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11 July 2014 The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) has demanded the release of Reza Shahabi, the imprisoned Iranian trade unionist and prisoner of conscience. Shahabi, who is the treasurer

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The following statement has been released by Tehran and Suburbs Vahed Bus Workers Syndicate on the condition of Reza Shahabi: As previously stated by the ‘Syndicate of Workers of Tehran

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Many labor activists continue to face repression in Iran. Among the activists in jail, Reza Shahabi, the treasurer of Vahed Bus Workers Syndicate has been twice hospitalized in the course

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Along with easing international tensions and steps to remove the international sanctions, the administration of president Rouhani has embarked on economic measures making the country attractive to foreign capital and

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On May 24, 1200 Saveh Steel Rolling Factory workers went on strike followed by a second strike winning their demands. In the course of down sizing the factory, about 50

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Following the minimum wage set for the year 2013, a group of state-sponsored workers organizations attempted to derail workers protests and channel them towards appealing through official channels. A complaint

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With problems lingering in the economy, there are reports of many labor protest actions with demands ranging from back wage and benefits payments, job classification implementation necessary for receiving benefits,

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It has been forty days since Jafar Azimzadeh, head of the steering committee of Free Union of Iranian Workers, has been in Jail in Iran following his arrest on the

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