gas price protests


  • police 2019-11-26 21:50

    Protestors’ refusal to join rioters admirable, says police official 

    TEHRAN – The fact that from the very first hours demonstrators separated their path from rioters and thugs in the last week’s protests over increase in gasoline price testifies the people’s vigilance and this is admirable, Brigadier General Ayoub Soleimani, the deputy police chief, said on Tuesday.

  • police 2019-11-25 20:03

    Large batch of shotguns seized before gas price rise protests: TV

    TEHRAN – Iranian security and intelligence forces have seized a large number of black shotguns over the last one and a half years, the national TV said in a report aired on Sunday, revealing that such guns were used during the riots in certain cities in Iran last week.

  • Majlis 2019-11-25 19:13

    Protestors are different from rioters and thugs: MP

    TEHRAN – An Iranian parliamentarian said on Monday that those who protested against increase in gas price definitely have nothing to share with those who embarked on damaging public property and attacking security forces.

  • kadkhoda 2019-11-17 19:44

    Guardian Council: People entitled to oppose executive decisions

    TEHRAN – The spokesman for the Guardian Council of the Constitution said that opposing executive decisions is an inevitable right of the people, but stressed that public properties should not be damaged in the protests.