Hundreds detained, internet blocked as Raisi calls for 'decisively dealing with' Iranian protests

Hundreds detained, internet blocked as Raisi calls for ‘decisively dealing with’ Iranian protests

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi called on Saturday “to deal decisively” with protests sparked by the death of a young woman in the custody of the Islamic Republic’s vice police, sparking a deadly crackdown. In a phone call with the family of a Basij militiaman who was allegedly killed by protesters in Iran’s second-largest city, Mashhad, …

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