“Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable” - John F. Kennedy
Fierce clashes reported in Iranian Kurdistan • Oil workers join protests, social media reports say
Zhagari-Ratcliffe has been outspoken in her support for the demonstrators in Iran in light of the clashes and violence that have broken out.
Woman who died avoided politics • Death triggered worldwide protests
Though Raisi shared vague condolences following the death of Mahsa Amini, he also used his platform to warn that continued public uproar would not be tolerated.
Demonstrations that erupted more than a week ago at the funeral of a 22-year-old Kurdish woman named Mahsa Amini have turned into the biggest protests in years.
London-based NetBlocks' data shows a near-total disruption to internet service in parts of Kurdistan province, Tehran and other parts of Iran.
The fact that Iran’s leadership faces mass protests nearly every year shows that it knows its hold on power is tenuous.
The death of Mahsa Amini in police custody has been condemned nationwide.
Iran’s regime has tried to claim that she suffered from a heart condition. However, she was young, and protesters do not accept this explanation.