News Alerts

30 Dec 2019 | 10:51 AM UTC

Iran: Rally reported in Tehran December 30

Iran News Alert

Media reports of ongoing rally in Tehran on December 30; transportation disruptions likely

TIMEFRAME expected from 12/30/2019, 12:00 AM until 12/31/2019, 11:59 PM (Asia/Tehran). COUNTRY/REGION Tehran

Event

Media sources have reported an ongoing rally in Tehran on Monday, December 30. Participants have gathered at Imam Hussein Square for the event, at which large crowds have been reported.

A heightened security presence and transportation disruptions are to be expected in the vicinity of the rally and any associated gatherings.

Context

The rally is said to be an annual pro-government gathering that began in 2009, following the Green Movement that opposed former President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's reelection. The rally comes weeks after the start of nationwide anti-government protests in Iran.

Advice

Individuals in Tehran are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid all protests as a precaution, anticipate transportation disruptions near demonstration sites, and adhere to instructions issued by local authorities.

 

Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Related news