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Monthly Archives: June 2018

Seventy-Five Percent In Sistan And Baluchistan Are In Food Poverty

Iran-HRM – Alim Yarmohammadi, representative of Zahedan in the parliament, concluding with an implied statement given by the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) journalist about the severe poverty and eating of cat’s meat in the villages of Zabul that 75 percent of the people in Sistan and Baluchestan province are in food poverty.

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15 Arrested at Aborted Talks Over Water Dispute in Southwestern Iran

CHRI – Fifteen negotiators representing protesting farmers in the southern Iranian province of Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad were arrested on May 29, 2018, as they showed up for talks over a water dispute. “This morning [May 29] about 200 people gathered in front of the governor’s office in Yasouj to protest the action by the city’s water and sewage authority [to …

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Iran to ban new high-water consumption industry in dry regions

Al-Monitor – Iran has long been faced with a wide range of environmental challenges. These include everything from drought leading to soil erosion and sandstorms to water shortages and air pollution in major cities. However, it has only been in recent years that officials and experts alike have publicly called for genuine measures to slow down the damage to the …

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