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The sound of explosion of fire cracker and other bonfire can be heard in Jomhoori st. in Tehran


feast of fire in Tehran
feast of fire in Tehran

Eyewitness reports from the capital Tehran indicates that the sound of explosion from use of fire crackers and other bonfire elements is heard across Tehran. Youth are taking advantage of the occasion to show their anger and protest at the government by taking to the streets and holding the traditional Feast of Fire ceremonies.
Radan, the suppressive state security force's deputy commander is quoted to have said: the government's Red Line would be for the people and youth to take over main streets and cross sections.