According to news from Iran , retired and senior Iranian all over Iran rallied today Sunday and demanded for the increase in their pay cheque. They demanded for their welfare, since no one in the Government care.
This is the second rallies held in recent days . This rally took place in front of Majles ( Parliament) in Tehran . Student , teachers and workers also joined the rally in support of the seniors.
Davood Razavi from Tehran Bus/ Transit workers Union spoke to the rally in this short video clip and said:
" Friends, I will say it short , in the last 40 years , this parliament not only do anything for us the retired workers and seniors , but also gradually took away all that we had and this means we don't have any benefits and when someone retires he / she loses all their benefits . The members of parliament do nothing for us . We have to get together united in solidarity like this gathering and this is the only way to get our rights and demands. "
IRAN WATCH CANADA: The cost of living in Iran increases every day and daily basic food prices rises but no one to control or compensate or increase seniors pay cheque.
News from Akhbare- Rooz .....
Iran is the richest country in the Middle East from natural gas to oil and petroleum products and mining resources .
Most of Iran's income are stollen by top officials and part of it divided among the terrorist organization such as Hizbullah and others around the world . Islamic regime investment in many countries with semi Islamic population to invert them to Shiite moslem and to use them as human shields in their jihad against their enemies .
As a result of that , Iran and Iranian are becoming poorer each day . The recent official statistic shows that
after 42 years reign of Despotic Islamic regime in Iran 35% of Iranian people meaning 28 million out of 80 million are under the poverty line .
In the protest a lady carries a sign which says:
We Want to move up from Death line to Poverty line ......