC) protesting & demanding their stolen money returned.

Chants:
"We have gone here & there fore three years, only to hear threats"

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Jan 8 - Kerman, south-central #Iran
Locals rallying outside governor's office, protesting dam construction & transferring waters that will ultimately destroy local environment.
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Jan 7 - Varzaneh, Isfahan Province, central #Iran
Farmers marching & protesting for their share of river waters.
Authorities are rerouting local rivers for government projects, leaving locals devastated.
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Jan 7 - Tehran, #Iran
Purchasers of Saipa (Citroen C3) vehicles who placed down payments are seen here rallying outside the Ministry of Industry, Mines & Trade, protesting the vehicles' skyrocketing prices.

Chants:
"Our industry ministry has lobbied with Saipa"

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Jan 7 - Kermanshah, W #Iran
Source says the city's Azadi (Freedom) Square is very crowded, could be the start of an anti-regime protest rally.
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Jan 6 - Tehran, #Iran
Handicapped individuals holding a rally outside the regime's Majlis (parliament), protesting not receiving minimum insurance and decent medical care.

Regime officials are refusing to implement a law passed to provide care for such individuals.
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Jan 6 - Tehran, #Iran
Employees of the Agriculture Insurance Fund rallying from across the country outside the Employment Organization, demanding answers to their hardships & the regime refusing to implement certain laws.
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Jan 6 - Varzaneh, Isfahan province, central #Iran
Farmers protesting authorities' policies of rerouting locals rivers, leaving their lands devastated.

Chants:
"Death to Rouhani the liar"
"Death to oppressors, Hail to farmers"

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#Iran Jan 2-Isfahan

Thousands of Isfahan farmers gather in the barren land that was once Zayanderud in protest to water diversion.
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#Iran Jan 2-Isfahan

Thousands of Khvorasgan farmers gathered today in protest to the diversion of water.
signs read, “Where is my Zayanderud”, referring to the once flourishing Isfahan river which has now all but dried out as a result of extraction before reaching Isfahan.
#Iran Jan 2-Isfahan
Thousands of Khvorasgan farmers gathered today in protest to the diversion of water.
signs read, “Where is my Zayanderud”, referring to the once flourishing Isfahan river which has now all but dried out as a result of extraction before reaching Isfahan
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THREAD - #IranProtests
January 2

Isfahan, central #Iran
Farmers are rallying & demanding their share of river waters that have been rerouted by authorities for government projects.
Jan 2 - Isfahan, central #Iran
Over 2,000 people said to be rallying & protesting for their share of river waters that have been rerouted by authorities for government projects.
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Jan 2 - Tehran, #Iran
Retired workers from across the country are rallying outside the regime's Majlis (parliament).

Chants:
"Release jailed teachers"

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Jan 1 - Tehran, #Iran
Authorities dispatching large number of security forces to prevent rally outside Tehran University.
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Jan 1 - Varzaneh, Isfahan Province, central #Iran
Farmers continuing their rallies, protesting authorities' policy of rerouting river waters for government projects, leaving local farms destroyed.

Chants:
"Rouhani, you liar; what happened to our Zayanderud River?"

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Jan 1 - Rasht, northern #Iran
Clients of the Caspian credit firm (linked to the Revolutionary Guards - IRGC) rallying & demanding their stolen savings returned.
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Dec 31 - Tehran, #Iran
Sources say people starting to hold a gathering outside a university in Tehran.
Youth heading towards Enghelab (Revolution) Square.

Voice says authorities are attacking the youth.

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Dec 31 - Tehran, #Iran
Around 11:30 am
Rally at Tehran University, heading to Enghelab (Revolution) Square.
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Dec 31 - Tehran, #Iran
More footage of today's rally at Tehran University, heading to Enghelab (Revolution) Square.
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#Iran Dec 31
Following Tehran's students protest to the unaccountability of university officials on the death of 10 people killed in a bus accident, they call to an protest rally for Monday.
Sources say that security forces closed the main square fear of a new protest.
#Iran Dec 31- Tehran
Students held a gathering in the campus of the Tehran Azad University’s Science and Research in protest for 3rd day to the unaccountability of university officials on the death of 10 people killed in a bus accident.
#Iran Dec 31
Following Tehran student's protest and in a ridiculous attempt, university officials have been washing the buses to provide as a new vehicles to the students.

The presence of older vehicles killed 10 students on Dec 25.

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There is no guarantee that we (regime) will stay and others will go.

Grandson of Islamic Republic’s founder says regime’s survival is not guaranteed irannewswire.org/grandson-of-is…
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“We have to fear the day that positions collapse and roles change,” Hassan Khomeini said.
Iranian officials made similar remarks in the past few days indicating a growing fear of regime change among the regime’s elite.
irannewswire.org/grandson-of-is…
The more than 9,000 reported protests in 2018 has the #Iranian government concerned that their 40 years of brutal rule and corruption, which has 80% of the population living under poverty, will finally catch up with them.
irannewswire.org/irans-2018-pro…
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THREAD - #IranProtests
December 30

Tehran, #Iran
Students of the Science & Research University gathering to hold another rally today, protesting the regime's plundering and neglect regarding the safety & security of college students.
Dec 30 - Tehran, #Iran
Students of the Science & Research University holding another rally today, protesting the regime's plundering and neglect regarding the safety & security of college students.

Chants:
"College students won't live in shame"

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Dec 30 - Isfahan, central #Iran
Farmers demanding their share of river waters as authorities are rerouting these sources for government projects & their own interests.
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Dec 29 - Tehran, #Iran
Students of the Science & Research University holding a gathering in memory of their classmates who lost their lives in a recent bus accident.
They'are also chanting against Iranian regime officials.
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Dec 29 - Tehran, #Iran
"Velayati, resign, resign"
Students of the Science & Research University chanting against Iranian regime officials while holding a gathering in memory of their classmates who lost their lives in a recent bus accident.
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Dec 29 - Tehran, #Iran
"Our back to the enemy, facing the nation"
Students of the Science & Research University chanting against Iranian regime officials while holding a gathering in memory of their classmates who lost their lives in a recent bus accident.
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#IranProtests Dec 29
Tehran Science & Research University's students gathered demanding responsiveness of authorities toward the tragic bus accident.
10 students were killed in a bus accident at this university.
#IranProtests Dec 29
Tehran Science & Research University's students gathered to protest to the tragic bus accident at this university which killed 10 and left dozens injured.
#Iran Dec 29 - Tehran
Tehran Science & Research University's students gathered today demanding the officials to respond due the tragic bus accident which could have been prevented.
Chant:" Students will die, will never be degraded."
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THREAD - #IranProtests
December 27

Isfahan Province, central #Iran
Farmers of Varzaneh & Khorasgan beginning to hold today's rally, protesting authorities' measures of rerouting local rivers & leaving their farms without water.
Dec 27 - Mahdasht, northern #Iran
Truckers across the country are continuing their nationwide strike for the sixth day, demanding higher wages as prices of goods continue to rise.
This is the fifth such strike launched by Iranian truck drivers.
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Dec 27 - Urmia, NW #Iran
Employed & retired teachers protesting their low wages & demanding the release of their jailed colleagues.
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THREAD - #IranProtests
December 26

Ahvaz, SW #Iran
Family members of arrested National Steel Group employees are rallying outside the Khuzestan Province governor's office and demanding their loved ones' release.
Dec 26 - Isfahan, central #Iran
Farmers are rallying and demanding their share of river waters.
Local rivers have been rerouted by authorities, leaving the farmers' lands facing utter destruction.
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Dec 26 - Tehran, #Iran
Qezelhesar highway
The roads are very empty of trucks as truckers across the country are continuing their nationwide strike demanding higher wages as prices are skyrocketing across the board.
Protests spreading to 31 cities in 21 provinces.
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#IranProtests Dec 25 Neyshabur- Yazd

Loading station where all drivers are on strike as drivers are on the 5th day of a nationwide strike demanding higher wages.
According to eyewitness reports, most of loading stations in Isfahan were empty in numerous cities.
Dec 25 - #Iran
Rasht - Clients of the Caspian credit agency (linked to the Revolutionary Guards - IRGC) are holding a protest rally demanding their stolen savings returned.
Mashhad - Padideh credit agency clients protesting.
Moghan - Agriculture workers on strike.
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#Iran Dec 25 Mashhad
Sources say the shopkeepers of Ferdowsi bazaar go on strike, protesting mismanagement and an increase in monthly rents.
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THREAD - #IranProtests
December 25

Neyshabur, NE #Iran
Loading station where all drivers are on strike as drivers are on the fourth day of a nationwide strike demanding higher wages.
Dec 25 - #Iran
Rasht - Clients of the Caspian credit agency (linked to the Revolutionary Guards - IRGC) are holding a protest rally demanding their stolen savings returned.
Mashhad - Padideh credit agency clients protesting.
Moghan - Agriculture workers on strike.
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Dec 25 - Mashhad, NE #Iran
Store-owners of the Ferdowsi bazaar on strike, protesting mismanagement and an increase in monthly rents.
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THREAD - #IranProtests
December 24

Sanandaj, W #Iran
Truckers on strike as this protest movement is gaining momentum across the country. Drivers are demanding an increase in their paychecks.
Dec 24 - Varzaneh, Isfahan Province, central #Iran
Third day of farmers protesting and demanding their share of river waters.
They will no longer accept to live in shame.
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Dec 24 - Varzaneh, Isfahan Province, central #Iran
Third day of farmers rallying, protesting and demanding their share of river waters.

Chants:
"Our problems will not be resolved with coward officials"

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#IranProtests Dec 23 -Tabriz
Teachers holding protest rally and demanding the unity of Iran's society.
Chants:
"Workers, teachers, unite, unite"
#IranProtests Dec 23 - Masjed Soleyman
Cement factory workers rallying outside the factory building, protesting delayed paychecks and not receiving their insurance pensions.
#IranProtests Dec 23 -Mashhad
Depositors holding protest rally demanding their money back from regime affiliated credit institution, Caspian.
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