NewsSpecial WireWorkers set tyres on fire during protest in Iran...

Workers set tyres on fire during protest in Iran capital

-

Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Dec. 31 – Some 200 workers from the Miral glass factory held a demonstration and set fire to tyres south of Tehran Saturday morning in protest to their employers’ refusal to pay their overdue salaries. Iran Focus

Tehran, Iran, Dec. 31 – Some 200 workers from the Miral glass factory held a demonstration and set fire to tyres south of Tehran Saturday morning in protest to their employers’ refusal to pay their overdue salaries.

The glass workers gathered outside the site of their factory near the Tehran-Saveh Highway

They complained that despite five to 25 years of service, many of the workers had not received their wages for the past 10 months.

State Security Forces were called in when the protestors blocked traffic on the road by burning tyres.

http://www.iranfocus.com/uploads/img43b625d056f32.jpg” />

http://www.iranfocus.com/uploads/img43b625dfe960b.jpg” />

http://www.iranfocus.com/uploads/img43b625eece865.jpg” />

Latest news

Huge but Hidden Corruption

The chairman of Iran’s Privatization Organization Hossein Ghorbanzadeh previously said that about 525,000 properties have been registered in the...

Iran Government’s Quagmire in the Nuclear Negotiations

After the first round of Iran’s nuclear negotiations with world powers, known as the JCPOA, Ali Bagheri, the Iranian...

Iranian Teachers Continue To Protest Their Rights Due to the Regime’s Inaction To Resolve Their Demands

On December 2, Iranian teachers in nearly 50 cities across Iran held demonstrations to protest the Iranian regime’s lack...

Frustration of Iran’s Middle Class

These days, the middle class of Iran still maintains its cultural conditions, but economically it has collapsed into the...

Hamid Noury Contradicts His Own Testimony During His Trial

The fifth day of former Iranian prison official Hamid Noury’s own testimony at his trial in Sweden took place...

Iran: Militarization of the Country’s Education

After months of contention about the position of the minister of education, the Iranian regime’s president Ebrahim Raisi finally...

Must read

Syria, Iran arm Hezbollah with improved missiles: US

AFP: US Defense Secretary Robert Gates on Tuesday accused...

Iran blasts Canada’s human rights record

Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Nov. 03 – Iran blasted...

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you