Last week hundreds of Iranians, belonging to the Arab minorities, demonstrated in the streets of Ahvaz (against the regime indifference over the environment situation in the Khuzestan Province and the water shortage. The protest was also supported by many activists in the social networks, especially in Twitter. One of the supporters was Mostafa Tajzadeh, former member of the Government of President Khatami, jailed in Evin Prison between 2009 and 2016. In Twitter, Tajzadeh challenges the regime, asking if is more important to continue to finance the regime of Bashar al Assad in Syria, instead of protect the territory and the people of Khuzestan. He added that, considered the regime’s choises, what happened was not unexpected.
Source: al-Quds al-Arabi
In an interview published in Arabic on al-Quds al-Arabi, Italian ex Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi, denounced the Iranian regime connections with the Sunni terrorist group al-Qaeda. In particular, Ambassador Terzi denounced that Tehran is using especially Hezbollah to maintain the relations with al-Qaeda, in order to keep a low profile. Terzi explained that the relations between Iran and al-Qaeda started in early 1990 in Sudan, promoted by Hasan al Turabi. Using the Quds Force, the Islamic Republic has become a safe heaven for the terrorists of al-Qaeda, also for Sunni terrorists who arrived in Syria after 2011. About the intelligence relations between Damascus and Rome, Terzi expressed his doubts over the effectiveness of this cooperation, because of Syrian regime support to terrorism.
Source: Arabi21; El Watan News
Ahmad Khatami, Tehran’s Friday Prayer, attacked harshly Saudi Arabia and United States. Speaking about the so called Muslim Ban approved by Trump, Khatami attacked the decision and the exclusion of Saudi Arabia from the list of countries on which the ban was applied. Khatami said that Saudi Arabia is the biggest terrorist camp in the world, and that the Saudis have killed thousands of Americans. He also asked to Riyadh to deliver immediately to Iran the body of the Sheik Nimr al Nimr, executed in Saudi Arabia on January 2, 2016. He also denounced the persecutions of the Shia minority in Saudi Arabia. Speaking about the nuclear deal, Khatami said that the agreement does not contains a single word on the missile tests (which means that Tehran considers itself committed only to the JCPOA and not to the UN resolution 2331).
The Iranian Supreme Court has decided that a woman must be blinded, in retaliation for an acid attack. This, in accordance with the Sharia Law, in particular with the so called “Qisas“, the “eye for an eye” principal (also known in the Western world as “lex talionis“). The woman, according to what was written by Tasnim News, was also condemned to seven years in jail.
In a video released yesterday, the Houthi claimed to have destroyed a Royal Saudi Navy Ship, off the coast of Yemen. In the video, it is also possible to listed the Houthi changing typical Iranian regime slogans against America, Israel and the Jews
Source: My Steathy Freedom
Here a great video of rebellion: an Iranian woman, decided to puts make up on to look like a masculine, in order to enter in a stadium and playing soccer with men. She wrote that, the boys realized that she was a girl, but they respected her so much that she decided to remove the make up!
The public executions was carried out on the beach of the Iranian island of Qeshm in the Hormuz Strait. Video +18
Source: Radio Farda
Mashhad Friday prayers’ leader Ahmad Alamolhoda strongly attacked the idea of Rouhani’s Government, to open an office of EU in Tehran. While from the Iranian MFA are arriving controversial information, from the religious establishment the reaction is very negative. Speaking in public, Mashhad Friday prayers’ leader Ahmad Alamolhoda said that an office of EU in Iran, will be only a “house of spies and Western influence”. He also added that, the proposal of the FATF to normalize the relations with the Islamic Republic, goes against the interests of Iranian allies, like Hezbollah and Bashar al Assad.
Referring indirectly to, Rouhani, the representative of Khamenei in the Quds Force, Ali Shirazi, denounced that “the problem is that who proposes to make concessions to America, does not understand the Quran and it is not familiar with the prayers. For this person, God is unknown“. He also denounced that the people who are supporting this position, are supporting ideas like self-realization and self-knowledge and, because of this, they are not familiar with God and ethics.