40th of Mahsa Amini – the 40th day of the national uprising in Iran; “We are all Mahsa, fight to fight!”
40th ceremony of Mahsa Amini held in Aichi Saqez cemetery despite threats and security conditions
Iranian Human Rights Society, Wednesday, October 26, 2022. 40th day of nationwide uprising in Iran coincides with 40th day of Mahsa Amini’s murder.
Reports indicate that ceremony held in Aichi Saqez cemetery in response to widespread calls for Mahsa Amini’s 40th birthday in various cities and universities.
Although the security agents closed all the entrances to Saqez since last night. Also, they strongly pressured Amini’s family to issue a statement to cancel the ceremony. And Mahsa’s brother also threatened with arrest, but ceremony was held in Aichi Saqez cemetery.
The number of people present at the Aichi cemetery in Saqez is very large, and despite closing the roads, people have reached:
Some of the demonstrators’ slogans on the 40th of Mahsa Amini are
This is year of blood and Seyyed Ali will be overthrown
We are all Mahsa, fight to fight
Kurdistan, Kurdistan, is the graveyard of fascism
According to videos received, despite roads closed, people reached cemetery from other roads and even from the wrong ones and attended ceremony.
Also, protests are going on in universities, including: Khaje Nasir University of Tehran, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Tehran Medical University, Tehran Faculty of Agriculture, Amirabad Technical University, Research Sciences
The employees of Tehran oil refinery joined the nationwide strike:
People have gathered in Tehran bazaar chanting “I will kill whoever killed my sister”.
War and conflicts have started in many areas of Iran. There is officially a war and conflict in Saqez, Khamenei’s agents are shooting at people in the market of Tehran. They use tear gas in Mashhad. Students attacked in Beheshti University.
Protests and night clashes are going on in many cities, including Gorgan, Borujerd, Ahmad Abad Mashhad, Saadat Abad Tehran. Lahijan, Urmia, Rasht, Andimeshk, Isfahan, Amol. Saqez, Sanandaj, Qasr Shirin (for the first time), Qorveh, Marivan, Bukan, Ilam and…
The prisoners of Karaj Central Prison chanted slogans in the streets in unison with the people.
Night protests continue in all cities and regions.
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