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MEK Iran: Coronavirus Death Toll Surges Past 48,500, Regime Offers “Hollow Hope”

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(PMOI / MEK Iran): death toll in 324 cities across Iran has risen to 48,500.

More than 48,500 people in 324 cities in all 31 provinces in Iran have died from COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, according to a Monday announcement from the MEK. The regime has confirmed 7,878 deaths, a number its own health authorities have acknowledged is an undercount of the actual figure.

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More than 47,500 Dead as Coronavirus Infections Surge

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MEK Iran: Well over 10,000 people have died from COVID-19 only in Tehran Province.

More than 47,500 people in 323 cities in all 31 provinces in Iran have died from COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, according to the latest reports from the MEK Iran. The regime has confirmed only 7,627 of these deaths.

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Over 43,800 dead

MEK Iran: Local Regime Officials Issue New Restrictions Due to Rising Coronavirus Infections

Over 43,800 dead

Over 43,800 dead of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Iran-Iran Coronavirus Death Toll per PMOI MEK Iran sources.

On Saturday, May 23, the MEK Iran announced that more than 43,800 people in 320 cities in all 31 provinces in Iran have died from COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus.

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Amnesty International Releases New Details about Regime’s Use of Lethal Force during November Uprisings

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The MEK confirmed that more than 1,500 people were killed by security forces in Iran.

On Wednesday, May 20, Amnesty International published a new report about the Iranian regime’s use of lethal force against protesters during the November 2019 Uprisings. Amnesty’s comprehensive report “concluded that the security forces’ use of lethal force against the vast majority of those killed was unlawful,” according to a statement released by the international human rights organization.

No Imminent Threat

“In almost all protests that took place between 15 and 19 November, there is no evidence that people were in possession of firearms or that they posed an imminent threat to life that would have warranted the use of lethal force, according to research, including video analysis, conducted by Amnesty International. The organization is aware of two exceptions in one city on 18 November where gunfire was exchanged between protesters and security forces,” stressed the statement from Amnesty International.

“The fact that so many people were shot while posing no threat whatsoever shows the sheer ruthlessness of the security forces’ unlawful killing spree,” said Philip Luther, Amnesty International’s Research and Advocacy Director for the Middle East and North Africa

The report describes the intentional uses of lethal force by regime security forces. “According to information gathered by Amnesty International, in all but four cases the victims were shot dead by Iranian security forces – including members of the Revolutionary Guards, paramilitary Basij forces and the police – firing live ammunition, often at the head or torso, indicating that they were shooting to kill. Of the remaining four victims, two reportedly suffered fatal head injuries after being beaten by members of the security forces. Another two were recorded as having suffocated from tear gas,” stated the report.

An Official Cover-Up

Amnesty researched the deaths of 304 protesters for its report. Its statement on the report read: “For each of the 304 deaths, Amnesty International has been able to gather credible information indicating the place, circumstances of the deaths recorded, and their exact or approximate date. The victims recorded include 10 women, 236 men, and at least 23 children; the sex of the remaining 35 victims remains unknown to Amnesty International. In 239 cases, the victim’s name was identified.”

Amnesty acknowledged that the regime has still not released an official death toll and that it has engaged in a months-long cover-up and propaganda campaign, further obscuring efforts to seek justice for the victims. “The state’s refusal to reveal the truth about the death toll, conduct criminal investigations, and hold those responsible for ordering and carrying out these killings to account only adds to the heartache,” said Philip Luther.

Amnesty International also wrote that it “believes the real number of deaths is higher. The organization is aware of scores of additional cases reported by activists, but assessed that it does not yet have sufficient reliable details to record these possible deaths in its figures.”

The MEK Iran confirmed that more than 1,500 people were killed by security forces and another 12,000 were arrested during the November 2019 protests. The MEK Iran obtained these numbers from interviews with family members, death certificates, and local burial notices. Names, ages, and locations were cross-checked to avoid duplication.

Absence of Accountability

Philip Luther emphasized that the “prevailing impunity afforded to the security forces allows the recurrence of lethal force to crush dissent. In the absence of any meaningful prospect for accountability at the national level, we reiterate our call to members of the UN Human Rights Council to mandate an inquiry into the killings, and identify pathways for truth, justice, and reparations.”

The November Uprisings were triggered by a hike in gas prices but almost immediately shifted to widespread calls for regime change. The government’s brutal response to the protests worsened social unrest and brought an already faltering regime to the brink of collapse. More protests erupted in January after the regime attempted to cover up its responsibility in the downing of a Ukrainian airliner.

The regime entered the coronavirus pandemic in a weakened state. It is unlikely to survive its own incompetence and callousness.

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MEK Iran: Sinking of Iranian Ship Latest Regime Coverup

MEK Iran – Sinking of Iranian Ship Latest Coverup.

On Monday, May 11, an Iranian regime ship was sunk during a naval maneuver, killing 19 crew members.

The Konorak went down after another Iranian ship, the Jamaran, mistakenly fired a missile at the ship.

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MEK Iran- Rouhani Claims Success in Fighting Coronavirus

MEK Iran: Rouhani Claims “Success” in Fighting Coronavirus while Second Wave of Infections Forces Local Quarantines

MEK Iran- Rouhani Claims Success in Fighting Coronavirus

The novel coronavirus, according to a statement released by MEK.

More than 42,100 people in 318 cities in all 31 provinces in Iran have died from COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, according to a statement released on Saturday, May 16 by the MEK Iran.

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Increase in Coronavirus Infections in Iran

MEK Iran: Largest Single-Day Increase in Coronavirus Infections in 33 Days

Increase in Coronavirus Infections in Iran

Rouhani, who insisted that the country must be reopened immediately.

More than 41,500 people in 317 cities in all 31 provinces in Iran have died of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, according to figures issued Wednesday by the MEK. The regime has officially reported 6,783 deaths, a number that has been contradicted by a number of its officials.

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MEK Iran: Altering Exchange Rate Will Not Save the Regime

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Tehran’s hold on power is as weak as its economic propaganda.

On Sunday, May 10, mojahedin.org published an editorial by the MEK Iran entitled “Tehran’s hold on power is as weak as its economic propaganda.” The article explained the Iranian regime’s recent decision to artificially alter the country’s exchange rate and argued that this action would result in increasing poverty and rising social unrest.

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Death toll on coronavirus in Iran

Premature Return to Work Order Leads to Rising Number of Infections in Khuzestan

Death toll on coronavirus in Iran

MEK said on May 7, 2020, the death toll due to coronavirus mounts to 39800 in 314 cities in Iran.

More than 39,800 people in 314 cities in all 31 provinces in Iran have died from COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, according to figures released on Thursday by the MEK. The regime has officially reported 6,486 of these deaths to international health authorities, a drastic undercount that has been widely scrutinized by public health officials and questioned even within the regime’s own Ministry of Health.

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