Joint ITUC/ETUC Letter to the EU regarding the escalating international tension in Iran and Libya

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Joint ITUC/ETUC Letter to the EU regarding the escalating international tension in Iran and Libya 2020-01-14 [ITUC]

Haft Tappeh workers on street protests and downing of Ukrainian airliner For more info 2020-01-13 [SZAC]

Journalists demand end to censorship of Iranian media on Instagram 2020-01-11 [IFJ]

Journalist summoned to serve 8-month jail sentence 2020-01-11 [IFJ]

Global Pilots on Ukraine International Airlines flight PS-752 2020-01-11 [IFALPA]

Unions demand transparent investigation into plane crash 2020-01-11 [EI]

ITUC calls on the governments of the US and Iran 2020-01-08 [Scoop World]

IASWI’s Statement on Assassination of Qasem Soleimani and its Aftermath 2020-01-07 [IASWI]

SAFTU condemns Trump’s murder of Iranian Army leader General Qassem Soleimani 2020-01-07 [SAFTU]

Images of defenseless Iranians who stood up for freedom For more info 2020-01-02 [Iran Human Rights Monitor]

Students, workers, nurses protest in several cities 2020-01-02 [People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran]

Hassan Saidi’s five-year sentence upheld! For more info 2019-12-30 [SZAC]

Regime journalist involved in labor activist's forced confession 2019-12-27 [The Post]

shutdowns the internet to quell protesters. 2019-12-27 [Riyadh Daily]

Labor Activist's Twitter Deactivated After Suing State TV Reporter 2019-12-26 [Radio Farda]

Teachers Strike Across Iran in Line With the November Iran Protests 2019-12-25 [INU]

Iran Protests: Retirees, Teachers and Workers in Tehran and Various Cities Stage Protest Gatherings 2019-12-25 [NCRI]

Teenage porter brothers freeze to death in Kurdistan! For more info 2019-12-24 [SZAC]

Global Trade Union With 200 Million Members Declares Solidarity With Iran Protesters 2019-12-24 [NCRI]

ITUC condemns Iranian🇮🇷 government’s lethal violence against protesters For more info 2019-12-22 [ITUC]

IFJ hosts meeting on security threats to Iranian journalists working abroad 2019-12-18 [IFJ]

The Most Unprecedented Crimes of the 21st Century 2019-12-17 [Booksie.com]

The heroic true story the popular resistance in Khorramshahr against tyranny 2019-12-14 [The Levant News]

Victim of Deadliest Unrest Since the Revolution 40 years ago 2019-12-12 [‌‌Booksie]

Ali Nejati sentenced to five years in prison! For more info 2019-12-12 [SZAC]

Student Day in Tehran For more info 2019-12-07 [SZAC]

Esmail Bakhshi returns to work For more info 2019-12-07 [SZAC]

Haft Tappeh strike suspended on 72nd day For more info 2019-12-07 [SZAC]

Neda Naji sentenced to five and a half years in prison! For more info 2019-12-06 [SZAC]

Sepideh Gholian released from prison For more info 2019-12-04 [SZAC]

Special meeting following Government threats against Iranian journalists working abroad 2019-12-04 [IFJ]

Unpaid wages, hungry workers, live bullets 2019-12-04 [IUF]

Hamid's journey ended in deadliest political unrest since the Islamic Revolution 40 years ago For more info 2019-12-03 [BEFORE IT'S NEWS]

Government attacks critical TV channel as ‘terrorist' 2019-12-03 [IFJ]

IndustriALL stands in solidarity with the people of Iran 2019-11-29 [IndustriALL]

'Cruel and inhumane' treatment must stop, insists NUJ 2019-11-27 [NUJ]

ITUC condemns Iranian government’s lethal violence against protesters 2019-11-21 [ITUC]

Gov't threatens protesters kills at least 251 in day 3 of internet blackout 2019-11-20 [Iran News Wire]

Authorities shut down internet access amid rising repression against protesters 2019-11-19 [IFJ]

Sepideh Gholian arrested again! For more info 2019-11-19 [SZAC]

Hamid Rahmati: jailed teacher in infirmary on 6th day of hunger strike! For more info 2019-11-15 [SZAC]

Sugar Mill Workers Again Resort to Protests For Unpaid Wages 2019-11-14 [Radio Farda]

Day four of the latest Haft Tappeh strike For more info 2019-11-07 [SZAC]

Neda Naji: still in jail 190 days after May Day! For more info 2019-11-06 [SZAC]

Esmail Bakhshi freed! For more info 2019-10-30 [SZAC]

Six labour movement activists released 2019-10-28 [The Morning Star]

Sepideh Gholian freed! For more info 2019-10-26 [SZAC]

How ME’s largest equipment maker was destroyed with privatization 2019-10-23 [Iran News Wire]

IndustriALL demands release of 21 workers in Iran 2019-10-23 [IndustriALL]

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This month in labour history

16-01-1979 The Shah of Iran flees into exile after months of protests which included strikes by unions and leftwing groups. [more]