People from Iran are holding massive protests across the country against the government, protests in the last 3 days have been known to be the biggest in nearly 10 years.
President Donald Trump has been actively following the protests and takes the citizens side, he took to Twitter today and said the world is watching.
Oppressive regimes cannot endure forever, and the day will come when the Iranian people will face a choice. The world is watching! pic.twitter.com/kvv1uAqcZ9
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 30, 2017
The Iran government warned people to avoid “illegal gatherings” as clashes become violent, demonstrators have set fire to large banners featuring a picture of Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.
Protesters are asking Ayatollah Ali Khamenei to step down from his post.
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