Iranian Protest Held in Las Cruces
POSTED: Saturday, June 27, 2009 - 10:21pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:24pm
The controversy over the presidential elections in Iran have hit home. Supporters of the protestors in Iran held their own demonstration Saturday morning. The event was organized by NMSU students, many of them have family in Iran. That's why they protested with masks. Natives of Iran told us the way the current president is handling the protest is unbelievable.
It's been more than two weeks since the presidential elections were held in Iran. Several reports have suggested the election was rigged. Since then, protests over the outcome have been held and dozens have been killed.