Protests renewed in Tehran and several Iranian cities on Sunday evening, marking the sixth consecutive day of protests against the regime’s policies while some violent clashes erupted between protestors and security forces in some cities.
According to videos published by activists, there were protests in the neighborhood of Ekbatan, northwest of Tehran, in other areas like Daneshjoo Park in the center of Tehran, and in the streets of Karagar and Amir Abad in South Tehran.
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هموطنانی که نزدیک هستند سریع خود را به این نقطه از شهر برسانید#ارسالی#تظاهرات_سراسرى #IslamicRegimeMustGo pic.twitter.com/9Z4dRHk0Uf
— بانوی پارسه👑 (@Greatpersia1980) August 5, 2018
Protestors in Enghelab Street, in the center of Tehran, were chanting “Death to the Dictator.” A video showed security forces attack protestors while some young men burnt trash bins to obstruct the security forces’ advance.
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درگيري شديد در خيابان انقلاب 👇👇👇👇👇👇 pic.twitter.com/AOC28C4aPj
— U.M (@UM47626185) August 5, 2018
Violent clashes also erupted between protestors and riot police in the park of Tehran’s theatre, and according to some reports, there were violent clashes between protestors and riot police in Qom and Karaj.
Activists said the government shut down cellular services and cut off the internet in both cities, Qom and Karaj, to prevent citizens from publishing photos of protests and clashes.
#کازرون بە تظاھرات پیوست. قطع اینترنت بی فایدە است.#نظام_رفتنی_است pic.twitter.com/9emY3GTbZo
— Ali Javanmardi (@Javanmardi75) August 5, 2018
Meanwhile, in Kazerun, in the Fars Province, hundreds of people protested in the center of city and chanted anti-regime slogans.
Last Update: Monday, 6 August 2018 KSA 08:46 – GMT 05:46