Since November 16th, arrests and killings of protesters continue in Iran. Internet access is resumed with intense state surveillance. The Iranian officials have vowed the harshest treatment of protesters like the mass arrests and executions of the 1980s. Based on the latest information from Iran, more than 500 people have been killed during the ongoing protests, 4,000 wounded, and 10,000 arrested across 182 cities and towns. Iranian American community of greater Washington DC area holds a rally in support of the uprising and defense of protesters in Iran.
DATE: Sunday, December 1, 2019
TIME: 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
LOCATION: The White House, 1600 Penn. Ave., NW, Washington, DC
MEDIA CONTACT: Mrs. Shirin Nariman, (703) 856-2656
#IranProtests #FreeAllProtesters #StopIranBloodshed
The Iranian American Community of Virginia (IAC-VA) advocates for a democratic, secular, non-nuclear republic Iran in peace with the global community of nations. IAC-VA supports a free Iran committed to the United Nations Human Rights Charter, respect for human rights, gender equality, religious and ethnic tolerance, etc. IAC-VA honors and supports the Iranian people’s aspiration for democratic change.