Published on 3 Jan 2018 Sections

Pro-government demonstrators take to streets in Iran

International Editor

Across Iran, thousands of people have been on the streets of major cities again today. But this time it was the government that had orchestrated the counter-demonstrations, which many employees were required to attend. As they did so, the head of the country’s Revolutionary Guard declared that anti-government protests were at an end. This report includes some images you may find distressing.