Iran Government Sympathizers Harass Protestors At World Cup

Tensions ran high off the field at Iran’s second match

  • At Iran’s second match at the World Cup on Friday, fans supporting the Iranian regime confronted those protesting against it.
  • Stadium security confiscated flags, T-shirts and other items showing support for the protest movement that has erupted against the Islamic Republic.
  • Stadium security prevented some fans from carrying in Persian pre-revolutionary flags to the Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium.
  • Others carrying such flags had them torn from their hands by pro-regime Iran fans, who also hurled insults at fans wearing T-shirts depicting the slogan of the protest movement embroiling the country, “Woman, Life, Freedom.”
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