By Jubin Katiraie

The Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps will hold a major ceremony in Tehran from June 13th through June 15th to commemorate the founder of the Islamic Revolution, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini. At the Khomeini mausoleum in southern Tehran people will be allowed to pay tribute to the Islamic republic's first supreme leader, who died 30 years ago, on June 3rd, 1989. Current Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, will address the crowd.

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By Pooya Stone

The Iranian Intelligence Minister has publically admitted for the first time that Christianity is spreading throughout Iran.

During a speech to several Shia Muslim clerics, Mahmoud Alavi said that "Christianity is spreading in parts of Iran", but tried to dismiss the converts because they were ordinary Iranians “whose jobs are selling sandwiches or similar things".

He then told the clerics to end their infighting if they wanted to stop Iranians from converting to Christianity, noting that several converts had listed that among their reasons for converting.

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Iran Focus

London, 03 May - May 2nd is Teachers’ Day in Iran and to mark the occasion people across the country held protests. Teachers and academics were calling for solidarity and standing up for their rights that they have been so cruelly denied.

Protests took place in front of the offices of the Education Department in more than a dozen provinces. The Teachers’ Coordinating Council of Iran (TCCI) called for the protests and gatherings and encouraged unity among the people. Reports indicate that there were a large number of women that participated in the rallies.

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By Pooya Stone

Iranian police have arrested at least 35 people for taking part in a Labor Day demonstration in front of the Iranian Parliament on Wednesday, while violently dispersing the rest of the protesters.

The demonstrators, mainly members of Tehran Bus Drivers' Union, were beaten, wounded, and dragged on the ground before being arrested.

Eyewitnesses said that the male detainees were taken to the security police headquarters in Gisha, in western Tehran.

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