Women participated in the protests of health caretakers and employees of Medical Sciences universities in Kermanshah and Orumiyeh, western Iran.
Hundreds of health caretakers, including women, held a protest gathering on Saturday, June 2, 2018, outside Building No. 1 of the University of Medical Sciences in Kermanshah. Their protest was against salary cuts, failure to pay their salaries on time, unfair working hours and lack of job security.
On the same day, employees of the Medical Sciences University of Orumiyeh also held a protest and chanted slogans in protest to non-payment of their salaries and lack of job security. Women’s participation was considerable.
Orumiyeh is the capital of West Azerbaijan Province, northwest of Iran.