November 6, 2016 Special Dispatch No. 6666

Photos From Regime-Organized Anti-U.S. Demonstrations In Iran Marking 37th Anniversary Of 1979 U.S. Embassy Takeover

November 6, 2016
Iran | Special Dispatch No. 6666

The anniversary of the 1979 takeover of the U.S. embassy in Tehran occurred this year on November 3. As it does every year, the Iranian regime marked the occasion by organizing mass demonstrations across the country. Photos from these demonstrations show participants burning the flags of the U.S., Israel and Saudi Arabia and carrying images and effigies depicting the leaders of these countries as devils, pigs, Pinocchio, etc. Below is a sampling of photos.

For video of the demonstrations, see MEMRI TV Clip No. 5740 and MEMRI TV Clip No. 5741.

Photos From Demonstrations In Tehran Released By Iranian News Agency ISNA[1]

Demonstrators use poles to tear down structures representing Saudi Arabia, Britain, Israel, U.S.




Photos From Demonstrations In Tehran Posted On Iranian Entekhab Website[2]




On sign: "Death to America"


On the girls' hands: "Death to America"

Photos From Demonstrations Across Iran Released By Iranian News Agency ISNA[3]

Photo from city of Urmia:  "Obituary" in which Israel, Britain, France and the Aal Sa'ud family (royal family of Saudi Arabia) announce the departure of Obama, depicted as Pinocchio, and of U.S. presidential candidates Clinton and Trump, described as "bloodthirsty criminals" who died an untimely death thanks to Iran's revolutionary youth.


Demonstration in Urmia: Uncle Sam as a devil, above the caption "death to America."


Demonstration in Karaj: signs say "death to Aal Sa'ud", "death to Israel."


Demonstration in Rashd: burning images of Saudi, U.S. leaders


Demonstration in Rashd: sign says "death to America"




[1] ISNA (Iran), November 3, 2016.

[2], November 3, 2016.

[3] ISNA (Iran), November 3, 2016.


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