Iranians continue to protest the execution of Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr

Mass protest erupted across Iran on Friday demonstrating against the execution of prominent Shia cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr.

 

Thousands of demonstrators carried pictures of al-Nimir chanting “Death to Al Saud,” “Down with the United States” and “Death to Israel”.

 

Protesters gathered outside of the Mosalla Mosque in Tehran where they demonstrated for roughly forty minutes.

 

Iranian state media reported protests in other Iranian cities as well as Bahrain.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s