Cuba Iran 

Tudeh Party: We stand in solidarity with the people of Cuba and their heroic Communist Party

The Tudeh Party of Iran resolutely condemns the decision on 11 January 2021 of the outgoing Trump administration that saw the US State Department announce Cuba as being amongst its list of state sponsors of terrorism. This announcement came in the dying days of the disastrous presidency of Donald Trump and just a few days after the attempted anti-democratic coup by fascist sympathisers, white supremacists and anti-communists rallied behind the outgoing president.

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Iran 

The Iranian Regime’s Imprudent and Harmful Policies in response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Stark parallels exist between the policies of Ali Khamenei and Donald Trump Ali Khamenei, the Supreme Religious Leader of the anti-popular regime of Iran, on Friday 8 January declared that, “The import [to Iran] of the US and UK-made [coronavirus] vaccines is banned.“ At another point during those same remarks – which laid bare his complete lack of knowledge of existing vaccines and his ridiculous lies about the hidden intentions behind the vaccines – Khamenei pointed to the deaths in the US resulting from COVID-19 and added, “If their Pfizer…

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Iran 

Forward towards “another alternative”

(An excerpt from Nameh Mardom, the central organ of the Tudeh Party of Iran, 4 January 2021.) ‎ The year 2020 can rightly be seen as a year that has had terrifying developments and unpredictable consequences for the lives of most of the world’s population, not least the people of Iran. One of the most disturbing of these developments at the present time is the recent threatening manoeuvring of Trump’s fascist grouping to stoke tensions and lay the ground for a military conflict with Iran in the last days of…

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Iran 

Tudeh Party of Iran on the dangerous manoeuvres and provocations of the US government in the Persian Gulf region

As the days of Donald Trump’s presidency and those of the racist neo-con US administration draw to a close, the world’s mass media have in recent days reported on the alarming news of a dangerous escalation in the possibility of a military conflict between the US and the Islamic Republic of Iran. These reports coincide with the first anniversary of the assassination of Qassem Soleimani by US forces in Iraq on 3 January 2020, which sparked worldwide condemnation.

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Iran 

Warning about the intensification and expansion of the security operations of the Iranian regime’s intelligence services abroad

The execution of Ruhollah Zam, who was kidnapped from Iraq by Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) intelligence apparatus and taken to Iran in collaboration with Iraqi security forces, along with numerous news reports about the expansion of the regime’s professional assassins’ operations outside of Iran’s borders, have sparked a wave of concern and international condemnation of the theocratic regime of Iran.

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Iran USA 

The Necessity of Opposing the Dangerous Adventures of Imperialism and Regional Reaction in the Final Days of the Trump Administration

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, head of the Research and Innovation Organisation of the Ministry of Defence and Armed Forces Logistics, was killed in a terrorist attack in the Absard vicinity of Damavand on Friday, November 27, according to Iranian and international media. Fakhrizadeh, who was involved in research and development activities in the nuclear industry of the Islamic Republic of Iran, had been [a name] cited for several years in relation to the Iranian nuclear issue. The Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, tweeted: “Terrorists murdered an eminent Iranian scientist today. This…

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Iran Palestine 

29 November, International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People

Today, indeed all days, the Tudeh Party of Iran stands in solidarity with the heroic struggle of the Palestinian people! On 29 November, the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian people, we once again recommit ourselves to this righteous cause and stand shoulder to shoulder with the people of Palestine in their just struggle.

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Iran 

WFDY leader on the key issues faced by youth across the world today including in Iran

Aritz Rodríguez Galán, General Secretary of the World Federation of Democratic Youth (WFDY), answers questions from the Tudeh Youth on the 75th Anniversary of WFDY, the key areas of its work, and how it intends to support the youth of Iran struggling for peace, democratic rights, and social progress. This month WFDY is celebrating the 75th anniversary of its foundation. What do you see as the key areas of your work as you go forward from this milestone? Aritz Rodríguez Galán The 10th of November of 1945, the World Youth…

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A wave of strikes in Iran: we stand in solidarity!

Iran is particularly affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. One of the representatives in France of the Socialist Solidarity with Workers in Iran explained the catastrophic situation : the hospitals “are overwhelmed and lacking in resources ; precarious populations are deprived of incomes ; the progression of Covid-19 is dazzling. In Iran, the health system is particularly threatened. Due to internal corruption and speculation, millions of people, already suffering from the economic hardships, lost their jobs, without any income. Galloping unemployment and drastic rise of inflation are going hand in hand with this Covid-19…

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