Iran’s players silent during anthem at World Cup amid crack down on protests at home

Channel 4 News • Nov 21, 2022: While the Iranian football team refused to sing their country’s anthem at today’s game, security forces were firing on protestors in two cities in Iranian Kurdistan – where witnesses said dozens of people were injured. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Other reports say at least 11 people were killed during a heavy security crackdown in the city of Mahabad over the weekend. —– Watch more of our explainer series here – https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list… Get more news at our site – https://www.channel4.com/news/

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