• Iran Government Supporters Confront Protesters at World Cup

    4 days ago - By Comcast SportsNet

    Irans political turmoil is casting a shadow also over Irans second match at the World Cup, with pro-government fans harassing anti-government fans outside the stadium in Qatar. Unlike in their first match against England, the Iran players sang along to their national anthem before the match against Wales. Some Iran fans confiscated Persian pre-revolutionary Iranian flags from supporters entering the stadium and shouted insults at those wearing shirts with the slogan of the countrys protest movement, Woman, Life, Freedom. Small mobs of men angrily chanted The Islamic Republic of Iran at...
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  • Why are some of Iran's fans protesting at the World Cup?

    4 days ago - By Al Jazeera

    Iran's presence at the World Cup has brought more attention to the country where anti-government protests continue.
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