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Iran: Anti-US rally in Tehran November 4

Thousands of people participate in an anti-US demonstration in Tehran on November 4; further rallies possible after US sanctions resume on November 5

04 Nov 09:01 PM UTC
TIMEFRAME expected from 11/4/2018, 12:00 AM until 11/10/2018, 11:59 PM (Asia/Tehran). COUNTRY/REGION Tehran
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Event

A rally was held in Tehran on Sunday, November 4, to commemorate the 39th anniversary of the hostage crisis at the US Embassy in 1979. Thousands of people reportedly participated in the demonstration that was organized by the Iranian government. According to state media reports, associated rallies were also held across the country. Further anti-US demonstrations are possible in the coming days after the US resumes sanctions against Iran on Monday, November 5.

Context

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that the sanctions are being resumed in an effort to force Iran to stop its nuclear and ballistic missile programs. The sanctions will target the country’s oil exports as well as over 600 individuals and companies.

Advice

Individuals in Iran are advised to monitor developments to the situation, strictly avoid all protests and demonstrations, and adhere to all instructions issued by the local authorities and their home governments.

 

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