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US Congressman to introduce resolution supporting Iranian protestors

US Congressman to introduce resolution supporting Iranian protestors

Washington, Jan 14 (UNI) Bakersfield Congressman and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy has announced his plans to introduce a resolution to support protesters in Iran.

"I'm introducing a resolution in support of the protestors (sic.) in Iran. The world is watching, and the people of Iran need to know that they are not alone in this pivotal moment." the Congressman said in a tweet.

His message was retweeted by President Trump who himself had on January 12 in a tweet urged the Iranian regime not to use high handed tactics to deal with the protestors

"To the leaders of Iran - DO NOT KILL YOUR PROTESTERS. Thousands have already been killed or imprisoned by you, and the World is watching. More importantly, the USA is watching. Turn your internet back on and let reporters roam free! Stop the killing of your great Iranian people!", Mr Trump had tweeted.


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