Rally in Solidarity with the Ahvaz People

Down with the reactionary dictatorship in Iran! No to imperialist interference!


Report (with Pictures and Video) from the RKO BEFREIUNG (Austrian Section of the RCIT), 19th February 2017, www.rkob.net




The Ahvaz Community organized on 17 February a rally in front of the United Nations office in Vienna (Austria). About 150 people protested against the discrimination of the Arabic speaking Ahvaz people. The Austrian section of the RCIT was invited to participate in the rally.


Michael Pröbsting, the International Secretary of the RCIT, addressed the rally as one of the speakers. He highlighted the importance of international solidarity of workers and oppressed with the national liberation struggle of the Ahvaz people. He also attacked the Iranian dictatorship and warned against the policies of any of the imperialist Great Powers. Comrade Pröbsting also gave interviews to the representatives of the media.


Freedom, Peace, Equality for the Arab people of the Ahvaz! Long live international solidarity!




To view the speech of comrade Pröbsting (in German) as well as some pictures of the rally click the following link:




To view an Arab-language report on the TV Channel Al-Akbarya about the rally with excerpts of an interview with comrade Pröbsting click the following links:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k-ShdFjZOHY&app=desktop (starting at minute 1:00)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-zv9C3b9qRU&feature=youtu.be (starting at minute 1:31)


A report about a recently held international symposium including a speech by comrade Pröbsting (in English) can be viewed here:




To read the RCIT’s analysis of the Iranian regime, click here: