Citing Hamid Reza Bolhassani, a judicial official in the western province of Lorestan, Tasnim reported that the individual had "led rioters" in the town of Borujerd. Police disperse protesters with water cannons and make some arrests. It faces several near-intractable challenges, including a drop in oil prices, severe water shortages, chronic double-digit inflation, rampant unemployment and corruption.
But they also urged the authorities to address economic grievances that have fuelled the protests. Iranian govt should respect their people's rights to express themselves. "The first thing President Trump sent out into the world today was a tweet about the unrest in Iran", said a reporter from BBC Persian on Sunday evening.
In the early hours and days of the current round of Iranian protests, much of the focus was on why most mainstream media outlets weren't really covering them. They are the two biggest non-Arab powers in the Middle East region. In September 1978, he flew by helicopter over the capital, to see about half a million people denouncing him in the streets.
Second, they must decide what their priority should be, Iran's survival or liberating Palestine.
Most important of all, Khamenei, whose contrition is more important than anyone else's, seems by temperament unable to accept any errors. "Peaceful demonstration and freedom of expression are fundamental rights that apply to every country, and Iran is no exception", Mogherini said in her statement.
At this stage it is useless to predict the outcome of these protests.
Watch Milani's full interview in the above video. "The rich now heedlessly flaunt their wealth", emphasizing the economic divide.
The line being taken was 'a deliberate strategy for some, ' he said, adding that France wanted to maintain some balance.
The United States has spoken clearly and unequivocally.
Economic hardship has worsened despite the lifting of sanctions against the Iranian government in 2015 by the Obama administration. Others, however, contend that the uprising is authentic, original and therefore full of future promise. The last time the Iranians were taking to the streets during the early days of the Obama administration, Pence cosponsored a bipartisan resolution expressing support for "all Iranian citizens who embrace the values of freedom, human rights, civil liberties, and rule of law". "The enemy is always looking for an opportunity & any crevice to infiltrate &strike the Iranian nation". As Abbas Milani, the director of Iranian Studies at Stanford University, told NPR, "the regime is strategically weak". One concrete way both the U.S. and Europe can help is to use their technological prowess and ensure free and unfettered access to the Internet in Iran. Its domestic power has grown since, and its influence over Iran's judiciary has allowed the IRGC to predetermine the outcomes of cases it initiates against political activists. Dozens have already been killed.
Again, some of the protestors' chants indicate how people feel about this coalition. Gen. Mohammad Ali Jafari, claimed the "sedition" was defeated. The report said that Iran deployed police in a relatively small number and refrained from using deadly force, leading the protests to die down. They have sacrificed Iran's scant resources in such pursuits, while projects vital for the country's development have remained unfinished, the economy has stagnated, and the people have become frustrated and angry.
"The anti-government rallies erupted on December 28 in Iran's holy Shia city of Mashhad after the government announced plans to increase fuel prices and dismantle monthly cash handout to lower-income Iranians". "Unfortunately, many of our European partners, as well as the United Nations, have thus far failed to forcefully speak out on the growing crisis in Iran". Destabilizing the deal would make it harder to convince foreign companies to invest in Iran.
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