People rally in solidarity with anti-government protests in Iran

Yahoo News Photo Staff

Hundreds of Iranians held rallies on Saturday in support of the anti-government protests in Iran, in cities including Washington, D.C., Stockholm, London, Paris and Berlin.

About 400 people gathered in central Paris, and several hundred held a rally in front of Berlin’s Brandenburg Gate with Iranian flags, drums and banners calling for a change of government. (Reuters)

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<p>Demonstrators hold Iranian flags during a rally in Lafayette Park across from the White House in Washington, on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in solidarity with anti-government demonstrators in Iran. Iran has seen its largest anti-government protests since the disputed presidential election in 2009. (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP) </p>
Washington, D.C.

Demonstrators hold Iranian flags during a rally in Lafayette Park across from the White House in Washington, on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in solidarity with anti-government demonstrators in Iran. Iran has seen its largest anti-government protests since the disputed presidential election in 2009. (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)

<p>A man carries a banner reading ‘Stop the Iranian murder regime’ at the same time as people wave the Flag of Iran (1907·1979) in Hamburg, Germany, Jan. 6,2018. (Photo: Axel Heimken/DPA via ZUMA Press) </p>
Hamburg, Germany

A man carries a banner reading ‘Stop the Iranian murder regime’ at the same time as people wave the Flag of Iran (1907·1979) in Hamburg, Germany, Jan. 6,2018. (Photo: Axel Heimken/DPA via ZUMA Press)

<p>Demonstrators hold Iranian flags during a rally in Lafayette Park across from the White House in Washington, on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in solidarity with anti-government demonstrators in Iran. (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP) </p>
Washington, D.C.

Demonstrators hold Iranian flags during a rally in Lafayette Park across from the White House in Washington, on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in solidarity with anti-government demonstrators in Iran. (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)

<p>A demonstrator dressed as the Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei participates a rally across from the White House in Washington, on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in solidarity with anti-government demonstrators in Iran. (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP) </p>
Washington, D.C.

A demonstrator dressed as the Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei participates a rally across from the White House in Washington, on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in solidarity with anti-government demonstrators in Iran. (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)

<p>Protesters hold signs and flags of the Iranian consitutional monarchy era as they protest near Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, Jan. 6, 2018. (Photo: OMER MESSINGER/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock) </p>
Berlin, Germany

Protesters hold signs and flags of the Iranian consitutional monarchy era as they protest near Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, Jan. 6, 2018. (Photo: OMER MESSINGER/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock)

<p>The Organization of the Iranian American Communities holds a demonstration in Lafayette Park across for the White House in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in solidarity with those demonstrating in Iran. (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP) </p>
Washington, D.C.

The Organization of the Iranian American Communities holds a demonstration in Lafayette Park across for the White House in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in solidarity with those demonstrating in Iran. (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)

<p>Iranian flag flutter in the wind as the Organization of the Iranian American Communities holds a demonstration in Lafayette Park across for the White House in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in solidarity with those demonstrating in Iran. (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP) </p>
Washington, D.C.

Iranian flag flutter in the wind as the Organization of the Iranian American Communities holds a demonstration in Lafayette Park across for the White House in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, in solidarity with those demonstrating in Iran. (Photo: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)

<p>People demonstrate in solidarity with anti-government protests in Iran near the Iranian embassy in Paris, France, Jan. 6, 2018. (Photo: Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters) </p>
Paris, France

People demonstrate in solidarity with anti-government protests in Iran near the Iranian embassy in Paris, France, Jan. 6, 2018. (Photo: Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters)

<p>A protester covers his face with the flag of the Iranian consitutional monarchy era as he attends a protest near Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, Jan. 6, 2018. (Photo: OMER MESSINGER/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock) </p>
Berlin, Germany

A protester covers his face with the flag of the Iranian consitutional monarchy era as he attends a protest near Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, Jan. 6, 2018. (Photo: OMER MESSINGER/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock)

<p>Opponents of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani hold a protest outside the Iranian embassy in west London, Britain, Jan. 2, 2018. (Photo: Simon Dawson/Reuters) </p>
London, Britain

Opponents of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani hold a protest outside the Iranian embassy in west London, Britain, Jan. 2, 2018. (Photo: Simon Dawson/Reuters)

<p>Pictures of Ruhollah Khomeini and Hassan Rohani are stomped on by protesters in front of the Embassy of Iran on Jan. 4, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo: Julien Mattia/NurPhoto via ZUMA Press) </p>
Paris, France

Pictures of Ruhollah Khomeini and Hassan Rohani are stomped on by protesters in front of the Embassy of Iran on Jan. 4, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo: Julien Mattia/NurPhoto via ZUMA Press)

<p>People demonstrate in front of the Brandenburg Gate to support protests across Iran, in Berlin, Germany, Jan. 6, 2018. (Photo: Hannibal Hanschke/Reuters) </p>
Berlin, Germany

People demonstrate in front of the Brandenburg Gate to support protests across Iran, in Berlin, Germany, Jan. 6, 2018. (Photo: Hannibal Hanschke/Reuters)

<p>A group of demonstrators associated with National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) gather outside the Iranian Embassy in London to show solidarity with anti-government protesters in Iran and demand an end to the Islamic Republic and the Iranian establishment, Jan. 6, 2018. (Photo: Wiktor Szymanowicz/REX/Shutterstock) </p>
London, Britain

A group of demonstrators associated with National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI) gather outside the Iranian Embassy in London to show solidarity with anti-government protesters in Iran and demand an end to the Islamic Republic and the Iranian establishment, Jan. 6, 2018. (Photo: Wiktor Szymanowicz/REX/Shutterstock)

<p>Opponents of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani hold a protest outside the Iranian embassy in west London, Britain, Jan. 2, 2018. (Photo: Simon Dawson/Reuters) </p>
London, Britain

Opponents of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani hold a protest outside the Iranian embassy in west London, Britain, Jan. 2, 2018. (Photo: Simon Dawson/Reuters)

<p>People demonstrate in front of the Brandenburg Gate to support protests across Iran, in Berlin, Germany, Jan. 2, 2018. (Photo: Hannibal Hanschke/Reuters) </p>
Berlin, Germany

People demonstrate in front of the Brandenburg Gate to support protests across Iran, in Berlin, Germany, Jan. 2, 2018. (Photo: Hannibal Hanschke/Reuters)

<p>People protest in Los Angeles, Calif., in support of anti-government protesters in Iran, Jan. 3, 2018. (Lucy Nicholson/Reuters) </p>
Los Angeles, Calif.

People protest in Los Angeles, Calif., in support of anti-government protesters in Iran, Jan. 3, 2018. (Lucy Nicholson/Reuters)

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