protests

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  • هند 2020-03-07 15:16

    Consider these facts when studying massacre of Indian Muslims

    Tehran- Tensions erupted after the New Delhi in December passed a law that fast-tracks citizenship for persecuted non-Muslim minorities from neighboring countries. More than 40 people were killed last week in New Delhi in sectarian violence sparked by the citizenship law. Observers warn that the law could eventually lead to the expulsion or detention of Muslims in India.

  • Motahari 2020-02-12 22:33

    People entitled to protest peacefully against economic, political situation: MP

    TEHRAN - Senior parliamentarian Ali Motahari said on Tuesday that the people are entitled to protest against economic shortcomings or political situation in a peaceful and legal manner.

  • Protest in Montreal warning about U.S. threats of war on Iran 2020-01-26 20:58

    Photo by: Atefeh Arani

    Protest in Montreal warning about U.S. threats of war on Iran

    Demonstrators from different peace activist movements held rallies in Montreal, Canada, on Sunday condemning the U.S. sanctions against the Iranian people and warned against Washington’s threat of war against the Islamic Republic. The demonstrators, who gathered in the front of the U.S. consulate in Montreal, chanted “No War with Iran” and “Stop Economic Terrorism against Iran”.

  • Protesters 2020-01-26 20:36

    Protesters oppose U.S. economic warfare on Iran

    TEHRAN — Demonstrators gathered outside the United States State Capitol Building on Saturday afternoon to oppose the U.S. economic warfare against Iran.

  • From a ‘color organization’ to ‘Joker’s mask’ 2019-12-31 13:26

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    From a ‘color organization’ to ‘Joker’s mask’

    Theories of soft subversion have always been popular around the world, in the form of “symbolization” in social movements and protests.

  • Demonstrators gathered as part of a national strike protesting changes to the French pension system last week in Paris. (Credit...Kiran Ridley/Getty Images) 2019-12-10 21:23

    Iran issues travel advisory for France due to unrest

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Foreign Ministry on Tuesday issued a warning for Iranian citizens to postpone traveling to France amid ongoing protests and civil unrest in the European country.

  • Climate march; largest protest in Montreal’s history 2019-11-03 15:44

    Photo: Atefeh Arani

    Climate march; largest protest in Montreal’s history

    TEHRAN – Thousands of climate protesters pour onto the streets of Montreal, Canada, in September 27, 2019. Called the largest protest in the city’s history, the rally was led by a 16-year-old Swedish environment activist Greta Thunberg, who called on all the workers, unions, community groups and students to attend a one-day strike to highlight the existential threat climate change poses to citizens and the economy, with a motto of “our house is on fire”.

  • Hashd 2019-11-02 21:12

    Statement: Iraqi people not to remain silent toward insult against Iran in protests 

    TEHRAN – A large Iraqi popular group, in a statement on Saturday, announced that the majority of Iraqis oppose strongly any form of insult against Iran in the ongoing protests. 

  • Abdel Fattah el-Sisi 2019-09-22 22:47

    Will General Abdel Fattah El-Sisi return to Egypt?

    For the first time since Abdel Fattah el-Sisi came to power in Egypt, there have been wide protests against him in Cairo and other cities. The protesters have called for his dismissal due to growing corruption.

  • Abdel Fattah el-sisi and bin Salman 2019-09-22 11:41

    By Hana Saada

    Is a new crisis looming in Egypt amid protests calling for El-Sisi ousting?

    "Hey [Donald Trump], your favorite dictator is on his way to NYC, keep him there, Egyptians don't want him back," pro-democracy activist Iyad el-Baghdadi wrote on Twitter.

  • University students protest against old transport fleet  2018-12-29 21:29

    University students protest against old transport fleet 

    TEHRAN — Hundreds of university students participated in a demonstration at Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch, in Tehran on Saturday, to stage their protest about old transport fleet which led recently to the death and injury of dozens of their peers.

  • Europe 2018-12-23 10:48

    By Hanif Ghafari

    The turbulent sea of Europe

    TEHRAN - As it could be expected, the current protests in France against Emmanuel Macron's policies didn't come to an end, but we're rather witnessing the spread of these protests to other parts of Europe. The anti-capitalist protest of the French citizens is now spreading to other European countries, including the Netherlands and Belgium.

  • Kashmir 2018-12-18 09:35

    Kashmir shuts down to protest civilian killings

    TEHRAN - For the third consecutive day on Monday, situation in Indian-controlled-Kashmir remained tense over the killing of seven civilians by security forces on Saturday.

  • The President of the French National Rally political party, Marin Le Pen 2018-12-14 12:14

    By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Le Pen's under-plot for the French President

    TEHRAN - The President of the French National Rally political party, Marin Le Pen, is trying to take little stances on the new protests in her country. Some French politicians have accused her of interfering in the recent protests in favor of the French National Rally. Meanwhile, many analysts believe that, ultimately, the outcome of Macron's removal from power will be the presence of far-right nationalists (led by Le Pen) at the Elysees Palace.

  • Indian farmers 2018-12-02 08:50

    Farmers' protest rocks Indian capital

    TEHRAN _ At a time when Indian Prime Minister is attending the G-20 summit, India's capital city has been rocked by farmers' protest. Thousands of farmers from across the country took to streets in New Delhi on Friday, demanding relief from debt, higher prices for their crop and a session of parliament dedicated to their demands.

  • Bangladesh 2018-08-12 11:08

    Bangladesh govt under fire as student protests grow

    TEHRAN - With student protests against the lack of road safety measures in Bangladesh growing, the government led by Sheikh Hasina is increasingly finding itself in troubled waters. The government has been criticized by rights activists across the world for using force to quell the protests.

  • Students, journalists protest against Bangladesh govt 2018-08-09 12:52

    Students, journalists protest against Bangladesh govt

    Journalists in Bangladesh have gave a 72-hour ultimatum to the Sheikh Hasina government to arrest miscreants responsible for attacks on media persons while covering the protests by students over road safety, according to media reports.

  • Bangladesh 2018-08-07 11:29

    Violent protests in Bangladesh over road safety

    TEHRAN - The violent protests over road safety in Bangladesh have entered tenth day even as the police continued to fire teargas and the country’s authorities urged protestors, mostly students, to go home.

  • Tehran bazaar rioters arrested, prosecutor says 2018-06-26 21:31

    Tehran bazaar rioters arrested, prosecutor says

    TEHRAN – Abbas Jafari-Dolatabadi, the Tehran prosecutor general, has said that the “main provocateurs” who planned Monday’s protests in Tehran’s bazaar have been arrested.

  • Hanif Ghaffari 2018-05-29 12:00

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Anger is flaring up in France: Macron’s three big mistakes

    The protests against Emmanuel Macron, the young president of France, are getting wider throughout the country. Macron's economic, educational, and social reforms are in contradiction with "equal opportunities" in France, and this has led to the anger of various different sectors of his procedure.

  • Dervish Cult 2018-02-20 18:51

    Cult fanatics kill 5 policemen in northern Tehran

    TEHRAN – Violent protests by members of a Dervish cult in the Pasdaran neighborhood in northern Tehran on Monday left five security forces killed.

  • Recurrent dust storms, public utility outage provoked protests in Ahwaz 2017-02-16 20:38

    Dust storm, public utility outage spark protests in Ahwaz

    TEHRAN — Recurrent periods of suffocating dust storms, lately accompanied by crippling power and water supply cuts, have provoked public protests in the city of Ahwaz, southwestern province of Khuzestan.

  • بحرین 1 2017-01-15 20:01

    Bahrain executions spark protests

    Bahrain has executed three anti-regime activists over their alleged role in a 2014 bomb attack, amid widespread public anger against the death verdicts, sparking protests and stoking tensions between the country's majority and its Sunni rulers.

  • anti trump protests 2017-01-15 19:58

    Washington protesters vow to fight for civil rights under Trump

    U.S. civil rights activists vowed to defend hard-fought gains in voting rights and criminal justice during the presidency of Donald Trump, kicking off a week of protests ahead of the Republican's inauguration.