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A few important #Iran reads

“Khamenei has also understood that his old tactics are no longer effective. He can’t preserve his rule by resorting to more violence, by shutting down communications and threatening to kill the people.”
#IranProtests update:
-Uprising in 189 cities & towns
-1,029 killed
-4,000+ injured
-12,000+ arrested
-Number of identified victims reaches 350
“During these courageous uprisings & protests, the youth of our homeland once again showed this regime is irreformable & that both reformist & hardline factions of the regime have responded to even the smallest gathering & protest with bullets…”
“With the parliamentary elections closing in, the question is, what is the role of the Majlis [parliament] when the crucial decisions such as the gas price hikes are made somewhere else [by the dictator @Khamenei_ir]?”
The governor of Ghale Hasan Khan (Qods city) admitted security forces were ordered to shoot & kill protesters. Leila Vatheghi said during a televised interview on state television that she has personally “ordered security forces to shoot & kill…”
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