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Brief on Iran
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Iranian Americans Rally to Support #IranProtests
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Iranian Americans and their friends rally to voice support for the Iranian people uprising outside the White House
Iranian Americans will hold a rally outside the White House to voice support for the three-day long uprising by hundreds of thousands of Iranians in more than 40 cities across the nation.

The event is scheduled for Saturday, January 6, 2018, from 12:30 – 2:00 pm.
Tehran, Mashhad, Kermanshah, Tabriz, Khorramabad, Shiraz, Isfahan, Arak, Karaj, Sari, Rasht and many other cities have been the scenes of widespread protests by Iranians, calling for the overthrow of the ruling regime. They have been chanting “death to Khamenei, death to Rouhani,”; “Reformer, Hardliner, the game in now over.”

LOCATION
The White House
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC 20500

To RSVP Click Here:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/iranian-americans-rally-to-support-iranprotests-tickets-41647828777

Iran Protests Updates

#IranProtests-Tehran, Iran, Jan03, 2018 Protests have spread out through out the Capital
OIAC

Iran- Tehran: Extension of demonstrations to all district in Tehran. Anti-Govermnet Rallies are growing very fast, Regime can not put up with the speed and volume.

#IranProtests-Tehran, Iran, Jan03, 2018 Protests have spread out through out the Capital

#IranProtests- Khoramabad, Lorestan province, Jan03,2018, Iran is united
OIAC

Security police joined the protestors in Anti-Govrnmet Rally. Iran is united against this brutal regime.

#IranProtests- Khoramabad, Lorestan province, Jan03,2018, Iran is united

#IranProtests- Ilam, Iran-Jan03-18, Security Forces defeated by protestors
OIAC

Security Forces are fleeing from Iran youth protesters, after the clash. The Security forces can not hold up even with use of violence and fire arms. Organization of Iranian American Communities- OIAC.

#IranProtests- Ilam, Iran-Jan03-18, Security Forces defeated by protestors

President Trump says people in Iran are hungry for food and freedom
ETWN News

President Trump supports protesters who have held six days of demonstrations to denounce Iran’s government and failing economy.

President Trump says people in Iran are hungry for food and freedom

Iran Protests Articles and Views.

Washington Rally to Support Iran Uprising
EIN News

Iranian Americans and their friends rally to voice support for the Iranian people uprising outside the White House on Saturday, Jan 6, 2018
Please join us to support #IranProtests, at the White House, Saturday 6, 2018, @12:30pm”
– OIAC
WASHINGTON, DC, USA, January 2, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ — Iranian Americans and their friends rally to voice support for the Iranian people uprising outside the White House Iranian Americans will hold a rally outside the White House to voice support for the three-day long uprising by hundreds of thousands of Iranians in more than 40 cities across the nation.
The event is scheduled for Sunday, January 6, 2018, from 12:30 – 2:00 pm.
Tehran, Mashhad, Kermanshah, Tabriz, Khorramabad, Shiraz, Isfahan, Arak, Karaj, Sari, Rasht and many other cities have been the scenes of widespread protests by Iranians, calling for the overthrow of the ruling regime. They have been chanting “death to Khamenei, death to Rouhani,”; “Reformer, Hardliner, the game in now over.”

“To Register for the Rally please click here”

Protests Continue in Iran
OIAC

Several major cities in Iran, including Tehran, Mashhad, Isfahan and Rasht, have been hit by protests since December 28, 2017. The people have taken to the streets to protest against unemployment, poverty, and the rising cost of living. Media reported that the number of people killed in protests in the country had jumped to 22.

US Congress to Consider New Sanctions Against Iran Officials
The US House of Representatives is planning legislation to impose sanctions on Iranian officials involved in suppressing current popular protests in their country, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul said in a statement.
“I will be introducing legislation soon to sanction Iranian officials and other entities responsible for human rights abuses and hostage taking,” McCaul, a Republican from Texas, said in his statement on Tuesday.
“The recent demonstrations across Iran and the regime’s deadly crackdown simultaneously highlight the Iranian people’s thirst for freedom, as well as the desperate measures the hardliners will take to cling to power,” McCaul said.

VOA Interview: Vice President Mike Pence Discusses Iran, North Korea
Voice of America

1/3/18 12:11 p.m. — U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres issued a statement Wednesday deploring the loss of life during the recent Iranian protests. He urged respect for the rights to peaceful assembly and freedom of expression, and that any demonstrations take place in a peaceful manner, according to his deputy spokesman. Earlier, U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein called on Iran “to handle the wave of protests that have taken place around the country with great care so as not to further inflame violence and unrest.”

1/3/18 11:23 a.m. — Vice President Mike Pence has tweeted that the anti-regime protesters in Iran should know “there’s bipartisan support in America for the freedom-loving people of Iran who continue to fight against their government’s corruption and tyranny.”

VOA Interview: Vice President Mike Pence Discusses Iran, North Korea

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