Brick mill workers protest in central Iran    Sat. 17 Sep 2005


Iran Focus

Tehran, Iran, Sep. 17 Dozens of brick mill workers from the town of Pakdasht, in the suburbs of the Iranian capital, demonstrated outside the government-owned House of Labour building on Friday in protest to overdue wages.

The workers said that they had not received their salaries for nearly five months adding that they had been informed by their employers that their salaries would be cut by a third.

They also claimed that despite repeated requests to authorities, they had not received any help in the matter.