Marches monitor the protesters in Mahabad, and the chant “Death to Khamenei” rises
as long as you live City of Mahabad in northwestern Iran A state of boiling after experiencing a hot night yesterday following an intense security and military attack on protesters who went out to attend the funeral of an activist who was killed by security bullets.
A video circulating on social media showed Iranian marches by a number of protesters in the city of Mahabad.
Locally, new demonstrations erupted tonight in some neighborhoods of the city of Mahabad with people chanting “Death to the Dictator” and the people of the city setting fire to the streets and chanting “Death to Khamenei”.
Activists reported that security forces opened fire on protesters in the city.
On the other hand, in “Mahabad” protesters built brick walls to protect them from the bullets of the suppressive forces and to prevent the advance of the security forces.
Likewise, the Iran International website reported that live bullets were fired at protesters in the city of Marivan in western Kurdistan.
In addition, many activists on social media called on the Iranian people to help the people of Mahabad and Sanandaj, the capital of the Kurdistan Region.
From the demonstrations in Mahabad yesterday
The broad movement that erupted after the killing of young woman Mahsa Amini continued in mid-September after she was arrested by the religious police despite violent repression by the security forces.
Her death has since sparked anger over several issues, including the restrictions on personal freedoms and strict rules regarding women’s dress, as well as the vital and economic crisis that Iranians are suffering, not to mention the regime’s strict laws and its politics and religious composition in general.
Meanwhile, the security forces used violence against the demonstrators, killing dozens and arresting hundreds.
The Human Rights Activists News Agency (Hrana) announced that about 400 protesters were killed, including 47 minors.
At least 14,170 people, including 392 students, were arrested in the protests, which took place in 136 cities and towns and 134 universities.
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