Iran: The Security Forces Attack Protesters in Kermanshah (western Iran)
Iran - 29 Dec 2017 - Public protest against high prices continue in Kermanshah (Western Iran)
Residents of Kermanshah took to the street on Friday 29 December 2017 as it had been planned to protest against high cost of living in Iran as well as the regime's policies. Protesters chant: "Neither Gaza, nor Lebanon, my soul is sacrificed for Iran”.
On Thursday a large number of protesters took to the streets in the cities of Mashhad, Neyshabur, Kashmar and Birjand in northeast Iran, protesting unemployment, poverty and skyrocketing prices. Protesters were also seen chanting, "Death to Rouhani" and "Death to the Dictator," in reference to the regime's president and Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei, respectively.