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AI claims that Iran’s “reckless” use of violence in November protests caused 304 deaths

May 20, 2020

NN Amnesty International (AI) released new details Wednesday of the 304 deaths that occurred during protests against the government in Iran last November, and reiterates the “ruthless” and “illegal” use of violence the United States authorities.

For example, Amnesty has reported that 220 deaths have occurred in just two days, on November 16 and 17, and that their assistants have been carrying no weapons or a threat to the vast majority of rallies and demonstrations, which is not justified, he said, “the use of lethal violence” recorded in pictures.

AI recognizes an exception that occurred on November 18 in the city of Mahshahr, Juzestán province, in which a firearm was exchanged between demonstrators and police officers, one of whom died,.

AI claims that Iran’s “reckless” use of violence in November protests caused 304 deaths
AI claims that Iran’s “reckless” use of violence in November protests caused 304 deaths

However, the NGO claims that the Tehran government lied to the population and published and published false reports and images accusing the “rioters” or “suspect agents” of being responsible for these deaths.