US Warns Iran "The World is Watching"

  • Anti establishment protest is spreading all over Iran over the issue of widespread corruption, economic policies of the government, and declining standard of living. Iranian government has asked its citizens to avoid “illegal gatherings” to contain the protest. Administration has arrested 52 people in Mashhad (second largest city of Iran). USA has condemned the arrests. Donald Trump administration has went on to call Iran’s government a "fanatical regime" and also accused Iran of complying with the nuclear deal. The White House statement also accused Iran of squandering wealth of the nation for funding and supporting terrorism abroad. It also asked the Iranian government to respect citizen’s rights and warned that “the world is watching”.