Saturday, and again on Sunday, protests and demonstrations broke in cities across Iran after the military admitted having shot down a commercial passenger plane last week. Outside a Tehran university they chanted, ‘’they are lying that our enemy is America, our enemy is right here’’, Reuters reports. Police are said to have responded with batons and tear gas. In a Tweet written in English and Farsi, President Trump said Iran should allow human rights organisations into the country, warning that ‘’the world is watching’’.
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