| 07.11,18. 12:35 PM |
Iran: Bazaar Merchants Go on Strike amid US Sanction
Iran’s truck drivers continue the nationwide strike for the fourth
round of strike starting on Nov 1. Today Iran's bazaar merchants and
shop-owners have joined the nationwide strike in various cities
following calls for a strike on Oct 22, that was widely circulated on
The shop owners of Amin Hozoor Bazaar in #Mashhad closed
their shops joining the strike. Sources say the officials forced them
to open their shops to prevent the spreading of the strike.
owner in Amir-Kabir Bazar in Tehran closed their shops, meanwhile, some
merchants in Sepahsalar Bazar also have gone to strike,
Poor and Low-income families and those supporting loved ones with disabilities have been hit hard by the inflation.
merchant said: when, huge Iranian wealth is being directed away from
the people's pocket toward fueling the regime regional ambitions in
Syria, Iraq, Lebanon, and Yemen, as well as its human rights abuses and
corruption by the high official Authorities, then The price hikes
severe inflation, as well as the economic instability, will restore and
therefore the authorities resort to demonstration such as today to
divert the attention of the people by chanting slogan against the U.S.
Tehran's charsoogh Bazar The strike was met with severe government
suppression, the regime secret service. deployed the plain cloth agent
of with portable, radio transceiver to prevent any strike
In Gorgan Northern part of Iran, the shops in Aftab mall which is the biggest mall in the city refused to open their shops.