PBS NewsHour

Iranian president calls for calm amid deadly protests

Clip: 01/02/2018 | 5m 50s | Video has closed captioning.

Iran saw a fifth day of anti-government protests on Monday with at least 12 fatalities reported. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani called for calm amid the regime’s most serious challenge to its rule since the 2009 mass demonstrations. William Brangham learns more from The New York Times’ Thomas Erdbrink in Tehran.

Aired: 01/02/18

Rating: NR

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