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U.S. Signals Rare Support for Anti-Regime Protests in Iran, Even as Biden Shrinks From Condemning Mullahs

‘The Iranian people have a right to hold their government accountable. We support their rights to peaceful assembly and freedom of expression online and offline — without fear of violence and reprisal.’

A bakery at Tehran May 11, 2022. Iran abruptly raised prices as much as 300 percent for a variety of staples. AP/Vahid Salemi

BENNY AVNIIMAGE

04:19:28 pm

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BENNY AVNI

Benny Avni is a columnist who has published in the New York Post, WSJOpinion, The Daily Beast, Newsweek, Israel Radio, Ha’Aretz, and others. Once New York Sun, always New York Sun.

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