These from our friends in Iran.
Tehran, June 1, 2010. Following the disputes among bands affiliated to Khameni, Bahonar the former deputy of regime’s parliament accused Ahmadinejads government of heavy and enormous violations. Bahonar ruled out Ahmadinejad’s explanation about one billion dollar of 2006-2007 budget and said: “we are witnessing too many violations of law by the government and we try hard to prevent them…”. He added: “…we do not publish these violations and try to solve the problems between parliament and government by warnings, explanations and other solutions”. He attacked Ahmadinejad by saying: “when Mr. President said that a law has been approved but I don’t see its execution beneficial for the country this is not his right. The president must execute the law”.
Tehran, June 1, 2010. Mullah Ansari a member of regime’s Expediency Council conceded to the breakage of Khamenei’s talisman and said: “currently the principle of Supreme Leadership is severely damaged. This damage comes more from the ignorant supporters of this principle than from US, Monafeghin and other enemies”. Mullah Ansari from the defeated fraction warned Khamenei that: “Imam (Khomeini) was deeply discontent of band and group eliminations in the systems and tried not to let any to be omitted”.
Tehran, June 1, 2010. Ali Asghar Sultanieh regime’s representative in IAEA in reaction to the agency’s new report said: “Iran will accept no unexplainable demands higher than legal obligations on political excuses or because of National Security’s resolutions”. In another reaction ISNA state run news agency wrote: “in its new report IAEA illogically mentioned repeated issues about Iran’s peaceful nuclear activities”.
I love rock and roll.
June 1, 2010 – The head of the Private School Organization announced that music classes in schools are banned as extracurricular activities. “If a school is seen to teach music it will be seriously dealt with to the extent of closure of the school”, Ali Baqerzadeh said. According to Baqerzadeh, ‘what is meant by music classes are classes that use musical instruments such as pianos or guitars’ (considered western musical instruments).
Continuing labor strife.
Tehran, June 1, 2010. Regime’s elements becoming aware of the protesting presence of the workers on June 4 at Khomeini’s grave to prevent the gathering of fired workers on this day hold sessions with the representatives of these workers from Sazmayeh Factory (360 workers are fired) and promised them that they will be returned to work but the workers believe that this is just a hollow promise.
Shahrood, June 1, 2010. On Sunday May 30 at 6 am, six constructional workers were beaten by regime’s mercenaries and arrested. The building was being constructed illegally in Shahrood and as the owner was a close relative to the mayor of the city they couldn’t arrest him but instead these innocent workers were counted as guilty and were subjects of arrest. The workers resisted this suppressive act but were severely beaten and taken away.
Tehran, June 1, 2010. It is for several months that the payment for insurance of social welfare of retired workers is not paid. The retired workers referred to the organ to gain their rights and gathered in protest. They were promised that they would receive their pension till June 15. The retired workers said that if this promise is not met they will gather again in protest in front of Social Welfare’s Insurance and Labor Ministry.
Tehran, June 1, 2010. Residential complex of Golestan in Tehran’s Saadat Abad fired 10 of its workers the reason: the board of management of the complex was not capable to provide the workers with their wages.
Female trafficking is alive and well.
Tehran, May 31, 2010. One of the elements of torture in Gohardasht Prison M.Sh. who was the former head of the prison simultaneously smuggled Iranian girls to the countries of Persian Gulf. Though he was apparently arrested on 2003 and was condemned but actually he is one of the heads of prison’s Bassij and cooperates with the head of the prison as an inmate. Two clips of torture posted in internet have revealed the vicious acts of him against the prisoners. Another official of this prison R.Khademi the former head of its security was transferred because of his illegitimate relations with female inmates.