The protests were mostly directed at Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's government, the Nazar media network reported. Usually the term "dictator" is addressed to Iran's Supreme Leader, Ali Khamenei.
State media quoted Mohsen Hamadani, a deputy governor of Tehran Province, as saying that law enforcement agencies would take tough measures against any gatherings in the wake of the protests in Mashhad. The province bore the brunt of a November 14 quake that killed at least 530 people and injured some 8,000 in Iran, leaving many others without shelter. Protests have even been held in Qom, a holy city home to powerful clerics.
Hundreds of Iranians protested in the northeastern city of Mashhad against the rising cost of food and other essentials, with local authorities saying an unspecified number of people had been arrested.
In social media footage, riot police were seen using water cannon and tear gas to disperse crowds.
But they also showed chants of "Death to the dictator" and "Not Gaza, not Lebanon, my life for Iran" - a reference to anger in some circles that the government is focusing on the wider region rather than improving conditions at home.
Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri, a Rohani ally, suggested that hard-line opponents of the president may have started the protests in Mashhad. "They think they will hurt the government by doing so", he warned.
Democrat Jones officially declared victor over Roy Moore Previously, Merrill has said it is "highly unlikely" that Jones would not be certified as the victor of the election. Moore's campaign was deeply wounded by accusations of sexual misconduct involving teenage girls decades ago.
A message calling for "No to high prices" protests was circulated recently on Telegram, he wrote in another tweet.
He has succeeded in bringing inflation down to single digits - from highs of more than 40 percent under his predecessor Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
Nazar and the semi-official Ilna news agency reported that there were also smaller protests on Thursday in Neyshabour, Kashmar, Yazd and Shahroud.
Holland made $15 million this year, but he did not exercise the $15 million player option after the 2017 season. Friday's agreement totals $52m over three years and reportedly includes a fourth-year vesting option at $14m.
Eric Garner was killed on July 17, 2014, after he was confronted by police for allegedly trying to sell "loosie" cigarettes. An out-of-court settlement in which the city agreed to pay the Garner family $5.9 million was announced in 2015.
One person certainly lucked out in this situation. "Why not just land in Tokyo and send the other person back?" she tweeted. She pointed out that boarding pass scanner should have registered the mistake.
Under the national Republican plan, homeowners will be able to deduct state and local property taxes up to $10,000. The Montclair Tax Collector's Office will open for five hours on Saturday to handle the demand.
Arnautovic said : "It can't be a goal for Bournemouth and it has to be a red card for Bournemouth , but that is football". He told the club website : "I didn't think it would be given with the length of conversation between the officials".
Friday's resolution requires United Nations member states to repatriate North Korean overseas workers within 24 months. Today the Kremlin said Russian Federation could help bring the Trump and Kim together if both sides were willing.
Afghan president Ashraf Ghani has called the attack on a Shiite Muslim cultural center in Kabul a "crime against humanity". Photo Security officials at the scene of a bomb attack in western Kabul , Afghanistan, on Thursday.
The Virginia State Board of Elections plans to break the tie picking the candidates' names out of a bowl on Wednesday. If Simonds were to win the seat, Republicans would lose majority control of the House of Delegates after 17 years.
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Gunman attacks Coptic church in Egypt
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Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots surpass $300 million
Both Powerball and Mega Millions now boast jackpots above $300 million, giving gamblers two chances to hit it big this weekend. The Mega Millions jackpot has reached $306 million, the Colorado Lottery's website shows.
SoftBank succeeds in tender offer for big stake in Uber
In an earlier report in August , the paper said Uber was losing roughly $9,000 a vehicle , 18 times more than previously believed. SoftBank will occupy two seats on the company's board and will now be an extremely influential player in decisions at Uber.
Space saga rules box office
Overseas, Last Jedi has launched in virtually every major market, save for China, where it doesn't debut until January 5. After a lull on Christmas Eve, moviegoing picked up in earnest on Christmas Day as films saw huge day-over-day gains.