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A Tale of Security and Judicial Tactics againt Mahshahr Free Economic Zone Workers Union

Manouchehr Yarahmadi, the head of the Union of Project based and Contracting Workers at Bandar Emam Petrochemical Complexes in an interview with Iranian Labour News Agency (ILNA) described the history of formation of the Union as well as the police and judicial actions brought about on the union and the workers lot in the administration […]

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Razi Petrochemical Labor Activists Sentenced

Following the complaint filed by the employer, four worker activists, Mousa Hendijani, Maziyar Rahmizadeh, Gholamhossein Heidari and Adel Rashedi were sentenced by the court. The four workers were among the twelve who represented workers in 2013 negotiations with the employer. The four have been accused of “disturbing the peace” and “threatening and insulting” by the […]

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Bafgh Miners go on Strike Protesting Colleagues’ Arrests, Speical Riot Police Dispatched on the Mines

Following thirty nine day strike by the Eastern Alborz miners in Bafgh, the mine once again became the scene of labor strife and this time arrests. According to one of the miners talking to Iranian Labour News Agency (ILNA), not wanting to identify himself, following a complaint filed by the employer, police arrested two of […]

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