Forum Europa
Iran protests continue for a third day despite warnings - Printable Version

+- Forum Europa (http://forumeuropa.net)
+-- Forum: Current events (/forumdisplay.php?fid=7)
+--- Forum: Europe (/forumdisplay.php?fid=15)
+--- Thread: Iran protests continue for a third day despite warnings (/showthread.php?tid=6618)



Iran protests continue for a third day despite warnings - Aptrgangr - 2017 Dec 31 02:52

Iran protests continue for a third day despite warnings

Anti-government protests have continued in Iran for a third day, with reports of demonstrations in many cities despite warnings from authorities.

At Tehran University, protesters called for Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei to step down and there were clashes with police.

Demonstrators ignored the interior minister's warning that citizens should avoid "illegal gatherings".

Meanwhile, thousands of pro-government demonstrators turned out for rallies.

These official rallies were organised in advance of the anti-government protests, to mark the eighth anniversary of the suppression of major street protests in 2009.

The current protests began in the north-east on Thursday over living standards and by Friday had spread to several major cities. (...)

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-42521298


RE: Iran protests continue for a third day despite warnings - Osweo - 2017 Dec 31 21:00

My sources say this is just localised blowback in Kurdish areas for Tehran's pushing of Baghdad's interests in Iraqi Kurdestan.


RE: Iran protests continue for a third day despite warnings - Aptrgangr - 2018 Jan 01 06:39

Kurds in Bandar Abbas? (There are some Kurds in Malayer though)














RE: Iran protests continue for a third day despite warnings - Osweo - 2018 Jan 01 22:29

Just passing on what I was told! I personally know nothing of Iranian matters, needless to say. ;) Anyhow, there's stuff in Kurdestan, in (partly Kurdish) areas in the far north-east, and here some bother in the far south-east. All nicely near the borders, of course...


RE: Iran protests continue for a third day despite warnings - Mustapaita - 2018 Jan 02 03:51

oy vey


RE: Iran protests continue for a third day despite warnings - Aptrgangr - 2018 Jan 05 00:39






RE: Iran protests continue for a third day despite warnings - Aptrgangr - 2018 Jan 05 00:47

French president rebukes US, Israel, and Saudi Arabia over bellicose comments toward Iran

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday said it was important to maintain dialogue with Iran, warning that the tone of comments adopted by the United States, Israel and Saudi Arabia toward Tehran was virtually a path to war. (...)

http://www.businessinsider.com/french-president-rebukes-us-israel-and-saudi-arabia-over-iran-2018-1?IR=T