Protests continued in Iran over the death of a young woman, 83 said they had been killed

DUBAI, September 29 (Reuters) – Protests against the death of a young woman in police custody on Thursday in several cities in Iran, state and social media reported as a human rights group said at least 83 people had died in nearly two weeks demonstration. Mahsa Amini, 22, from the Iranian Kurdish city of Saqez, … Read more

Iranian President Says Amini’s Death ‘Tragic Incident’ But ‘Chaos’ Unacceptable

Raisi says that Amini’s death made everyone sad He says “chaos” is unacceptable, he supports the security forces Rising death toll as protests spread to over 80 cities The death of a woman in moral police custody sparked protests DUBAI, September 28 (Reuters) – Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi said Wednesday that the death of a … Read more

Saudi King appoints MbS Crown Prince as Prime Minister

RIYADH, Sept. 27 (Reuters) – Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz appointed his son and heir to the throne, Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Prime Minister of the kingdom, and his second son, Prince Khalid, Minister of Defense, a royal decree released on Tuesday. The reshuffle stopped another son, Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, as energy minister, said … Read more

Iran says the US is trying to use the unrest to weaken the country

Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Calls for teachers and students to strike Iran says it will respond to US actions Germany summons the Iranian ambassador DUBAI, September 26 (Reuters) – Iran accused the United States on Monday of using the unrest caused by the death of a woman in police … Read more

Iran protests against Western stance against mass protests over the death of a woman

British Ambassador summoned by the London media The envoy of Norway called the “interventionist” speaker Teachers’ union calls for strikes on Monday and Wednesday Iranian TV claims that 41 people were killed in more than a week of the riots DUBAI, September 25 (Reuters) – Iran called on British and Norwegian ambassadors over what he … Read more