Friday, February 10, 2006
In support of the International Day To Support the Bus Drivers in IranFebruary 15, 2006 has been declared the International Day of Action on Iran. United Republicans of Iran lends its support for this call and has mobilized all its members to attend such events across the globe.
The bus workers in Tehran need our support both financially and morally. They are on strike demanding higher wages, a better working condition, the right to strike and freedom for their leader, Mansour Osanlu. Unfortunately these demands have been dealt with the harshest reaction. Hundreds of the striking workers, along with the family members and supporters have been sent to prison.
According to a statement send out by their spokesperson, the struggle continues and the morale of the strikers is high. We ask that you continue your support in any form you can. Join the Demonstration in front of the Iranian Embassies of your country.
Act now! Send letters of support to:
Mr. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
President of the Islamic Republic of Iran
Ambassador Mohammad Reza Alborzi- Permanent Mission of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations Institutions in Geneva
Chemin du Petit-Saconnex 28
1209 Geneva, Switzerland