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Category Archive: workers

Jan 25 2012

Iran: Two trade unionists released, but more arrested

24 January 2012 Two worker activists by the names Sharif Saed Panah and Mozaffar Saleh Nia, both members of the Free Union of Iranian Workers, who were arrested earlier this month, have been released on bail. The release follows several weeks of campaigning both inside and outside Iran. The released workers were jubilantly greeted by …

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Nov 05 2011

Join 5 November International Day of Solidarity with Iranian Workers

34 cities in 16 countries there will be various actions in support of Iranian workers. Join them if you can. Here’s more information on the various protests. The Islamic Republic has recently handed down heavy prison sentences to labour and political activists in Iran. These criminal acts of repression must be met by an international …

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