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June 21, 2024

Nufdi Activities

Two Minutes in Tehran — Episode 23

June 21, 2024

Nufdi Activities

Two Minutes in Tehran — Episode 23

Nina Khoshkish

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Two Minutes in Tehran is a weekly series dedicated to briefing you on the latest news on Iran


Regime Forces Continue Hijab Crackdown

  • Amid debates about whether the Islamic Republic’s “reformist” presidential candidate will be able to truly reform Khamenei’s regime, his forces are continuing their war on innocent Iranians full-on.
  • This week, multiple videos emerged showcasing the regime’s cruelty, showing violent arrests and attacks in an attempt to repress the Iranian people.

 

Hamid Nouri Released in Prisoner Swap

  • This week, the Prime Minister of Sweden confirmed that the Islamic Republic would be releasing two Swedish hostages in exchange for the release of Hamid Nouri, a former regime prison official, who was sentenced to life in prison by a Swedish court for crimes against humanity, including for his role in the 1988 massacre of political prisoners in Iran.
  • Sweden’s sentence against Nouri sent a strong message to the Iranian people that their oppressors and murderers would be met with justice for the crimes they’ve committed against them. Now, Nouri is walking the streets of Tehran freely.

 

Canada Designates IRGC as Terrorist Organization

  • On Wednesday, Canada’s federal government officially listed the Islamic Republic’s Revolutionary Guards Corps as a terrorist organization under Canada’s Criminal Code.
  • CBC News reported that once a group is placed on Canada’s terror list, police can charge anyone who financially or materially supports the group and banks can freeze its assets.