Four people were arrested in southwestern Iran on Sunday as locals joined striking sugar workers in mounting protests over unpaid wages and alleged criminal activity by managers, the official IRNA news agency said.
Nov 16, Shush, southwest #Iran— Iran Freedom (@4FreedominIran) November 16, 2018
Workers of the Haft Tappeh Sugarcane factory who have been protesting for 12 days took their protests to the streets and the Shush Bazaar.
Today is the Day to mourn, the worker's life is on the air today#IranProtests#IranRegimeChange pic.twitter.com/CismVDnPyt
Haft Tapeh, which employs about 4,000 people, has been hit with multiple protests over mismanagement and alleged criminality since the firm was privatized in 2016.SHOW MORE