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https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/01/turkey-iran-why-ankara-does-not-approve-protests.html

Turkey under Erdogan appears to be taking the side of the Iranian regime - despicable but unsurprising.
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Iranians in Sydney protest:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/915134728552499/permalink/1662766273789337/?pnref=story

And in London:

http://www.arabnews.com/node/1220731/world#photo/2
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Fingers crossed that things are moving in a rightly proper Royal direction. This could very well be their '1848' moment, if 1979 represented their '1789' moment.
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Arab media appears to express delight at the Iranian uprising:

https://www.memri.org/reports/reactions-in-gulf-to-iran-uprising
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https://english.alarabiya.net/en/perspective/features/2018/01/11/Iranian-regime-s-history-of-violent-crackdowns-against-dissent.html

We have known all along that any deals with the regime simply gives them the means to brutally repress the resistance movement inside the country. But ordinary Iranians are not about to give up - on the contrary, they have been galvanised and emboldened despite the lack of support from most Western nations for their cause.

https://thediplomat.com/2018/01/why-irans-monarchy-could-unite-a-divided-country/

I've always liked the writing of Akhilesh Pillalamarri for obvious reasons...
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Torture and killing continues in Iran:
https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/jan/16/iran-tortures-kills-protesters-8000-citizens-arres/


The comparisons with the Soviet Union and Apartheid South Africa still abound, and Trump is still the only national leader in the West to lend support to the protests:
http://www.washingtoninstitute.org/fikraforum/view/the-unraveling-islamic-republic
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Nigel Farage in favour of the Iran protests:

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An example of the heavy-handedness of Iran's religious police:


And this:
https://twitter.com/PahlaviReza/status/986943894247084033

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The Islamic Republic was founded upon treachery & bloodlust; it stands on columns of institutionalized discrimination, systematic injustice, unbridled corruption & ruinous incompetence. It is diff from any form of gov we’ve had & it will soon be forced to return Iran to Iranians.
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A royal message to protesters:

http://royalcentral.co.uk/international/crown-prince-reza-pahlavi-issues-new-statement-to-iranian-royalists-following-demonstrations-101028
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A testament to the Islamist regime's barbarity is the destruction of a mausoleum:
https://www.timesofisrael.com/body-of-iran-shah-possibly-found-heritage-officials/
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Apparently this coming out of Tehran:
https://twitter.com/AlirezaNader/status/990220869145432064

What we see is open defiance from common people who have lost their fear of the regime.
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More on the recent discovery:
https://kayhan.london/fa/1397/02/06/reza-shah-bless-your-soul
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https://english.alarabiya.net/en/News/north-africa/2018/05/01/Morocco-severs-ties-with-Iran-over-alleged-ties-with-West-Sahara-Polisario-Front.html

The Iranian regime continues to support movements that threaten destabilisation of the Arab World. Interestingly, African and general Third World support for the Western Sahara cause is fading.

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https://www.politico.com/story/2018/05/05/giuliani-trump-iran-regime-change-570744

Trump has been the only national leader to express clear support for Iranians' aspirations for freedom.

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http://nationalpost.com/opinion/np-view-as-iran-grows-yet-more-abhorrent-the-liberals-keep-getting-cozier

To nobody's surprise, the government of Justin Trudeau shows no support for protesters in Iran and everything it does is trying to appease the regime.

http://news.sky.com/story/boris-johnson-heads-to-washington-in-bid-to-save-iran-nuke-deal-11360915

And like Macron, Boris Johnson is trying to keep the drip feed to Tehran alive.

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