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Month: September 2013

letter from Behnam Ebrahimzadeh: Demand my freedom so I could be next to my sick child

I ask you to support me and demand my freedom in any way that is possible for you. Don’t leave me, my wife and Nima alone! We need your support and assistance. Demand my freedom and also freedom for all…

Accountability for the death & suffering of political prisoners in Iran

 Demonstrations were called in July 2013 in different countries to protest against the death of Afshin Osanloo in Rajaee Shahr prison in Iran under dubious circumstances. Afshin Osanloo was a labour activist and political prisoner. He was subject to severe torture…

Omid Rezaei’s report on AAWL Public meeting on how workers are organizing in Egypt, Turkey and Iran

Australia Asia Worker Links (AAWL) organized a meeting on September 4, 2013 in which they examined the role of labour movement in the Middle East and North Africa’s significant uprisings; it was tilted how workers are organizing in Egypt, Turkey…

Communiqué from members of “Coordinating Committee to Help Form Workers’ Organizations” In Iran

Workers, Organizations and Labor activists, We the undersigned are members of “Coordinating Committee to Help Form Workers’ Organizations” We have been targeted by security forces for the past year. Although the new rounds of attacks on our committee was initiated…

Communiqué number 58 of Reza Shahabi Defence Committee

Communiqué number 58 of Reza Shahabi Defence Committee: The coroner’s office of Tehran recommends Reza Shahabi’s speedy transfer to hospital for urgent treatment. On September 4th, 2013, the Tehran Coroner’s Office examined Reza Shahabi at Evin prison. Based on a…

IASWI’s declaration on massacre of Syrian people and military threats from US & allies

We strongly oppose military threats of US and allies against Syria. We consider such militarist action as criminal and call upon the global working class and all labor organizations in the world to decisively oppose such moves and prevent possibility…

How the Workers are Organising: Iran, Turkey and Egypt

Come to AAWL’s next Public Meeting that will examine the role of the labour movement in the Middle East and North Africa’s significant uprisings.

Protest against the decision of the Government of Canada to expel Djaber Kalibi

We are writing this letter to express our outrage and condemnation that the Government of Canada has decided to expel Mr. Djaber Kalibi, a well-known social and political activist, writer and an advocate against the repressive regime of the Islamic…